About The Diversity Initiative

Responding to an increase in the number of suspected racially motivated attacks in Ukraine beginning in December 2006, International Organization for Migration (IOM), the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Amnesty International (AI) and other concerned civil society organizations formed the Diversity Initiative network in April 2007 to begin addressing the issue in a coordinated way.

Conflict-related Displacement in Ukraine: Increased Vulnerabilities of Affected Populations and Triggers of Tension within Communities

This thematic report highlights the impact of the conflict in Ukraine that has forced thousands of people to leave their homes and seek refuge elsewhere. Focusing on the long-term displacement of internally displaced persons and their relations with host communities, the report is based on the findings of focus group discussions and individual interviews conducted with conflict-affected populations in 19 regions across Ukraine.

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