UNICEF: Almost 70 % of Ukrainians' incomes affected by COVID-19 Ukrainians would consider increases in living wages, salaries and pensions to be evidence of improved life after the quarantine, the study says.
16:40, 02 July 2020
RFE/RL: UNICEF calls for ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, says children 'urgently need peace' There have been 10 conflict-related child casualties since the beginning of this year.
12:55, 22 May 2020
Ukraine's poverty to grow to 45% in 2020 – Social Policy Ministry Coronavirus-related developments in 2020 have changed the country's social and economic situation.
12:20, 21 May 2020
Ukraine tops list of countries with highest reported incidence rate of measles in 2018: UNICEF In 2018, almost 350,000 measles cases were reported globally, more than doubling from 2017.
23:57, 15 July 2019
Fighting in Ukraine threatens water supply for 3.2 million: CNN One single incident damaging a water facility can disrupt water supply for an entire region, a UNICEF official says.
16:40, 04 July 2019
UNICEF: Children in Eastern Ukraine suffering as conflict affects critical water infrastructure In 2018, in the east of Ukraine, 89 attacks were recorded on water infrastructure facilities, which affected many children living in the conflict-struck areas.
12:40, 24 March 2019
Ukraine suffers world's biggest rise in measles cases in 2018 – media UNICEF said statistics by the World Health Organization showed there were 35,120 cases of measles in Ukraine last year – a massive rise from about 5,000 in 2017.
10:58, 01 March 2019
Three international organizations send over 140 tonnes of humanitarian aid to Donbas Residents of the temporarily occupied territories in eastern Ukraine will receive food, hygiene kits, medications, and construction materials.
13:00, 22 February 2019
Ukraine, UNICEF and UNOPS launches pilot project providing baby boxes for Ukrainian families The baby boxes will go a long way to support low-income families, who often cannot afford to buy many of the items in the box.
20:26, 26 September 2018
At least 45 schools damaged in Donbas since early 2017 – UNICEF Some 200,000 girls and boys are forced to learn in militarized environments, amid volatile fighting and dangers due to unexploded weapons of war.
19:45, 06 May 2018
UNICEF on Donbas: 200,000 children forced to learn in bullet-riddled classrooms Schools are often close to military bases and security checkpoints, increasing the risk that they may step on unexploded weapons of war, or be caught in crossfire.
13:40, 05 May 2018
UNICEF: 220,000 children threatened by landmines in Ukraine's east – media <p>The United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, published a report on Thursday, December 21, saying that 220,000 children living in eastern Ukraine are at severe risk of serious injury by landmines and other deadly explosives littering the territory, according to Deutsche Welle (DW).</p>
14:09, 22 December 2017
Ukrainian parents wary of vaccinations despite growing measles stats - media <p>The problem is not a lack of vaccine, as Kyiv's chief immunologist explains, but a fear among parents that it's worse than the disease, according to RFE/RL.</p>
23:40, 17 December 2017
Ukraine: 750,000 children at risk of losing access to safe drinking water, warns UN <p>With the recent escalation of hostilities damaging vital water infrastructure in eastern Ukraine, at least 750,000 children are at imminent risk of being cut off from safe drinking water, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) warned on Friday, UN News Centre reported.</p>
17:08, 17 June 2017
Children in east Ukraine need urgent support to overcome trauma of volatile conflict – UNICEF <p>More than 200,000 children – or 1 in 4 - in the two regions most severely affected by the ongoing conflict in eastern Ukraine require urgent and sustained psychosocial support to address the trauma of living through more than three years of violence, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said on April 7.</p>
22:21, 08 April 2017