RIGHTS NOW! & The Ukraine War Archive
In addition to destroying, Russia also robs Ukrainian museums. It started long before the full-scale invasion. But it must end after our victory with the repatriation and restitution of cultural treasures.
But is it easy to do? How are damages calculated and how the stolen items are accounted for? What are the mechanisms of return? And will we be able to return everything?
Olena Zhyvkova, deputy director of research at the Khanenko Museum;
Kateryna Chuyeva, Deputy Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine;
Elmira Ablialimova, former director of the Bakhchysarai Historical and Cultural Preserve, expert at the Crimean Institute for Strategic Research.