Overall in trouble because of the war were 1.7 million children.
50 thousand. Not able to go to school because of the war in eastern Ukraine. This is stated in the press service of UNICEF.
Nearly 150 schools closed, almost 190 damaged or destroyed.
Also, the report states that of 530 thousand. People who moved from the Donbas to other regions of Ukraine – at least 130 thousand. children .
“The most important thing to children to return to school and continue their education. Children most feel the effects of the conflict … Some of them have witnessed fierce battles and attacks, “- said UNICEF Regional Director for Central and Eastern Europe Marie Pierre Puare.
In addition, UNICEF stressed that 600 thousand. Children and their families need immediate humanitarian aid fund and to assist them need to $ 32.4 million.
Recall that the UN will provide $ 1.6 million for the most needy immigrants from the Donbas .