This publication is a result of a monitoring study conducted by the Coalition of public organizations and initiatives “Justice for Peace in Donbas” in close cooperation with the Ukrainian Parliamentary Commissioner for Human Rights. The goal of the study was to document gross violations of human rights in relation to illegal detention in the armed conflict area in Eastern Ukraine.
The Real Price of Coal in the Wartime Donbas: a Human Rights Perspective
This publication presents results of a study conducted by the Eastern-Ukrainian Center for Civic Initiatives in cooperation with partner organizations from the Coalition of human rights organizations and initiatives “Justice for Peace in Donbas” with support of the Heinrich Boell Foundation’s Office in Ukraine. The aim of the study was to create conditions for a wide public discussion about the actual economic, environmental and social consequences of coal mining in Donbas during the war.
War without Rules: Gender-Based Violence in the Context of the Armed Conﬂict in Eastern Ukraine
This study was developed to cover the situation involving gender-based violence associated with the conﬂict in eastern Ukraine. The report provides an overview of national legislation and international legal norms and highlights gaps in the legal framework, shortcomings in the collection and compilation of statistics, diﬀerent forms of violence in the armed conﬂict, as well as the impact of the conﬂict on the prevalence of gender-based violence in territorial communities located away from the conﬂict area.