The UN will gather $298 million donations to implement humanitarian projects in 2016 for civilians in Donbas, informs UN press service.
People living along the line of contact in militants-held territories will be the first to receive help. According to the UN about 800.000 people live along the line of contact and 2.7. million live in locations close to it. Moreover, IDPs also need help.
Coordinator of humanitarian issues in Ukraine Neal Walker informed that economic crisis in Ukraine makes help of donors even more necessary.