Emergency Legal Aid to Counter COVID-19. Ukrainian Context

  • Accessibility of up-to-date information about COVID-19

  • Limited access to online legal aid tools

  • The most common legal problems during the pandemic

  • Need for improving information exchange between government and non-government providers of justice services

These key conclusions of the analytical report “Emergency Legal Aid to Counteract COVID-19”. The report presents the analysis of legal aid provided by the Legal Development Network’s member organizations during the quarantine restrictions established by the Government of Ukraine in response to the spread of COVID-19 (from March 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020). The document also contains conclusions on the prevalence of legal issues in this period, recommendations, and suggestions for national and local authorities on possible ways to address these issues.

The Legal Development Network carried out the activity within the framework of the project “Emergency Legal Aid to Counter COVID-19” during May-July 2020. The project aims to reduce the level of social tension and conflicts caused by the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ukraine by providing timely and convenient legal assistance to all those who need it.

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