National Coordinator

Mr Sergiy Savchuk
Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine

Esplanadna St. 8/10, room 1908

Tel : (+38 044) 289 85 28
Fax : (+380 44) 289 41 41
Email :
Website :
Ukraine is under the responsibility of the ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Central and Eastern Europe.


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    About the ILO in Ukraine

    The Ukrainian economy is starting to recover from the sharp downturn of 2014-2015 caused by the armed conflict in the east (GDP declined by 16%). But the country is not yet back to the pre-crisis level of 2012. Achieving sustainable and inclusive growth requires solving the long-standing issues of low productivity, poor working conditions, weak labour relations, and lack of socio-economic recovery for conflict-affected or displaced population. Ukraine has embarked on ambitious economic and social reforms with strong reference to the International Labour Standards and EU acquis based on the EU Association agreement from 2014.  The text continues