Tetyana RamusUkrainian journalist, public figure, and artist, Goodwill Ambassador for White Ribbon Ukraine and White Ribbon USA
and White Ribbon
Tetyana Ramus, a Ukrainian journalist, public figure and artist, has been a Goodwill Ambassador for White Ribbon Ukraine and White Ribbon USA since 2019.
Tetyana Ramus and her brand ARTRAMUS joined the international public movement White Ribbon in 2019.
The purpose of the cooperation is to unite international and national leaders of public opinion, experts on the concept of #ChangeHelpPrevent.
- Change the lives of people who have been victims of domestic violence for the better;
- Help victims of domestic violence;
- Prevent the phenomena of domestic violence and gender inequality.
Photo with Michael Kaufman, founder of the White Ribbon movement
Also, at the initiative of Tetyana Ramus, a series of seminars was held with the participation of the National Police of Ukraine on the prevention of domestic violence, discrimination and bullying.
ARTRAMUS became the first Ukrainian brand to support the White Ribbon international movement aimed at protecting women’s rights in matters of gender equality.
As part of her collaboration with White Ribbon, Tetyana Ramus has released a capsule collection of themed T-shirts to draw attention to the issue of domestic violence in Ukraine and around the world.
In 2020, at the third annual award “2020 Best GR Specialist”, Tetyana Ramus received the award of the Ukrainian Association of GR professionals and lobbyists as “Best GR Project” for active public activities and cooperation with White Ribbon Ukraine in drawing attention to the issue of domestic violence.
In May 2021, Tetyana Ramus participated in the V International Open GR Forum in Istanbul, where she presented to international partners the activities of White Ribbon Ukraine and the organization’s experience in protecting the rights of victims of domestic violence.
In 2021, the Tetyana Ramus Foundation partnered up with Ukraine’s first WhiteRibbonUA mobile app to counter violence. The app was launched and developed with the support of the Democracy Promotion Foundation of the US Embassy in Ukraine.
During the sixteen days of activism against violence in 2021, Tetyana Ramus and White Ribbon implemented a large-scale information campaign in the media with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine.
Also, the “This is not a game” art project was presented in Kyiv calling for greater attention to the issue of domestic violence and explaining its main forms and signs.
Additionally, an informational art exhibition was held in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine with the participation of parliamentarians.
In 2021, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine with the assistance of Tetyana Ramus as Ambassador for White Ribbon published an informational booklet “Do you see a person who suffers from violence? Don’t stay away!”.