The Scale of Human trafficking in Ukraine
A study commissioned by the International Organization for Migration Mission in Ukraine has found that since 1991 there have been around 100 thousand victims of human trafficking in Ukraine. It also found that trafficking for labour exploitation is particularly common
Road to slavery
Work abroad has all the allure of Klondykes gold mines for our fellow citizens. Its not just yesterdays schoolgirls who forget the saying that free cheese comes only in a mousetrap, but worldly wise construction workers and specialists with a higher education
Ukraine “leading” in human trafficking
According to figures released by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Belarus and Moldova also top the list of European countries with the largest number of “live commodities” for heavy agricultural labour, prostitution and begging.
Ukrainian victims of human trafficking freed in Turkey
The Ukrainian Ministry of Internal Affairs reports that thanks to their formal request to the Turkish police, 20 Ukrainian women, some of whom they believe to be victims of human traffickers, have been freed.
16 Ukrainians were slaves in Russia
The Vinnytsa Regional Prosecutors Office has launched a criminal investigation against a Moldovan national suspected of human trafficking involving residents of the Vinnytsa region
Centre for the Social and Psychological Rehabilitation of Children opens in Kharkiv
One good iniitiative for the huge problem of children living on the streets and desperately in need of help
The Rights of homeless children in Ukraine: Whos protecting them?
In Ukraine today there are more than 200 000 children who are homeless, uncared for or who have been taken away from their parents
Social-legal protection of family, children and youth: ways, form and methods of the solution at the regional level
Main problems and tasks in this sphere, illustrated with real examples and sad statistics.