Quick Facts: Ukraine

 

Estimated Number of Dedicated Immigration Detention Centres: 13 (2012)

Number of Criminal Facilities used for immigration detention: 0 (2012)

Number of Ad Hoc Facilities used for immigration detention: unknown (2012)

Number of Transit Detention Facilities: unknown (2012)

Total estimated long-term dedicated immigration detention capacity: (MACs only) 373 (YEAR)

Number of immigration detainees: 10,922 (2011)

Number of minors detained: unknown (2011)

Number of asylum seekers detained: unknown (2011)

Maximum length of detention in law: 12 months (2012)

Maximum length of detention in practice: > 12 months (2012)

Average length of detention: unknown (2011)

Number of persons expelled: 1,488 (2011)

Estimated undocumented population: unknown (YEAR)

Number of asylum claims: 3,622 (2011)

Number of international migrants (including stateless persons): 5,257,527 (2010)

International migrants as a percentage of total population: 11.6 percent (2010)

Immigration detainees as a percentage of total international migrant population: > 1 percent (2010)

Number of stateless persons: 39,817 (2011)

 

 

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Last updated: December 2012

Ukraine Country Links

Government Agencies

International Organizations

NGOs and Research Institutions

Media

 

 

Government Agencies

 

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine
http://www.mfa.gov.ua


Ministry of the Interior
http://mvs.gov.ua/mvs/control


State Committee of Ukraine on Nationalities and Migration
http://www.scnm.gov.ua


State Border Guard Service of Ukraine
http://www.pvu.gov.ua/en/


State Migration Service of Ukraine
http://dmsu.gov.ua/

 

State Statistics Committee of Ukraine
http://2001.ukrcensus.gov.ua/eng/

 

Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (Parliament)
http://portal.rada.gov.ua/control/en/index

 

 

International Organizations

 

Delegation of the European Commission to Ukraine
http://www.delukr.ec.europa.eu

 

International Labour Organisation (ILO) – Central and Eastern Europe
http://www.ilo.org/public/english/region/eurpro/budapest/

 

International Organisation for Migration (IOM) Mission in Ukraine
http://www.iom.org.ua/?lang=en 

 

UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) – Ukraine
http://www.unhcr.org.ua

 

 

NGOs and Research Institutions

 

 
 

Border Monitoring Project Ukraine
http://bordermonitoring-ukraine.eu/

 
Caritas Ukraine
http://caritas-ua.org/index.php?&lang=english 

 
Chernihiv Public Committee of Human Rights Protection
http://protection.org.ua/english 

 
Danish Refugee Council
http://www.drc.dk/relief-work/where-we-work/eastern-europe/ukraine/ 

  

Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society
http://global.hias.org/en/pages/kyiv

 

International Charitable Foundation for the Protection of Health and Environment "Region Karpat" (NEEKA)
http://www.neeka.org/index11.php

 

International Centre for Policy Studies (ICPS Ukraine)
http://www.icps.com.ua/eng/about.html


JRS - Jesuit Refugee Service Ukraine
http://www.jrseurope.org/countries/ucraine.htm  

 
Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group
http://www.khpg.org/en/

 

No Borders Ukraine
http://noborders.org.ua/en/

 

 
 

 

Media

 

Brama
http://www.brama.com/news/ 

 
ForUm
http://en.for-ua.com/

 
Kyiv Post
http://www.kyivpost.com/


UA Reporter
http://www.ua-reporter.com/eng


Ukrainian Independent Information Agency (UNIAN)
http://www.unian.net/eng/


Ukrayinska Pravda (Ukrainian)
http://www.pravda.com.ua/


UKRINFORM
http://www.ukrinform.ua/eng/


Zerkalo Nedeli (Ukrainian)
http://www.zn.ua/