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Ukraine: Non-permanent Member of the U.N. Security Council in 2016 - 2017

Putting into circulation : 7 September 2016
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
5 nickel silver 16.54 35,0 special uncirculated corrugated 30000 30000

Series: Other coins
The coin commemorates the event that gives Ukraine an additional ability to inform the international community of what is going on in the country, as well as provides it with a new opportunity to protect its sovereignty and territorial integrity. The U.N. Security Council is a standing United Nations body responsible for maintaining international peace and security.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 51

Obverse: above is Ukraine`s small coat of arms and the legend УКРАЇНА (Ukraine), and the coin face value 5/ГРИВЕНЬ (5/hryvnias) (to the right); to the left is the coin issue year 2016 and the mint mark of the NBU Banknote Minting and Printing Works; there is a yellow and blue ribbon (pad-printed) against the background of the globe, which has a guilder rose twig on top.
Reverse: against a smooth background is the U.N. emblem surrounded by the following legends: ТРАНСФОРМУЮЧИ СПІЛЬНІ ЗУСИЛЛЯ НА БЛАГО МИРУ, БЕЗПЕКИ І ПРОЦВІТАННЯ (Transforming joint efforts to achieve peace, security and prosperity); against a matt background are the following circular legends: УКРАЇНА - НЕПОСТІЙНИЙ ЧЛЕН РАДИ БЕЗПЕКИ ООН, 2016-2017 (Ukraine: non-permanent member of the U.N. Security Council, 2016 - 2017).
Designer: Volodymyr Taran , Oleksandr Kharuk , Serhii Kharuk
Engraver: Sviatoslav Ivanenko