Latest updates from Ukraine where the United Nations and the European Union work together to provide humanitarian aid and assistance to help rebuild.
🇺🇦🇪🇺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.
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
The 🇪🇺@EUDelegationUA and 🇺🇳@UNDP are working together to help 🇺🇦#Ukraine address the immediate effects of the full-scale invasion. With our steadfast partnership, we’re committed to supporting mine clearance and debris removal. Learn more from @pmwBxl in this video. pic.twitter.com/wHK3Q3uq38
— UNDP Ukraine 🇺🇦 (@UNDPUkraine) October 18, 2023
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
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.
‘I really missed my classmates,’ says Ania, 10.
Today, she is back in her beloved Irpin Lyceum No. 3, which 🇪🇺 and @UNICEF have renovated.
Equipped with modern classrooms and a shelter, it can provide safe in-person learning to more than 1,500 children. pic.twitter.com/YIHAKuJyTv
— EU Civil Protection & Humanitarian Aid 🇪🇺 (@eu_echo) October 14, 2023
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
Family Festival took place yesterday at #Cahul, within #EU4Moldova Programme. Over 250 children, parents and teachers participated, promoting active lifestyles and #inclusion of children with disabilities and special needs in their communities.#EU4Cahul #ForEveryChildInclusion pic.twitter.com/LK05Tu0pp6
— UNICEF Moldova 🇲🇩 (@UNICEFMoldova) October 11, 2023
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.