Promoting Reform Objectives through Technical Expertise and Capacity Transfer Project

The PROTECT2 project, funded by Canada’s Department of National Defence, responds to the priority needs of the Government of Ukraine’s defence and security institutions through deployment of Ukrainian expertise in support of sustainable, accountable and democratic reform. Project activities are framed under the following four workstreams.

Who We Are

PROTECT2 supports the Ukrainian government to build the capacity of institutions and agencies across the defence sector to meet internationally accepted standards of governance, gender equality, performance and accountability.

What We Do

Women, Peace &

Defence Governance & Planning

Programming & Resource Management

Capabilities Development & Management


PROTECT2 has completed several publications, including memos, reports and recommendations pertaining to matters of Ukraine’s national defence and security.