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Ruslan Maliuta

International Facilitator - World Without Orphans

Ruslan Maliuta serves as International Facilitator of the World Without Orphans (WWO) movement and his passion is to advocate for the fatherless.  He has held this role within the movement since 2012 and continues to provide unequivocal energy, wisdom and strong leadership. 

Ruslan also serves as Facilitator for Orphan Challenge at Transform World and 4/14 Window Movements and is a co-founder and until recently served as President of the Alliance for Ukraine Without Orphans. He has over 14 years of experience in the field of child welfare, working with churches, NGOs, and the government. He has co-authored books on adoption and street children. Ruslan is a recipient of the medal “For Services” from the President of Ukraine and was the candidate from Ukraine to the UN Committee on Rights of the Child. Ruslan and his wife Anya are happy parents of four wonderful sons and they live in Kyiv, Ukraine.