The Liaison Officer Programm

The Programme “Addressing social consequences of the conflict in Donbas and the illegal annexation of Crimea with support to Ukrainian government bodies and local civil society” (The Liaison Officer Program) is implemented by Canadian Non Governmental Organization Stabilization Support Services with the financial support of the UK Government.

The Programme includes 25 Liaison Officers that provide consultations to specialists of the social protection system on local and national level in order to deal with problems of IDPs. The Programme was launched in September 2015 as a response to problems that arose as a result of the armed conflict in the East of Ukraine and the illegal annexation of Crimea.

The mission of the Programme is to support cooperation between executive authorities and civil society organizations for successful reforms of social institutions and the creation of a social State subjected to the rule of law.

About Stabilization Support Services in Ukraine

Stabilization Support Services is a Non-Governmental Canadian Organization, which has been operational in Ukraine since 2015 and working together with Ukrainian governmental institutions and Ukrainian Civil Society Organizations to support governmental reform efforts and the development of sustainable social services in Ukraine for IDPs. SSS also supports the development of technical expertise and capability among Ukrainian governmental institutions.

SSS utilizes the skills and expertise of key personnel in specialized areas including systems design, financial implementation, international logistics and operations, and cross-sectoral programming capabilities in order to support the development of a stable, prosperous and resilient Ukraine.

The office in Ukraine is overseen by the head office of Stabilization Support Services and operates within the framework of the national legislation for the development of a stable and prosperous state.