Dmytro Afanasiev joined IPHR’s team in December 2022 as a Field Researcher in the Ukraine office. He assists in the processing of evidence and planning a field fact-finding mission in Ukraine. Dmytro holds a Master’s degree in public administration from the National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”.
Dmytro started his career in the public sector during his student years, focusing on safeguarding students’ rights. Subsequently, he contributed his skills and expertise to various Ukrainian and international non-governmental organizations, dedicating his efforts to diverse projects related to youth, sports, culture, and education. Additionally, Dmytro has actively participated in documentary media initiatives, where he has been involved in creating impactful content covering historical, cultural, and socially significant subjects.