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Number of Ukrainian children needing aid nearly doubles to 1 million over the past year – UNICEF

UNICEF Ukraine / Schuepp / 2016

KYIV/GENEVA, 17 February 2017 – As the volatile conflict in eastern Ukraine enters its fourth year, 1 million children are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance - nearly double the number this time last year, said UNICEF.


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Thousands of children out of school after classrooms hit by heavy shelling in eastern Ukraine

UNICEF Ukraine 2016

Kyiv/Geneva, 6 February 2017 – Thousands of children have been forced out of school in eastern Ukraine due to last week’s surge in fighting.

Orlando Bloom in Ukraine

Heavy fighting in Ukraine leaves thousands of children cold, thirsty and out of school – UNICEF

UNICEF Ukraine 2016

KYIV/GENEVA, 1 February 2017 – Following intense fighting over the last two days around the town of Avdiivka, Donetsk region, more than 17,000 people – including 2,500 children – are facing freezing weather without any heating, electricity or water.

Ukraine polio outbreak containment

Football will help UNICEF and partners promote child rights in Ukraine

UNICEF Ukraine 2016

UNICEF together with the Football Federation of Ukraine and the Ministry of Education will support sport to improve child rights and facilitate social integration of internally displaced and conflict-affected children.

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