Nordic Model Now! was honoured to take part in a series of events in Ukraine to raise awareness of the Nordic Model as a method of ending demand for sex trafficking and sexual exploitation. The events were well received and generated considerable interest from the Ukrainian participants and there was significant coverage in the Ukrainian press.

On October 1 and 2, 2018, the All-Ukrainian NGO «Democracy Development Center» together with the National Council of Women of Ukraine with the support from the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the State TV and Radio Committee is conducting in Kyiv a series of events aimed to inform various groups about the modern methods of reducing of trafficking in persons and of demand for sexual exploitation.

Kyiv, Ukraine – December 7 & 8, 2017

By Kelly Yzique Zea

“The Ukrainian society needs to be aware of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women and Peace and Security. I have been working as a journalist for 15 years but this is the first time I have heard of this resolution. It is now my responsibility and those who attended the Media and 1325 workshop to inform our audiences about the importance of this resolution,” said Antonina Tarasowa from Bukovyna News, a daily/weekly newspaper in Ukraine.

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