Working with IDPs in Three Cities: Prospects for Social Reconciliation

Goal: ensuring the integration of IDPs into new communities, promoting dialogue and mutual understanding between IDPs and host communities.

Objectives:
• Identify long-term plans and needs of internally displaced persons (IDPs) as well as challenges and issues of local integration
• Identify gender differences in integrating IDPs and engage internally displaced women into social cohesion and reconciliation initiatives
• Provide IDPs with knowledge, skills and any other support necessary to effectively implement these initiatives

Target audience: internally displaced persons living in Vinnytsia, Kyiv and Luhansk oblasts.

Donors: Supported by the United States Institute of Peace and Global Fund for Women.

Timeframe: January 2016 – November 2016

Geographic Coverage: Vinnytsia, Kyiv and Luhansk oblasts