On 27 October, the Ministry of Justice conducted the process of selection for two positions of Directors of newly-created Directorates General, which would contribute to depoliticising the policy-making process as part of the wider reform undertaken by the Cabinet of Ministers.

As a result, final decision was made on the personalities who would occupy the positions of Director of the Directorate General of Strategic Planning and European Integration, and Directorate General for Human Rights, Access to Justice and Legal Awareness.

In total, 96 candidates participated in the competition for the mentioned posts.

The EU Project “Support to Justice Sector Reforms in Ukraine” is actively involved in preparing and observing the selection process.