Achieve a dream: emigree opens a hostel and anti-cafe in Mariupol

00:55, 3 March 2018

How to open your own business with three thousand hryvnias in a pocket? Owner of the hostel and anti-cafe Mykola Petayev, the co-owner of hostel and anti-café knows the answer to this question. He is a displaced person from Sakhanka, near Mariupol. Together with his friends, he started his own business in a front-line town. His guests are people from the territories occupied by militants and even foreigners. How not to be afraid to risk and to believe in yourself - in our next story from the “Close East” project.

As part of the project "Close East", we go on telling about people who make Donbass better for fellow countrymen and closer to the whole country.

This film is presented by the 112 Ukraine TV channel in the framework of the project with the Ukraine Confidence Building Initiative (UCBI II), funded by the US agency of international development USAID. It is devoted to the people of Donbas region who have managed to change their lives in spite of the war unfolding in Eastern Ukraine.