Ukraine: Featured Resources




08/09/2023 No. 274-Н/215/651 - About Some Issues of the Return of Temporarily Displaced(Evacuated) Children And Persons to their Place of Permanent Stay(Residence), and in Case of Departure Outside Ukraine - to Ukraine ​​​​​​Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine, Ministry of Reintegration of Temporary Occupied Territories of Ukraine, Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine, 

Towards a comprehensive national strategy for deinstitutionalization/care transformation for Ukrainian children
European Disability Forum,

Key Recommendations on the Reform of Ukraine's Child Protection and Care System
Interagency Statement, 1

Joint Statement on the Forcible Transfer, Deportation, and Adoption of Children from Ukraine by Russia
Interagency Statement, 

Brief: Addressing the Need for Foster Care in the Context of the Ukraine Crisis
The Ukraine Children's Care Group, 15

Responding to Children's Care in the Context of the Ukraine Crisis: Key Recommendations and Considerations 
The Ukraine Children's Care Group, 

Left Behind in the War: Dangers Facing Children with Disabilities In Ukraine’s Orphanages
Disability Rights International, 5 May 2022

Ukraine: Urgent and Extra Support Needed for Separated and Unaccompanied Children, says UN Child Rights Committee
CRC, March 2022

Children Deprived of their Family Environment Due to the Armed Conflict in Ukraine: Cross-Border Protection and Intercountry Adoption
HCCH, March 2022

Joint Statement: Key recommendations to uphold the rights of Ukrainian children deprived of family care
Inter-agency Statement, March 2022

Unaccompanied and Separated Children Fleeing Escalating Conflict in Ukraine Must be Protected
UNICEF, UNHCR, March 2022

Behind the Mask of Care: A Report Based on the Results of the Situation Analysis of Baby Homes in Ukraine
USAID, UK aid, Hope and Homes for Children, 

Government Policy & Statements


2023 Communication on EU Enlargement Policy
European Commission, 
Statement by the Members of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Ukraine to the United Nations Security Council Arria-Formula Meeting, New York
United Nations Human Rights Council, 

A/78/540: Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Ukraine - Note by the Secretary-General (Advance Unedited Version)
United Nations, 19 October 2023

Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 456 On the temporary relocation (evacuation) of children and persons living or enrolled in institutions of various types, forms of ownership and subordination for a 24-hour stay, and their return
Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, 

Report of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Ukraine 
Human Rights Council, 

Temporary Protection for Those Fleeing Russia's War of Aggression Against Ukraine: One Year On
European Commission, 

United Nations General Assembly Resolution on Ukraine (A/ES-11/L.7) 
United Nations General Assembly, 

A/77/533: Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Ukraine - Note by the Secretary-General 
United Nations, 

Urgent Call to Action Regarding Ukrainian Children with Disabilities in Residential Care Institutions
Joint statement by the Committee on the Rights of the Child and the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on Ukrainian children with disabilities, Oct 2022

The Impact of the War Against Ukraine on Women: European Parliament Resolution of 5 May 2022 on the Impact of the War Against Ukraine on Women (2022/2633(RSP))
European Parliament, 

The 10-Point Plan: For Stronger European Coordination on Welcoming People Fleeing the War From Ukraine 
European Commission, 

EU Protection of Children and Young People Fleeing the War Against Ukraine
European Parliament, 

European Commission Operational Guidelines Establishing the Existence of a Mass Influx of Displaced Persons in Ukraine
European Commission, March 2022

Communication from the European Commission on Temporary Protection Directive for Displaced Persons from Ukraine 
European Commission, March 2022

Ukraine Ministry of Social Policy Invited 23 Countries to Sign Bilateral Memoranda on Protection of Children's Rights from Vulnerable Categories
Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine, March 2022

Note Regarding the Crossing of the State Border by Children, Persons with Disabilities and Persons Accompanying them in a State of Emergency or Martial Law
Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine, March 2022

An Updated Procedure for Border Crossing for Orphans and Children Without Parental Care 
Government of Ukraine, Feb 2022