03 April 2018
On April 3, a custody records system to ensure rights of detainees was presented in Kherson. The system was launched in the temporary detention facility in Kherson. Prior to that the same system was introduced in the temporary detention center No. 1 in the city of Dnipro.
29 March 2018
On March 29, the city of Dnipro presented a custody records system to ensure rights of detainees. The system was launched in the temporary detention center No. 1 in the city of Dnipro.
22 February 2018
Recently Ukraine first appeared on the European map, which outlines the location of community based mental health support services within the framework of the study of the situation with psychiatric care in Europe. Ukraine is shown on the map with an explanation: “These services do not exist”.
30 January 2018
Restoring Justice in the Donbas. Application of International Mechanisms for Ensuring Human Rights in the East of Ukraine in the Context of Armed Conflict.
19 January 2018
At the heart of the procedural interview are principles of interpersonal communication, namely: respect, ethics and human rights.
12 December 2017
At the invitation of the IRF, a representative of the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court personally visited Kyiv to directly communicate with Ukrainian counterparts, to tell about the Office's work as part of a preliminary study of the situation in Ukraine.
07 December 2017
On October 11, a unique large-scale study of the actual practice of public prosecutors at the stage of pre-trial investigation was released. The study titled "The Role of the Public Prosecutor at the Pre-Trial Stage of the Criminal Proceedings" was conducted through the initiative of the International Renaissance Foundation during 2016-2017 by a group of 18 researchers. They assessed the actual practice of...
29 November 2017
The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine noted during the expert talk that the challenges which Ukraine was confronted with detected gaps in the international law which was developed without taking into account modern hybrid warfare.
07 July 2017
Today, on July 7, the Advocacy Advisory Panel handed over to the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (The Hague) proofs of the involvement of Russian officials in crimes against humanity committed by senior officials of Ukraine during the Revolution of Dignity.
19 December 2016
The practice of providing free legal aid to poor people has been always existing. However, the term "clinical legal education" appeared in the early twentieth century in the United States. Its appearance has identified a new trend in the field of legal science.
17 December 2016
For the second year Human Rights and Justice Program Initiative of the International Renaissance Foundation supports the implementation of projects aimed at reforming the police. And not only for structural and organizational changes, and - most importantly - the transformation of their philosophy. In particular, the introduction of the police work’s new principles is focused on the needs of local communities...
30 November 2016
AUCO "Fulcrum" in partnership with the Women's Consortium of Ukraine and the National Assembly of the Disabled of Ukraine with the support of the International Renaissance Foundation and the Coalition for Combating Discrimination in Ukraine presented Ukrainian Corporate Equality Index 2016.
06 October 2016
On October 5, the materials proving the scale and systemic character of crimes against civilians committed during the Euromaidan events were filed to the International Criminal Court. A formal letter to the court in Hague was signed at the press conference by Markiyan Galabala, one of the Heavenly Hundred’s attorneys, and Roman Romanov, Human Rights and Justice Program Initiative Director, the International...
02 March 2016
Passengers of the Sharm el-Sheikh flight in Zaporizhzhya airport are surprised when I cut the line at the customs and enter the departure lounge without tickets or any inspection together with two other representatives of the National Preventive Mechanism (NPM)
26 October 2015
On 23 October 2015, International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR) submitted a communication on war crimes and crimes against humanity in Ukraine to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, the Netherlands.
16 October 2015
The study titled “Procedural rights of suspects (apprehended persons) in detention by law enforcement agencies
of Ukraine” took place during 2014-2015.