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20 Aug 2018 description

The number of monthly crossings through the five operating Entry/Exit Checkpoints (EECPs) has steadily increased since the beginning of 2018, reaching nearly 1.3 million in July, representing a 10 per cent increase compared to June. Crossing conditions remained challenging for the civilians, who crossed the ‘contact line’ to visit relatives, check on property and access basic services in the Government-controlled area (GCA), with insufficient medical and sanitary facilities in ‘no-man’s land’ and at the ‘zero-checkpoint’ of all five official EECPs.

20 Jul 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Conflict-related civilian deaths and injuries increase in eastern Ukraine from February–May

  • Shelling and light weapons fire continue to damage and destroy civilian infrastructure

  • UNICEF assists GBV survivors and children affected by violence in Donetsk and Luhansk

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

06 Jul 2018 description
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THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 1257/96 of 20 June 1996 concerning humanitarian aid1 , and in particular Article 2, Article 4 and Article 15(2) and (3) thereof,

Having regard to Council Decision 2013/755/EU of 25 November 2013 on the association of the overseas countries and territories with the European Union ('Overseas Association Decision')2 , and in particular Article 79 thereof,

29 Jun 2018 description

OVERVIEW

Ongoing since April 2014, instability and conflict in Ukraine meant that areas primarily in the eastern part of the country experienced a deteriorating humanitarian situation. Heavy shelling and armed conflict led to the significant displacement of people, and as of December 2014 OCHA had reported that 5 million people were in need of humanitarian assistance.

30 Apr 2018 description

From January to December 2017 the Logistics Cluster has supported 512 organisations, including national and international NGOs, UN agencies, foundations, civil society organisations and government agencies across 13 operations.

26 Apr 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

Shelling and landmines remain leading causes of civilian casualties in 2018

• Winter weather disrupts electricity, heat, and water services for populations in eastern Ukraine

• WFP ceases emergency food assistance in eastern Ukraine due to access and funding constraints

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

16 Mar 2018 description

FUNDING:

US$ 204 million requested
US$ 71 million received

BENEFICIARIES:

2.4 million targeted
1.1 million reached

SITUATION OVERVIEW

16 Mar 2018 description
  • The parties to the conflict generally recommitted to a new ceasefire at the Trilateral Group level in Minsk on 28 February but without full adherence so far.
20 Feb 2018 description
report Foundation.101

As in the past year, NGO "Foundation.101" analyzes the work of entry-exit control points on the line of contact in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions. In August, Foundation.101 presented the infographics of the intersection of the contact line during the first half of 2017. Now we suggest looking at the general trend of flow over the past 12 months.

19 Feb 2018 description

In 2017, the ICRC continued to help the most vulnerable people residing along the contact line in Donbas.

15 Feb 2018 description

Ukraine: In 2017, ICRC helped thousands of people affected by Donbas conflict

In 2017, the ICRC continued to help the most vulnerable people residing along the contact line in Donbas.

26 Jan 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Conflict continues to endanger civilians, hinder livelihood activities, and restrict movement

  • Ukraine’s winter season increases food, health, and shelter needs among vulnerable populations

  • USAID/OFDA partners provide critical health, protection, shelter, and WASH assistance to vulnerable populations in eastern Ukraine

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

23 Jan 2018 description

Despite a ceasefire over the New Year, which came into force on the 23 December, there has been an escalation in hostilities in Novoluhanske village* since 18 December, resulting in at least eight civilian injuries and damage to civilian infrastructure. Over 900 houses and apartments and two education facilities were damaged. An estimated 400 people left Novoluhanske for safe places in nearby locations. As of mid-January, approximately 155 people have reportedly returned, while many remain displaced as their houses were damaged.

13 Jan 2018 description

THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 1257/96 of 20 June 1996 concerning humanitarian aid,

and in particular Article 2, Article 4 and Article 15(2) and (3) thereof,

Having regard to Council Decision 2013/755/EU of 25 November 2013 on the association of the overseas countries and territories with the European Union ('Overseas Association Decision')2 , and in particular Article 79 thereof,

26 Dec 2017 description

OVERVIEW

In November 2017 there were 4.4 million men, women and children affected by the armed conflict in east Ukraine, of whom 3.4 million required humanitarian assistance and protection.