Grassroots Justice: Ukraine

Ukraine's economic and political transition from communism over the past two decades has left many people with limited access to public services or information, particularly in rural areas. Decisions that affect people's lives are taken in private; negotiating the bureaucracy can be a daunting challenge.

But in four regions, community law centers funded by the Open Society Foundations are helping ordinary people assert their rights under the law.

See the difference these centers are making.