Ukraine is bordered with Russia, Belarus, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania and Moldova, and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov. It has an area of 603,628 sq kms with a population of about 44.5 million.

Ukraine is a unitary republic under a semi-presidential system with separate powers: legislative, executive, and judicial branches. Its capital and largest city is Kiev.

The Ukrainian legal system is a civil law system.


How to practise in Ukraine

2011-12-20T17:52:00+00:00By Donna Evans

Find out all you need to know about practising in Ukraine

Your contacts for this region is Alexandra Squires-McCarthy


International Policy Adviser: Africa, the Middle East, and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)