Tatiana Kozak was born in Kerch in 1979. She is a freelance journalist based in Kiev, and reports on local politics and human rights from all over Ukraine and the former USSR. Since the beginning of the conflict in her home country over two years ago, she has been working more and more on conflict reporting and covering post-conflict issues. She works with BBC Ukraine, Radio Svoboda, Hromadske TV and Hromadske Radio, Transitions Online. Recently Tatiana was co-author of the project Unrecognized Stories, where she writes about people living in self-proclaimed states and looks for possible solutions for reconciliation.