Human rights in Ukraine

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HUMAN RIGHTS IN UKRAINE: A SNAPSHOT Overcoming discrimination

Education Health

Freedom of media Reporters Without Borders' Press Freedom Index (2013) Rating

Country

Score

124

South Sudan

36,20

125

Algeria

36,54

126

Ukraine 36,79

127

Honduras

36,92

128 ...

Afghanistan ...

37,36 ...

179

Eritrea

Environmental rights

Freedom of associations

Rights of people with disabilities

Rights of migrants, asylumn seekers, refugees Trafficking in people

84,83

Domestic violence & gender inequality

5

44

People with disabilities

LGBT

Women

4 11

40 Number of 6 human rights recommendations 7 received by Ukraine in 2012 during 9 the 2nd cycle of the UPR 13 30 17 5

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Major discriminated groups

Elections

Victims Ethnic groups of ageism (Roma, Crimean (elderly) Tatars and others)

Rule of law

43%

Courts are the 3rd less trusted institution (2012)

Ukrainians prefer solving issues through bribes (2010)

69%

$ BANKS

69%

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Rights of a child

(2013)

PARLIAMENT

65% COURTS

Prevention of torture

44%

of Ukrainians admitted to having experienced domestic violence (2010)

9.4%

of Ukrainian Members of the Parliament are women (2013)

The gender pay gap is

23% (2013)

60%

of Ukrainians believe that “police violence� can happen to anybody (2010)

5 473

places of deprivation of freedom

65%

Policemen believe torture is ok to investigate a crime (2010)

40%

Policemen believe torture is ok to punish for a crime (2010)

2233

920

207

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1302

Ministry of Internal Affairs

Ministry of Social Policy

State Penitentiary Service

Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports

Other Ministries and State Services