Yevhen Zakharov: human rights protection in Ukraine needs systematic improvements

Yevhen Zakharov, co-chairman of the Kharkiv Human Rights Group and head of the board of the Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union
Yevhen Zakharov, co-chairman of the Kharkiv Human Rights Group and head of the board of the Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union

A new EU-Ukraine Cooperation project*, worth €210,000, is helping to protect human rights in Ukraine and to fight ill-treatment and torture in places of detention. We interviewed Yevhen Zakharov, a well-known Ukrainian human rights activist and the leader of the project, about the human rights situation in Ukraine. Read more