Last year, Ukraine received 36 thousand tonnes of humanitarian aid

According to the State fiscal service, in the past year, Ukraine charity, societal, religious organizations, and individuals imported about 36 thousand tons of humanitarian aid. About it reports a press-service of the Ministry of social policy of Ukraine.

«Basically it’s clothing, food, household items and were intended mainly for internally displaced persons», — said the head of humanitarian aid division Ministry of social policy Maxim Dotsenko.

He noted that the number of imported humanitarian cargo has increased after the Maidan — in connection with the fighting in the East — in 2-2,5 times at least. «Currently in the Unified register of recipients of humanitarian aid have already registered over 900 people. This is from 2013, i.e. in the last two years», — said Dotsenko.

He also said that «all decisions on whether to give permission or not give on the import of aid into the territory of Ukraine, adopts the working group. There are cases when documents are sent back for revision, if there are any questions.»

Note that, in recent years there has been observed a significant growth of the volunteer movement, to which so far only in institutions of social protection has attracted more than 200 thousand people.

Last year, Ukraine received 36 thousand tonnes of humanitarian aid 05.02.2016

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