dr Kateryna Krakhmalova

Associated researcher

Holds Bachelor and Specialist Degrees in Law with Honors (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Kyiv, Ukraine), LL.M. in Human Rights (Central European University, Budapest, Hungary) and PhD in Law (Institute of State and Law named after V. M. Koretsky, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 2017, for a dissertation on improvement of the legal status of the internally displaced persons in Ukraine). Graduate of Postgraduate Studies in Humanitarian Assistance (University of Warsaw, 2018/2019).

Passionate lecturer, lawyer and researcher, for many years previously affiliated with the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Kyiv, Ukraine. Interested in representing a voice of and speaking for those, who do not or cannot speak for themselves.

Research interests include human rights of the forced migrants, internally displaced persons in Ukraine, externalization of internal migration, balance between human rights and security and human dimension of security in definition of the OSCE.

Selected publications

Kateryna Krakhmalova, Internally Displaced Persons in Pursuit for Access to Justice: Ukraine. International Migration, early view on-line version of record first published on 16 August 2018 // https://doi.org/10.1111/imig.12500;

Kateryna Krakhmalova, The definition, features and essence of the administrative-legal status of the internally displaced persons in Ukraine (in Ukrainian language, as Крахмальова К. О. Поняття, ознаки та зміст адміністративно-правового статусу внутрішньо переміщених осіб в Україні / К. О. Крахмальова // Часопис Київського університету права. – 2015. – № 4. – С. 114-118), available at: http://nbuv.gov.ua/UJRN/Chkup_2015_4_26;

Kateryna Krakhmalova, The 1932-1933 Holodomor in Ukraine and the Issue of Responsibility of Foreign Companies (in Ukrainian with extended English summary, as Крахмальова К.О. Голодомор 1932-1933 років в Україні та питання відповідальності іноземних компаній / К. О. Крахмальова. – C.  188-204. // Голодомор 1932-1933 років в Україні як злочин геноциду згідно з міжнародним правом: Монографія / За наук. ред. Володимира Василенка, Мирослави Антонович. – Видання 3-тє, допов. – К.: Видавничий дім “Києво-Могилянська академія”, 2014. – 364 с.) , available at:




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