The number of IDPs registered during a week decreased by 1 thousand. 817
13:02 / 13 Dec. 2016 / 277
During the last week the number of officially registered IDPs decreased to 1, 817 people in Ukraine. According to the press service of the Ministry of Social Policy, as of 12 November, the local structures of social protection registered 1,654,845 persons (1,334,297) families from Donbas and the Crimea.
1,087,167 families have applied for the appointment of benefits and to 997,513 families of those who applied such assistance assigned.
Since the beginning of 2016 the beneficiaries financed 2,934,630 UAH.
At the same time during the previous week (28 November – 5 December) the number of displaced persons has decreased by almost 8 thousand people.
Earlier, it was reported that the European Commission has allocated € 4 million to residents of Donbas.
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