Association of Civil Society Organizations
and independent experts for social sector reform
Development of policy papers in the field of social services and social security reform
the capacity of providers of social services, social partners and civil society
of NGOs to develop a common vision of necessary changes in the field of social policy
Conduction advocacy campaigns to promote draft legal documents relating to the sustainable development

Social Dialogue

Enshrined in the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the EU

is the need to reform the principles of interaction between trade unions, employers, civil society organizations and the state to better resolve socio-economic problems in the country

Social reform

The Bureau of Social and Political Developments, together with the Coordination and Expert Council on Social Policy and the Ministry of Social Policy, worked out a model for reforming the social services provision system in Ukraine in a decentralized environment.

The Ukrainian and European Domestic Advisory Groups (DAGs) under EU-Ukraine Association Agreement met on 14 November 2018 in Kiev during the Second Civil Society Forum devoted to the implementation of the provisions of Chapter 13 "Trade and Sustainable Development" of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement (hereinafter referred to as the Association Agreement).

The participants were informed by the representatives of the government authorities of Ukraine and the European Commission on the joint statement of the EU-Ukraine Subcommittee on Trade and Sustainable Development (hereinafter referred to as the Subcommittee).


   Analytical report  “Analysis of equality and non-discrimination at the workplace and regulations in the sphere of access to employment, social services and social security in Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia and Armenia" summarized results of the research, conducted in the framework of the the project «Social Partnership for the Equality». The aim of the project was to ensure equality in labour relations, including in the context of gender - strengthening expert support for the implementation of gender plans, establishment of an effective anti-discrimination monitoring and harmonization of legislation. Project was  prepared with the support of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum.

Eastern Partnership aims to deepen and strengthen relations between the European Union, its Member States and its six Eastern neighbours: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus,


     On March 7, on the eve of the International Day for the Fighting of Women and Peace, under the chairmanship of Oleksandra Churkina, Deputy Minister of Social Policy on European Integration and Rostyslav Dzundza chairman Bureau of sosial and political developments, an expert meeting "Assessment of Ukraine's Implementation of EU Anti-discrimination Directives on Equality and Non-discrimination in access to labor, provision of services and social security was held. During the event an analytical report "Analysis of regulation of compliance with the principles of equality and non-discrimination in access to employment,


Coordination and Expert Council on Social Policy

The main activity of KER is the implementation of scientific research and development,

aimed at realization of strategic tasks of social policy and social strategy of the state.

Науково-достідний інститут Unicef Європейський союз Civil Society Forum Карітас України громадська синергія Європейська соціальна мережа