Life Stories

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.

Nadiia, a Luhansk private psychologist in her past life, now has a small office at the state-owned Youth Friendly Clinic in the centre of Zaporizhia, Eastern Ukraine.

A year-and-a-half since displacement, Halyna, a sociologist from the frontline city of Mariupol, runs a public opinion research company of 26 employees, which currently implements nine projects.