June 7

DRI Webinar – Families find a way: Children with disabilities in war-torn Ukraine

Hear them speak out

Recording of the webinar available from the following links:

Recording in Ukrainian HERE

Recording with English Translation HERE

Disability Rights International (DRI) and Disability Rights Ukraine (DRU) release a report based on interviews and a survey of more than 500 families throughout Ukraine.


Olga Levshukova, Ukraine Program Associate, DRI

Lead Author:

Halyna Kurylo, Director of Disability Rights Ukraine (DRU) & DRI Rapid Response Director
DRI Speaker:
Dragana Ciric Milovanovic, Director of European Regional Office, Disability Rights International (DRI)
Anastasia Stepula, Head of NGO on Autism and Consultant on Accessibility, Mother of a child with autism
Olena Koval, Head of NGO, Mother of a child with high support needs
Nadia Mayorova, Executive Director of NGO Rodyna
Irene Fedorovych, Fight for Right Advocacy Lead
Mykola Semeniuta, Institution Survivor
Zoreslava Lyulchak, Director of Djerelo Center (community service provider), mother of a young man with a disability
Daniela Baro, Consultant with UN War Crimes Office
*Simultaneous Ukrainian to English translation, English CART, and Ukrainian Sign Language.