In line with its mandate, the 2020 GEM Report assesses progress towards Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG 4) on education and its ten targets, as well as other related education targets in the SDG agenda. The Report also addresses inclusion in education, drawing attention to all those excluded from education, because of background or ability. The […]

A new report “Spotlight on adolescent health and well-being. Findings from the 2017/2018 Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) survey in Europe and Canada“ from the international Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study will be presented for specialists and public by the WHO Regional Office for Europe on May 19th 2020.  In Ukraine the […]

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 […]