Building Democratic, Peaceful, and Gender Equal Society in Ukraine – Phase II

Implementation period:

2021 – 2024


Chernihiv, Donetsk, Kirovohrad, Luhansk, Sumy and Zaporizhzhia, oblasts

Target audience:

WROs, peace activists, women rights defenders, women from vulnerable groups in the target communities and oblasts, including IDP women and women affected by the conflict.


The project is implemented in partnership with UN Women Ukraine

With the financial support of the Government of Norway

Partner organizations:

Regional partners:

Chernihiv Oblast State Administration

Donetsk and Luhansk Regional Military Civil Administrations

Kirovohrad Oblast State Administration

Sumy Oblast State Administration

Zaporizhzhia Oblast State Administration

About the project:

The project supports the fulfillment of the National Action Plan of Ukraine for the implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 “Women, Peace and Security” until 2025 and other relevant international and national commitments related to gender equality and women’s empowerment in Ukraine, and contributes to women’s “meaningful” participation at all levels in peacebuilding and security at all levels in Ukraine and receiving equal benefits from them.

Project objectives: