This report reviews and analyses the Affordable Medicines Programme, which was introduced in Ukraine in April 2017 to provide patients with improved access to 23 outpatient medicines for the treatment of chronic noncommunicable diseases. The evaluation combines both quantitative and qualitative analysis. The findings confirm that the Programme has contributed to a significant increase in […]

Child maltreatment is a major public health problem, affecting at least 55 million children in the WHO European Region. The impact of abuse and/or neglect in childhood is detrimental to physical, psychological and reproductive health throughout the life-course, yet the high costs to society are avoidable. There are clear risk factors for maltreatment at the […]

he research was carried out with the technical support of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and supported by the Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine (in whose structure the project workteam was created), the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, the Ministry of Youth and Sport of Ukraine, the Office of the Children’s Ombudsman […]