About CPLR


Ukraine is a European state built on the principles of respect for human rights, democracy, rule of law, and good governance.


The mission of the Center of Policy and Legal Reform is to facilitate institutional reforms in Ukraine for strengthening democracy, rule of law, and good governance.


  • Patriotism
  • Integrity
  • Professionalism and innovation
  • Independence and impartiality
  • Proactivity
  • Transparency
  • Mutual respect

Activity areas

  • Constitutionalism
  • Governance and public administration
  • Judiciary
  • Criminal justice
  • Anti-corruption
  • Civil society development

The core expert staff of the CPLR has not been changed within over 10 years. Key experts of CPLR who are coordinators of research work in directions of our activities have PhD degrees and now are leading experts in these areas in Ukraine.

The work of CPLR is useful not only for Ukraine. CPLR’s experience in the areas of administrative justice and administrative offences is being evaluated by international organization such as OSCE/ODIHR and UNDP as worth to be shared with other post-soviet countries. So experts of CPLR have been involved in work on Code of Administrative Justice, Code of Administrative Offenses and Code of Administrative Procedures in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.