Government of Canada

Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada

www.international.gc.ca

Ukraine – International Development Projects

The list below is divided into two categories. The first category contains projects that take place entirely in the selected country. The second category contains multi-country projects that take place partly in this country. Regional projects that cannot be attributed to specific countries are found in the "multiple country" lists by region (see A-Z Country Index).

A star (*) appears beside project profiles that have been published or modified in the International Development Project Browser in the last two weeks. The Project Browser is updated on a regular basis. Even so, the list below may not be complete.

Ukraine

(projects undertaken in this country only)

Strengthening Multiparty Democracy

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-04-28 — 2017-04-30

Description: This project aims to support civil society, elected officials, and political parties to strengthen multi-party democracy in Ukraine. It supports political and civil society representatives to fulfill ...

Combatting Trafficking of Children and Youth

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-28 — 2019-12-31

Description: This project aims to provide safe and secure futures for children and youth in Ukraine by ensuring protection and assistance for victims and vulnerable persons at risk of human trafficking, particular...

Human Rights Training for Judges

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-25 — 2017-12-31

Description: The project aims to increase the protection of human rights of Ukrainian citizens in the courts by ensuring that Ukrainian legal professionals are well informed about the norms of the European Court o...

Engaging the Private Sector for Small and Medium-Sized Farm Business Development

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-17 — 2019-03-29

Description: The project aims to improve the performance and increase the revenues of 20,000 small and medium-sized agricultural enterprises in Ukraine. By building the capacity of private sector agricultural inpu...

Quality and Accessible Legal Aid

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-02-11 — 2018-12-28

Description: This project aims to increase equitable access to justice for Ukrainian citizens, particularly individuals from marginalized groups. Ukraine’s poor and most vulnerable citizens are unable to protect t...

Strengthening Media Freedom

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-27 — 2014-09-30

Description: The project aims to build greater freedom of the media in Ukraine through legislative and regulatory reform, the expanded use of the public access to information law and the promotion of ethical and p...

Ukraine grain storage and marketing cooperative project

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2013-03-26 — 2018-02-28

Description: The project aims to develop the capacity of small and medium-sized grain producers in two regions of Ukraine by organizing cooperatives to provide members with modern storage, handling and marketing s...

Training in Geographical Information Systems

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-11-30 — 2018-03-31

Description: This project seeks to develop and deliver training for Ukrainian public sector institutions in the use of geographic information systems. This technology helps the government to privatize rural lands ...

Judicial Education for Economic Growth

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-30 — 2017-07-31

Description: The aim of this project is to increase court efficiency and fairness in resolving commercial disputes for Ukrainian business, which ultimately contributes to improving the business enabling environmen...

Skills for Employment

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-30 — 2016-10-14

Description: The goal of the project is to contribute to increased employment and self-employment in the Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSME) sector in Ukraine. The project aims to improve the quality ...

Election Training and Voter Awareness

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-27 — 2014-09-30

Description: The aim of this project is to improve the capacity of Ukraine’s Central Elections Commission (CEC) to administer and coordinate elections across the country. One of the project’s components is designe...

Canada-Ukraine Grain Quality and Safety Project

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2011-02-28 — 2014-06-30

Description: The project aims to enable Ukraine’s Central Grain Testing Laboratory to test grain quality and ensure food safety by providing the Central Laboratory and Regional State Bread Inspection labs with tec...

Evidence-Based Economic Development

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-02-25 — 2015-03-31

Description: The aim of the project is to strengthen the capacity of regional and municipal officials in Lviv and Dnipropetrovsk to conduct evidence-based analysis and to use the results to inform economic develop...

Municipal Local Economic Development

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-01-15 — 2014-12-31

Description: This project aims to contribute to improved planning and delivery of selected services that foster and support economic growth and development in pilot cities, with the collaboration of enabling insti...

Juvenile Justice Reform

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2010-01-08 — 2017-02-28

Description: The aim of this project is to support the Ukrainian government’s efforts to develop an effective integrated juvenile justice system by improving the criminal justice and social services provided to Uk...

Strengthening the National Bank of Ukraine

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-03-13 — 2015-12-31

Description: The goal of this initiative is to enhance the capacity of the National Bank of Ukraine to adopt a more flexible exchange rate and updated monetary framework, based on inflation targeting, and to ident...

Horticulture Development

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2008-03-31 — 2013-12-31

Description: This project aims to strengthen the capacity of 5,000 smallholder farmers in the regions of Crimea and Zaporizhzhia to engage profitably, competitively, and sustainably in the production, processing, ...

Improving the Competitiveness of the Dairy Sector

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2008-03-31 — 2014-03-31

Description: The project aims to assist 3,000 dairy farmers in two districts of Ukraine to improve the quantity and quality of the milk they produce, in order to establish more successful farm businesses and raise...

Program Field Support Services

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2007-04-02 — 2017-03-31

Description: The program provides essential services to support the planning and delivery of Canada's development assistance to Ukraine. Such services include logistical and administrative services, project monito...

