16 March, 2015 - UNHCR with support of regional Ukrainian Red Cross Society dispatched 20 tons of humanitarian aid to Sumy region. Regional officers from State Emergency Service unloaded aid truck fully packed with warm clothes, blankets and other core relief items.
Based on overall calculations, 14265 IDPs including 3189 children live in Sumy region. Upon arrival newly displaced urge for nutrition and basic NFI support first. Besides providing IDPs with relevant information on resettlement, humanitarian agencies assist in accommodating IDPs in descent shelter conditions.