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UN to cough up US $1.6 mn to displaced persons

19.12.2014 | kyivweekly.com.ua

The IUN Development Program in Ukraine (UNDP) intends to provide US $1.6 mn of humanitarian assistance to the most helpless displaced persons from eastern oblasts. Representatives of the Ministry of Social Policy stated that the humanitarian project would extend to the oblasts with the highest number of internally displaced persons Kharkiv. Dnipropetrovsk, Zaporizhzhya, Odesa and Poltava oblasts and some territories in Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts.

Part of humanitarian aid will be delivered to residents in the territories out of control of the Ukrainian government through international NGOs, said representatives of the agency.The humanitarian aid will include food packages (60,000), warm clothing for adults (10,000), warm clothing for children (10,000), bed linen and blankets (15,000). All the goods were manufactured in Ukraine.

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