The proposed paper is devoted to analysis of gender-based violence in Ukraine based on data of Health and Demography Survey, National Survey on Violence against women and girls and administrative statistics on the number of registered cases. The paper will allow exploring trends, alarming indicators, prevalence of different forms of gender-based violence in the country. The recent trends in human trafficking will be also outlined with analysis of sex-age structure of victims, geography of flows, forms of exploitation. Empirical evidence of gender-based violence arising at territories of the Eastern Ukraine due to the current military conflict will be also discussed.
The findings will be used for development of proposals to the national policies, programmes and other interventions to prevent and combat gender-based violence.