Hostilities area: 74.9% of residents need food, 49.9% – medicines18.09.2014
n 18 September, Coordinator of the Humanitarian Centre “Aid + Help” of Rinat Akhmetov Foundation Rimma Fil has given a weekly press briefing and disclosed the findings of a research Humanitarian situation in Donbass: what help local residents and IDPs need. The survey ordered by the Humanitarian Centre was conducted by a think tank Research & Branding Group in August to find out key expectations and needs of the Donbass residents and the IDPs.
First echelon of Rinat Akhmetov’s humanitarian aid drive to arrive in Mariupol tonight22.08.2014
On 22 August, the first echelon of Rinat Akhmetov’s humanitarian aid drive has departed from Dnepropetrovsk to Mariupol carrying assistance to Donetsk and Lugansk oblasts. Yesterday, the representatives of the Main Department of Ukraine’s Emergency Ministry in Dnepropetrovsk oblast and the UNHCR office examined the humanitarian freight including over 2,000 tonnes of groceries, baby food and hygiene products.