Life Stories

There are many car repair shops in a garage cooperative in one of the Western Ukrainian cities, but one of them stands out: newly refurbished with polished instruments, the place looks very busy and its owners are working tirelessly alongside their assistants.

For most of us, summer is time to think about vacation and buy something fashionable at seasonal sales.

Vadym, Pavel and Viktor* went to the Russian Federation as seasonal construction workers. Lack of job opportunities and low real wages left them with no other choices.