Moldova Humanitarian Response for Children and Refugee Families
From the onset of the Ukrainian refugee crisis in Moldova, UNICEF
established itself as a trusted partner of choice in delivering humanitarian
action for children in child protection, education, health and nutrition,
water, sanitation and hygiene, and social protection.
Through a network of 11 UNICEF/UNHCR Blue Dots, UNICEF and
partners provided 189,650 people (68% women and girls) with access to
safe spaces, humanitarian assistance, supplies and protection, including
cash assistance for 66,040 individuals. This network provided multisectoral
assistance directly to 49,495 individuals (50 percent children).
UNICEF is closely collaborating with the government, local authorities,
other United Nations agencies, NGOs and affected children and their
caregivers to strengthen national systems for protection, education,
health care and refugee crisis management, including contingency