Program Field Support Services

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2007-04-02 — 2017-03-31

Description: The program provides essential services to support the planning and delivery of Canada's development assistance to Ukraine. Such services include logistical and administrative services, project monito...

Elections Monitoring Capacity Building

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2012-08-23 — 2013-05-31

Description: The project is designed to help ensure a transparent, competitive and inclusive electoral process during the 2012 parliamentary elections in Ukraine. One of the project’s components provides funding a...

Agriculture-Insurance Sector Development - Phase II

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-02-24 — 2013-09-30

Description: The project aims to develop sufficient institutional and human resource capacity to sustain a fully functioning, transparent and financially viable system for agricultural insurance in Ukraine. More s...

Ukraine Knowledge and Networking Fund

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2007-07-17 — 2013-05-27

Description: The fund is a financing mechanism designed to support networking and knowledge-building activities with a view to enabling greater knowledge-based and strategic decision-making, which is aligned with ...

Policy Reform Implementation Support Mechanism

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2007-03-23 — 2013-06-28

Description: This project funds individual initiatives (sub-projects). It limits its activities to those sectors in which the Government of Ukraine has asked Canada to provide assistance, including Public Administ...

Transparent and Competitive Elections

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2012-07-31 — 2013-04-30

Description: The project aims to create a more transparent and systematic election process in Ukraine during the 2012 parliamentary elections while empowering members of civil society to exercise their role as pro...

Election Observation Mission - 2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2012-07-26 — 2013-04-30

Description: The project aims to deploy 500 Canadian long-term and short-term observers to support the delivery of free and fair Ukrainian parliamentary elections in October 2012. This reflects Canada’s commitment...

Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) - Ukraine - 2011-2012

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-04-01 — 2012-03-30

Description: The Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) is designed to support small projects proposed and implemented by local organizations in Ukraine. In providing funding for small projects that offer direct...

Life Start: A Program to Assist At-Risk Youth

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-04-23 — 2014-01-31

Description: This project introduces an improved model of care that aims to strengthen human rights and life prospects of homeless, people at risk and youth in institutions in the city of Odessa. A pilot foster ca...

State Customs Service Capacity Building

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2009-12-21 — 2013-03-06

Description: The project was an initiative in which the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), in collaboration with the Polish Customs Laboratory, provided targeted technical support to increase the capacity of th...

Civil Service Human Resource Management Reform

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-10-31 — 2012-10-16

Description: The project supports Ukraine's efforts in developing an accountable and transparent civil service that is in line with European norms (specifically the SIGMA / OECD baseline) by assisting the reform o...

Combatting Corruption

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-05-21 — 2012-10-09

Description: This project aims at increasing the effectiveness of the Government of Ukraine in developing a national anti-corruption strategy, and in building the capacity of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine and...

Strengthening Local Governance and Community-led Development in Crimea

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-03-31 — 2010-03-08

Description: The project is a multi-partner initiative of the UNDP aimed at improving local self-governance and supporting community-led development in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea. The project aims to: 1) as...

Business Enabling Environment

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-03-28 — 2012-06-29

Description: The project aims to streamline and simplify three of Ukraine's most problematic administrative procedures related to the supervision and regulation of business operations: standardization and certific...

Inclusive Education for Children with Disabilities

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-03-28 — 2013-03-28

Description: This project promotes the inclusion of children with disabilities in schools and communities in two pilot regions of Ukraine, Lviv and Crimea. This is achieved by building the capacity of targeted gov...

Agriculture-Insurance Sector Development

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2006-12-07 — 2010-03-25

Description: The project aims to establish a viable agriculture insurance industry in Ukraine. It is working to improve the regulatory environment by promoting sector development and growth among stakeholder insti...

Promoting Ukraine's Global Integration

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2006-08-11 — 2011-01-31

Description: The initial focus of this project is on training Ukrainian trade officials to effectively promote Ukraine's international trade goals and to participate in the management of international affairs in a...

Canada-Ukraine Judicial Cooperation

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2006-08-01 — 2010-11-23

Description: This project supports the re-engineering of the Ukrainian judicial system. It aims to (i) enhance the efficiency and transparency of court operations in selected model courts; (ii) enhance the capacit...

Decentralized Management of Skills Training

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2005-05-20 — 2012-12-31

Description: The aim of this project is to build the capacity of national and regional authorities to design and implement a decentralized vocational skills training system that is responsive to labour market need...

Regional Governance and Development

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2005-03-30 — 2013-03-28

Description: The project assists the Government of Ukraine to develop, pilot and up-scale a model regional development process that utilizes the capacities of a mobilized civil society (men, women and youth) to fo...

Building Democracy

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2004-03-05 — 2011-01-28

Description: The project aims to foster a greater understanding and an enduring commitment to the values of liberal-democratic governance, the rule of law, and public participation. It intends to do so by building...



