The Eastern Ukraine Recovery and Peacebuilding Assessment (RPA) was carried out jointly by the European Union (EU), the United Nations (UN), and the World Bank Group (WBG), with the leadership and participation of the Government of Ukraine (GoU).


The leadership provided by senior government officials was essential, among them H.E. Mr. Volodymyr Hroisman, Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada; H.E. Mr. Gennadii Zubko, Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Regional Development, Construction, and Municipal Economy; Mr. Volodymyr Kistion, First Deputy Minister, Ministry of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Communal Services; Mr. Roman Chuprynenko, Deputy Minister for European Integration, Ministry of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Communal Services; and Mr. Miroslav Koshelyuk, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Communal Services. The following ministries and administrations provided invaluable inputs: Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, Ministry of Social Policy, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Infrastructure, Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Justice, Secretariat of Cabinet of Ministries, State Employment Service, State Administration of Railway Transport—Ukrzaliznytsia, State Enterprise of Postal Communication— Ukrposhta, State Emergency Service, Department of International Cooperation, Department of the Parliament cases and appeals, Zaporizhzhia Oblast Administration, Donetsk Oblast Administration, Luhansk Oblast Administration, Kharkiv Oblast Administration, and Dnipropetrovsk Oblast Administration.


The strong support and the contributions of the many different national stakeholders was remarkable. The dedication of the RPA team from the three institutions was exceptional. The efforts of all made this report possible.

2015 Ukraine: Recovery and Peacebuilding Assessment Volume 1

2015 Ukraine: Recovery and Peacebuilding Assessment Volume 2