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Ministry of Justice of Ukraine

Kyiv, Ukraine
Joined December 2018

Ministry of Justice forms the public policy in the following spheres: - human rights protection - access to justice and legal awareness - legal education and legal work - enforcement of judgment

Presence in: Ukraine
Focus: Citizenship & Identification, Criminal Justice, Education, Generalist Legal Services, Governance, Accountability & Transparency

The Ministry of Justice is a central state executive body and the main body among the central executive authorities responsible for the implementation of state law policy. In the established manner and within its terms of reference, the Ministry resolves issues arising from the generally accepted norms of international law and the international treaties ratified by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. The Ministry of Justice focuses its activities, in particular, on ensuring access of all citizens to justice, simplification of bureaucratic procedures, and enforcement of court judgements and decisions by other authorities (officials), etc.

People Associated With This Organization

Olena Mytnyk

Ministry of Justice of Ukraine
Joined December 2018
Interests: Education, Generalist Legal Services
Olena Mytnyk manages Legal Awareness Expert Group of the Directorate of Human Rights, Access to Justice and Legal Awareness at the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine.
Was born in Kyiv, Ukraine.
In June 2016 graduated from Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv with a Master Degree in Law. Currently is working at PhD paper on the role of European Court of Human Rights in the mechanism for judicial protection of human rights in Ukraine.
Has been working at the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine since 2015.
In December 2017 joined the team of the newly created Directorate for Human Rights, Access to Justice and Legal Awareness of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine. The main goal is to develop the legal awareness public policy, namely by means of legal empowerment.
Key responsibilities:
 Increasing of legal awareness of citizens
 Improvement of legal mechanisms for citizens to be aware of their rights and freedoms
 Monitoring and evaluation of legal awareness public policy
Olena Mytnyk is the network champion (main point of contact) for Ministry of Justice of Ukraine.

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