Ukrainian Center for Women's Studies


P.O. Box 15
254071, Kyiv-71,
Tel: (380-44) 417-5643
Contact: Dr. Svetlana Kupryashkina

Founded: 1992
Staff: Svetlana Kupryashkina, President
International Partner(s): League of Women Voters, Network of East-West Women, Winrock Int.

This non-government organization has a feminist orientation and is focused on policy research on women and human rights in Ukraine and NIS. The Center prepared an independent report on the status of women in Ukraine for the UN Commission on Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) in 1996. As a partner for the League of Women Voters Educational Fund, in 1998 the Center participated in organization of workshops for Russian and Belarus women-activists "Voices of Women -- Forces for Change" funded by USIA .

Last updated:    April 1999

A print version of much of the information contained in this NIS Third Sector Organizations section can be found in the The Post-Soviet Handbook (Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1999).

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