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Running from Hatred: Roma communities struggle for human rights

The wave of attacks on Roma camps by radical groups over the past several months in Ukraine has revealed a high level of intolerance of the Roma minority ethnic group in the country. Over the past…  


New technologies allow people with visual impairments to enjoy theatre

Lviv First Theater for Children and Youth introduces new technologies, making the Universal Design principles practical and transforming a theater into more inclusive space for spectators with…  


"Human Rights Media Festival": UNDP Promotes Human Rights in Journalism Education

Should human rights be part of the journalism curriculum? Three out of four people in Ukraine say they find out about human rights issues from television, while 57 per cent of respondents also…  


“Administrative Service Centre in a suitcase”: People from Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts to receive administrative services at home

The United Nations Development Programme in Ukraine has transferred a digital suitcase bought within the Recovery and Peacebuilding Programme with financial support from the European Union to the…  


Attendees at the DumkoFest festival learned how Ukrainians can tackle corruption and achieve success without bribes

The DumkoFest: Anticorruption festival has taken place in Kyiv. About 400 people participated in open discussions with journalists, anti-corruption experts and civil society activists. The festival…  


Behind IDP Status: Observance of the rights of internally displaced

What are the recurring human rights issues faced by internally displaced persons? A recent sociological poll of internally displaced persons and service providers working with them confirmed that they…  


Business becomes an active player in building integrity at local level in Ukraine

UNDP Ukraine and the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs are continuing to support integrity and anti-corruption initiatives aimed at increasing transparency in the public sector in Ukraine.  


First Universal Design School in Ukraine: Graduates to teach their students how to create a world comfortable for everyone

"To live in a comfortable world, we need Universal Design experts who are able to develop people-oriented designs. Nowadays, there are not that many such specialists in Ukraine, and almost no training…  


E-government in eastern Ukraine: Assessment and development prospects

The United Nations Development Programme in Ukraine has conducted the first comprehensive assessment of use of e-government tools by regional state administrations and local governments in Donetsk and…  


Young activists to implement innovative anti-corruption solutions on the local level

The Integrity Solutions Social Innovation Camp gathered 14 youth teams to continue brainstorming and refining their ideas how to tackle corruption practices at the local level. The independent jury…  

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