Established to improve women’s position in the society, promote public dialogue to ensure gender equality in various spheres of social and political life.

IDA “Equal Opportunities” is co-chaired by Aliona Babak (Self-Aid), Svitlana Voitsekhovska (People’s Front), Maria Ionova (PPB) and Olena Kondratiuk (Motherland).

Aliona Babak

Svitlana Voitsekhovska

Maria Ionova

Olena Kondratiuk

The Inter-Factional Deputy Association “Equal Opportunities” operates on the principles of self-government, is open to accession by other people’s deputies and is determined to cooperate with the leadership of the Verkhovna Rada, parliamentary factions and committees of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, the President’s Administration and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, other bodies of state power, public organizations, and associations.


  • to promote gender equality to improve the position of women in the society;
  • to make the policy of equal opportunities focused and systemic in nature;
  • to combine the efforts of the legislative and executive branches of power authorities and the public sector to promote women’s rights;
  • to promote the process of harmonization of the Ukrainian and EU legislation.