Daria Borovyk

born 1994, Odesa, Ukraine. As an architect, urban planner and researcher, Daria works in strategic urban development with a focus on community engagement, training and capacity building. Her research interests are in global migration, post-disaster response and systemic change

Nina Dyrenko

is a researcher, planting designer and a gardener. Practitioner of urban gardening on various scales - from the creation of pocket gardens to greenery projects of former factories. Curated the educational program on urban ecosystems at xawwi34. Currently working on a Book about Kyiv trees. Master of Journalism, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv.

Daryna Pyrogova

is an independent sociologist and consultant in strategic urban development and public engagement based in Kyiv and Vilnius. She worked as a researcher, analyst, and project manager at the Kyiv International Institute of Sociology (2012-2017), CEDOS think tank (2017-2019), taught at the Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (2012-2014), at the Kharkiv School of Architecture (2019) and mentored the education process at CANactions School for Urban Studies (2018-2019). Since 2018, Daryna has been engaged in the elaboration of Integrated Urban Development Concepts for Kyiv, Kharkiv, Melitopol, and smaller territorial units of Ukraine as a national mentor and expert. Currently, she is working on topics of forced migration, war impact on the environment, and Ukraine's spatial and social recovery

Vadym Sidash

born in 1988 in Kyiv, Ukraine. In 2011 started working as an architect. In 2018 open his private practice in design studio Berezen Studio. They develop architecture and interior desigh as well as interior design. In designing, the studio always takes into account the urban planning context, as well as modern urban trends.