Life Stories

Oleksandr arrived in Vinnytsia in January 2015 with only two bags and after travelling across Ukraine for a year in search of a better place to live after having been forced to leave his native Luhansk.

Ukrainian-born jazz pianist and composer Vadim Neselovskyi, who lives and works in the U.S.,  performed together with Laura Marti, a Ukrainian singer of Armenian origin, at the concert on the occasion of IOM's 20 years in Ukraine.

Svitlana* is a young woman with witty eyes and decisive gestures. Possessing a great personal integrity no matter the hardships she had to go through in her life, she likes to talk about her business and plans for the future.