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UNICEF response to crisis in Ukraine


UNICEF keeps monitoring the situation in Ukraine as it impacts children during the current crisis. As the humanitarian situation continues to deteriorate in the East of Ukraine:

  • The number of registered internally displaced people reached 1 695 270, including 215 464 children, as of as of 10 January 2016 (Source: Ministry of Social Policy) Read more

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