Ukraine: Situation report No.26 as of 6 February 2015 [EN/UK]

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 06 Feb 2015


  • On 6 February a temporary ceasefire allowed for the evacuation of some civilians from Debaltseve.
    Agencies assisted at reception points.

  • Internal displacement nears one million as fighting escalates in the Donetsk region of Ukraine.

  • On 5 February, the GoU Deputy Prime-Minister met with partners and committed to find solutions to facilitate humanitarian operations. A two-tier coordination setup (policy and day-to-day operations) has been launched.

  • Authorities in Odesa stressed that their capacity to cope with the IDP influx is exhausted.

  • Lack of funding hampers humanitarian operations.

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