SCGA Report: Transitional justice in Ukraine through the prism of constitutional control

Author: SCGA
An article from SCGA editorial team. 

National legislation on protection of human rights


The article focuses on improving the national legislation of Ukraine regarding the protection of human rights in the transitional and post-war periods. The purpose of such actions should be to confirm the role of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine and improve constitutional control.

Dr Larysa Zhdankina – the author – is:

  • Visiting academic with School of Law at The University of Glasgow.
  • LLM International Human Rights guest lecture at the University of
  • Associate Professor at the Interregional Academy of Personnel
    Management (Ukraine).
  • Expert at The Constitutional Court of Ukraine & Ukrainian qualified

An independent body of constitutional control should be the measure of compliance with human rights. Its activities and functions should be improved in the direction of simplification and transparency of the appeal to the court.

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