United Nations and the European Union working together: Ukraine

Latest updates from Ukraine where the United Nations and the European Union work together to provide humanitarian aid and assistance to help rebuild.

19 October

🇺🇦🇪🇺A newly renovated school in Kamyanske, eastern Ukraine re-opens its doors giving students a safe and modern space to learn. Together with @EUDelegationUA @UNDPUkraine & 🇺🇦 partners #WeBuildUkraine back better again.
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In partnership with the @EUDelegationUA, @EIB & local authorities in Kamyanske, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast in eastern Ukraine, @UNDPUkraine helped organize a project to renovate a local school specializing in foreign languages. Learn more about the project ➡️ https://undp.org/ukraine/press-releases/eu-backed-school-reopens-eastern-ukraine

18 October

17 October

Local authorities in Dnipro joined forces with the @EUDelegationUA and @UNDP to renovate one of the city’s air raid shelters, making it safer, more comfortable & accessible for all, in a project costing $105,000. Read more: https://undp.org/ukraine/press-releases/air-raid-shelter-dnipro-renovated-local-authorities-aid-eu-and-undp

Over 130,000 residents of Nikopol will have renewed supplies of clean water thanks to @UNDP and @EU_FPI, which delivered two powerful water pumps to the city. Read more 🔗 https://undp.org/ukraine/press-releases/eu-undp-help-provide-over-130000-nikopol-residents-access-clean-water

14 October

The “Wings of Ukraine” school in Znamianka, Kirovohrad region, welcomes 800+ students back to in-person learning!
UNICEF rehabilitated the school with @eu_echo support. It now has a well-equipped shelter so children can continue learning safely during air raid alarms.

Access to safe water remains a challenge in the regions of Kherson and Mykolaiv because of shelling and the destruction of the Kakhovka Dam. With support from @eu_echo and @USAIDSavesLives, UNICEF has provided 530,000 liters of water to more than 17,000 people in these areas.


11 October

Thanks to @UNDP, @EUDelegationUA & @GIZ, 400+ people gained in-demand skills, with nearly 75% finding new jobs. Discover how our short-term courses are creating job opportunities, supporting the economy amid the ongoing war & boosting Ukraine’s employment: https://undp.org/ukraine/press-releases/undp-completes-series-vocational-courses-followed-internships-and-placements


With 🇪🇺 @EUDelegationUA support, 🇺🇳 @UNDP held training for social protection professionals. Focused on crisis communication & support, the sessions saw 80 specialists who boosted their skills to support those in crisis, survivors of trauma & gender-based violence.