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.
18 September 2015
Lately citizens of Ukraine, when buying goods and services, began opting not only for price and quality but other factors as well. Among them is the country of origin of goods, a business owner, production conditions, professional level of employees and so on.
31 August 2015
Do you have any questions? Feel free to consult with the lawyer! So did nearly 1200 residents of Ukraine when using the chatroom of the Legal Space portal. For the last three months the amount of inquiries in the chatroom promptly increases.
07 May 2015
Last week the conference of parents, relatives and friends who support LGBT- people in their struggle for equal rights and tolerance towards sexual minorities was held in Kiev.
10 March 2015
What has happened here? That’s the question I believe we must answer, not only for historical perspective, and not only to punish those who broke the law. We must answer it to gain a deeper understanding of how our society functions in the face of injustice, and to set the tone for a fairer and more equitable future Ukraine.
20 February 2015
Crimes against humanity committed during Euromaidan in November 2013 – February 2014 led to at least 114 deaths, including 94 Euromaidan activists, imprisonment for different terms of at least several hundreds of people, physical injuries to over a thousand of activists. The fate of 27 missing persons is still unknown