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  • Happy days of anticipation…

       Every new day in the life of the City Aid Center is eventful, fruitful and unique. Each day brings us awareness that it was not spent in vain and that the coming people have been satisfied and left not empty-handed. In our work, we try to pay devoted attention to all visitors: families, lonely […]

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  • Working group of human rights protection of internally displaced persons.

    On February 25 the Coordinating working group met at the City Aid Center on issues of human rights protection of internally displaced persons. The representatives of UN, the City Aid Center, the Head Office of the State Emergency Agency and social services have discussed the issues related to the internally displaced persons. To date, the […]

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  • Nearby frontline Berdyansk. Opening of the New Branch of the City Aid Center

    In the beginning of the new 2015 year another wave of refugees flooded from Donets’k and Luhans’k. The continuing flow of people is trying to find rescue and peace in Zaporiz’ka oblast. Today among the displaced persons are those who would stay till the last days in their towns and villages, finding shelter in the […]

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  • Ukraine: Winter of 2015 seeing increased displacement, deteriorating humanitarian situation

    Fierce fighting in the central Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine is creating new displacement, pushing the number of registered internally displaced people (IDPs) in Ukraine close to one million. Ukraine’s Ministry of Social Policy now puts the total number of registered IDPs countrywide at 980,000 – a figure that is expected to rise further as […]

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  • The City Aid Center in Action (video)

    All activities of the City Aid Center are aimed at providing extensive and comprehensive assistance to IDPs. A non-profit organization The City Aid Center is one of the first in Zaporizhzhya who starting from June 2014 has been providing on a permanent basis a whole scope of assistance to internally displaced persons who now live […]

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  • Zaporizhzhya continues to provide shelter for IDPs from Donets’ka and Luhans’ka oblasts

    Zaporizhzhya continues to prepare additional facilities for resettlement of internally displaced people from Donets’ka and Lugans’ka oblasts. One of the facilities set up for resettlement of for IDPs is situated at Lenin Avenue, 81. Previously the building was held by premises for the Center of alternative medicine practice. Upon completion of the lease contract and according […]

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  • The Trip to Krasnohorovka in Donets’ka Oblast (16.01.15г.) (video)

    Krasnohorovka is located 9 kilometers from Donets’k. People here are extremely anxious and live under a constant fear of shelling. It was the fifth day in row when the town was cut of the electrical power, resulting in no heat in apartments, with the situation being even more complicated, as many windows were broken, so […]

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  • Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

    Dear сolleagues, friends and fellow workers! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We trust that everlasting mercy and grace of God, His fatherly love and goodwill will follow and keep us all in the forthcoming year! These days when the Ukrainian nation is going through hard pressing times, let us be even more kindhearted […]

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  • Christmas and New Year events for children from the internally displaced families.

    The City Aid Center in Zaporozhye welcomes the children from internally displaced families and families of participants in the ATO to attend Christmas and New Year celebration events. Christmas performances with distributing of presents will be held on December 26-27 at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and on December 28 at 10 a.m. in the […]

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  • Visiting the collection center at the Recreation Facility “Chajka”

    On December 4, 2014 the City Aid Center together with experts from the State Emergency Agency of Ukraine in Zaporizhzhya Oblast has visited 30 families of IDPs who were forced to leave their homes in Donets’ka Oblast. Now they temporary reside in Zaporizhzhya in the recreation facility “Chaika” (i.e. “Seagull”) on  Khortytsya Island. After talking […]

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