Commissioner for IDP issues to appear in Ukraine

Commissioner for IDP issues to appear in Ukraine

Ukraine will have a commissioner for migrants

Illustrative photo from open sources

The Cabinet of Ministers has established the position of Commissioner for Internally Displaced Persons, according to the government portal.

It is noted that after the full-scale Russian invasion, almost a third of Ukrainians were forced to become internally displaced.

In this regard, the government introduces the position of Commissioner for IDPs, who will protect the rights of IDPs. The Commissioner will have the status of Deputy Minister for the Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories and will coordinate the formation and implementation of state policy regarding internal displacement.

The appointment of the Commissioner will take place in the near future. For any crisis questions, you can contact the hotline of the Ministry of Reintegration – 1548.

Prepared by: Sergey Daga