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- 50 Years since the Foundation of the Ukrainian World Congress, cost 2017
Coin 50 Years since the Foundation of the Ukrainian World Congress 5 грн., market price 22.06.2021
50 років Світовому конгресу українців
Obverse: against the backdrop of a conventionalized globe is a decorative tree made to look like a vyshyvanka ornament; to the left are Ukraine’s small coat of arms and the semicircular legend УКРАЇНА (Ukraine); to the right is the coin’s face value – 5/ ГРИВЕНЬ (5/ hryvnias) (semicircular); below is the coin’s issue year – 2017; in the center of the decorative tree is the mint mark of the NBU Banknote Printing and Minting Works.
Reverse: against a smooth background is a conventionalized sheaf tied with a straw rope, which symbolizes the uniting and consolidating activity of the UWC around the world; on both sides of the sheaf are the years – 1967 and 2017; there are the semicircular legends: СВІТОВИЙ КОНҐРЕС УКРАЇНЦІВ (above) and UKRAINIAN WORLD CONGRESS (below).
This coin celebrates the international coordination assembly of all Ukrainian public organizations in the diaspora, which has been representing the interests of millions of Ukrainians for 50 years. The purpose and objectives of the UWC are to promote democracy and human rights around the world, and support the independence, territorial integrity, national identity and economic prosperity of Ukraine – the spiritual homeland of Ukrainians who live abroad. In 2003, the UWC was recognized by the United Nations Economic and Social Council as a non-governmental organization with special consultative status.
|26.12.2017||5||nickel silver||16.54||35||35 000 шт.|