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12 May 2021
Press Release

350 GBV survivors get new professional competencies in IT in frames of the Equality Springboard project

May 11, 2021, Kyiv, UNFPA Ukraine presented IT courses for women in difficult life circumstances, including GBV survivors, which will allow them to get a new competitive profession in IT and become... Read more

5 May 2021
Statement

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem International Day of the Midwife

Every day in every part of the world, midwives save the lives of women and babies and promote the health and well-being of entire communities. They deserve our respect and gratitude, but that is not... Read more

28 April 2021
News

Non-Traditional Careers for Men? Three stories of men who break stereotypes

“Life would be easier without stereotypes”. A veteran’s story who became an educator Dmytro is a qualified electromechanical technician. After college, he worked at the railway station, served in the... Read more

14 April 2021
Press Release

Nearly half of all women are denied their bodily autonomy, says new UNFPA report, My Body is My Own

Violations include rape, forced sterilization, virginity testing, female genital mutilation and more NEW YORK, 14 April 2021 - Nearly half of women in 57 developing countries are denied the right to... Read more

8 April 2021
Statement

Statement on the occasion of 50th anniversary of the declaration of International Roma Day

On the occasion of International Roma Day, celebrated worldwide on 8 April, we would like to send our warm wishes to all Roma in Ukraine. This year, on 8 April, the International Roma Day... Read more

6 April 2021
Press Release

EU supports the launch of online Fathers’ Club in Kyiv

With EU support, the “Tatohub.Kyiv” Fathers’ Club started operating online on April 6. It is addressed to fathers in Kyiv who would like to become more conscious and responsible parents by sharing... Read more

23 March 2021
Press Release

UNFPA Ukraine and Citrus launch a partnership to empower and improve the well-being of young people in Ukrainian cities

UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund in Ukraine and the Citrus have teamed up to promote youth empowerment and engagement in the decision making process through Youth Well-Being Index Platforms in... Read more

19 March 2021
News

"I have one piece of advice: don't be afraid." What it is like to be a dad on parental leave in Ukraine

Parental leave often hinders a woman's career. Many women have to choose between childcare and work. According to a UN Population Fund survey, 65% of Ukrainian dads believe that the role of dads is... Read more

18 March 2021
News

Raising children and working: how to combine these responsibilities? A father’s story

At the end of December 2020, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the draft law “On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts Concerning Ensuring Equal Opportunities for Mother and Father to Care for... Read more

18 March 2021
News

Raising children and working: how to combine these responsibilities? A father’s story

At the end of December 2020, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the draft law “On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts Concerning Ensuring Equal Opportunities for Mother and Father to Care for a... Read more

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