Ukraine and other countries

(projects undertaken in this country and other countries)

Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health - 2014 Partners’ Forum

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-31 — 2014-12-31

Description: This project contributes to the planning and logistics of the 2014 Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH) Partners’ Forum, which is taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa, from...

Support to the Global Plan to Stop Tuberculosis 2016-2020

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-31 — 2015-12-31

Description: This project contributes to global efforts to eradicate tuberculosis by supporting the Stop Tuberculosis Partnership of the World Health Organization (WHO). It aims to develop and produce the Global P...

Support for the 2014 International AIDS Conference

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-19 — 2015-03-31

Description: This project supports the 2014 International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014), the largest and most prominent conference for those working in the field of HIV, including researchers, policy-makers, people ...

Support to three World Bank Annual World Development Reports (2015-2017)

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2014-03-17 — 2017-12-31

Description: This project aims to help improve development policies and programs by supporting three World Development Reports. The World Development Report is the World Bank's annual flagship publication. Each ye...

Knowledge Gateway on Women’s Economic Empowerment

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2012-03-28 — 2016-03-31

Description: The goal of this project is to increase women’s economic empowerment, improve their lives and their communities, by providing them with access to information and networking opportunities through a Kno...

Canada World Youth - Volunteer Sending 2009-2015

Status: Operational

Start — End: 2009-07-01 — 2015-07-31

Description: This volunteer sending program supports the assignment of 3,931 Canadian and developing-country volunteers with partner organizations in developing countries. The program aims to support partner organ...

Human Rights Defenders - Disabled Peoples International 2011-2013

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-03-28 — 2013-07-31

Description: The Disabled Peoples' International (DPI) project aims to positively influence the lives of people with disabilities in developing countries, more specifically in five CIDA Countries of Focus that hav...

UN Commission on Information and Accountability for Women's and Children's Health

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2011-01-21 — 2011-12-30

Description: This grant represents CIDA's support to the United Nations Commission on Information and Accountability for Women's and Children's Health. The Commission uses these funds, along with funding from othe...

Students for Development 2010-2014

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2010-04-15 — 2014-03-31

Description: The Students for Development 2010-2014 (SFD) program aims to provide Canadian and developing-country senior level university students with work experience that complements their fields of study and ca...

International Fund for Agricultural Development - 8th Replenishment

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2009-04-01 — 2012-03-30

Description: This grant represents Canada’s institutional support to the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). IFAD uses these funds, along with other donors' funding, to achieve its mandate. I...

United Nations University - Institute for Water, Environment and Health - Institutional Support 2010

Status: Terminating

Start — End: 2007-03-27 — 2010-04-28

Description: This grant represents Canada's institutional support to the United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH). UNU-INWEH uses these funds, along with other donors fundi...

Advance Nutrition-Sensitive Programming and Policy

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2013-03-27 — 2013-09-30

Description: The goal of this project is to help address the underlying causes of under-nutrition by identifying best practices and successful strategies for improving nutrition through development programming in ...

Canadian Urban Institute - International Internships 2013-2014

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2013-03-18 — 2014-03-31

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

Delivering Maternal and Child Health Through Community Action on HIV and AIDS

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2012-03-22 — 2013-03-31

Description: This project aims to help the International HIV/AIDS Alliance reach the most vulnerable and most-at-risk populations while creating a series of entry points to maternal, sexual, reproductive and child...

Support to the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-03-11 — 2012-03-31

Description: This program supports the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH)'s work on tracking progress and commitments towards Millenium Development Goals 4 and 5, and developing a core pack...

*

YMCA Canada - International Internships 2011-2014

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2011-01-06 — 2014-03-31

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA) - International Internships 2011-2014

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-12-29 — 2014-03-31

Description: This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large...

Support to the XVIII International AIDS Conference

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-07-29 — 2011-03-31

Description: The project allows the International AIDS Society to support scientific and plenary sessions at the XVIII International AIDS Conference on topics related to maternal and child health in the context of...

UNAIDS Inter-Agency Task Team (IATT) on Education

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2010-03-23 — 2010-12-31

Description: The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) Inter-Agency Task Team (IATT) on Education was created in 2002 to support accelerated and improved education sector responses to HIV and AIDS. ...

Global Human Rights Education Program

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2008-04-28 — 2013-06-28

Description: The project aims to strengthen local and regional capacity for human rights education in developing countries and countries in transition. Building on the achievements of Equitas' annual training of a...

Environment and Security Initiative

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2007-04-02 — 2012-03-30

Description: The initiative seeks reduced risks to regional and human security from selected environmental threats and improved resolution of conflicts over shared environmental resources in its target regions. It...

CIDA-EBRD Canada Fund

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2006-11-28 — 2008-12-18

Description: This contribution aims to renew the Canadian Technical Co-operation Fund (CTCF), which offers technical assistance and co-financing to strengthen the enabling environment for private-sector developmen...

Human Dimension of Security

Status: Closed

Start — End: 2004-03-25 — 2010-03-31

Description: The goal of this program is to support the sustainable development of democracies in the countries of operation of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). The program's object...