Gender-based violence in Ukraine: discrimination against women, women trafficking and violence against LGBT women


The report explores gender violence in Ukraine, specifically a prevalent problem of women trafficking and discrimination against LGBT women, focusing on reasons for violence and its prevention.

The documentary gives some background as well as statistical data on social and economic situation of Ukrainian population.

The interviews were conducted with “La Strada” Ukraine, an international NGO that works to ensure gender equality, and the community organization “Insight”, which provides legal and social help to victims of violence on the grounds of homophobia, transphobia and xenophobia.

Produced by Kateryna Gordiychuk, CKUT.

Ukrainian |
December 10, 2015