Media Advisory: Invitation to Press briefing: 2018 Humanitarian Response Plan for Ukraine [EN/UK]


KYIV, 1 December – The United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Ukraine, Mr. Neal Walker, together with the Minister for the Temporarily Occupied Territories and IDPs, Mr. Vadym Chernysh presents the 2018 Humanitarian Response Plan for Ukraine.

Today, the humanitarian crisis in eastern Ukraine continues to take a heavy human toll on more than 4.4 million Ukrainians. As Ukraine enters its’ fourth winter of conflict, some 3.4 million people require protection, heat, shelter, water, food, and access to health care, education or psycho-social support.

The Humanitarian Response Plan sets out the priorities of humanitarian organizations to assist the most vulnerable people and address these critical humanitarian needs. Members of the press are kindly invited to a press briefing: on 4 December 2017 at President Hotel (Hospitalna 12, Kyiv) from 12:00 until 12:30


Neal Walker, UN Resident/Humanitarian Coordinator Vadym Chernysh, Minister for Temporarily Occupied Territories and IDPs

The 2018 Humanitarian Needs Overview and Humanitarian Response Plan including all key facts and figures will be available at the press briefing.

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