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EU and UN transferred brand-new mobile ASCs to communities in Luhansk Oblast

Two brand-new Mobile Administrative Service Centres will be travelling the streets of Bilovodsk and Kremina ATCs, providing locals with much-needed administrative services quickly and efficiently.  

UN held a forum in Donetsk Oblast to address gender-based violence

One in five women in Ukraine between 15-49 has experienced at least one form of physical or sexual violence in her lifetime. And despite many countries having strong national policies and frameworks…  

Just Like You: People sometimes just need a launch pad

A story of human rights defender Olia Makar. a member of the “Youth for Peace” movement and the community of Sant’Edigio. Olia became one of the heros of Just Like You initiative implemented by Real…  

Young people against corruption: Students learn how to use anti-corruption instruments

Marking the International Day Against Corruption on December 9, the UN Recovery and Peacebuilding Programme launched an educational campaign among students of law faculties in Luhansk Oblast, aiming…  

Just Like You: Rugby, business and activism in a wheelchair

The first changes for positive inclusion have already been made to Ukrainian law. But the support and participation of society is needed to ensure they are implemented and expanded. But what kind of…  

On the Human Rights Day a Photo Exhibition “Just Like You” was opened in Kyiv

The heroes of the photo exhibition are human rights defenders who are focusing on such topics as gender equality, palliative care, human rights during the conflict, inclusivity, human rights in places…  

Ukraine ranks mid-table in UNDP’s 2019 Human Development Report

Ukraine placed 88th out of 189 countries covered by UNDP’s 2019 Human Development Report released today, ranking it in the high human development category with a Human Development Index of 0.750.  

Functional and institutional review of Ukrainian parliament’s Secretariat launched with EU support

In support of parliamentary reform in Ukraine and in agreement with the Ukrainian Parliament, the United Nations Development Programme has entered into an agreement with the Westminster Foundation for…  

The successes of electronic governance: Estonia’s lessons for Ukraine

Estonia’s successful experience in applying e-governance instruments and possible ways to replicate it in Ukraine were discussed at the forum “Estonia’s experience for eastern Ukraine: e-governance,…  

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