USAID/Ukraine Rapid Reaction to Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine – August 5, 2022 – Ukraine – ReliefWeb


Our Response

The USAID Mission in Ukraine is constantly on the transform its programming to satisfy the urgent requirements of the Ukrainian people following Russia’s full-scale invasion. All USAID/Ukraine programs remain active so we continue to purchase greater than 40 activities operated by greater than 700 applying partner staff in the united states. All this helps you to make Ukraine more powerful, more democratic, and much more prosperous, helping Ukrainians realize the commitment of the Revolution of Dignity.

Help Critical Sectors

USAID launched the $100 million Agriculture Resilience Initiative to help support Ukrainian agriculture exports and production throughout the war. Since Feb 24, we’ve provided inputs and services to greater than 8,000 maqui berry farmers, comprising 14% of Ukraine’s farming enterprises. Including the supply of high-quality seed taters to six,215 maqui berry farmers in 15 oblasts – including within the hard-hit parts of Kharkiv, Chernihiv, Sumy, Kyiv, and Zaporizhzhia – and also the provision of vegetable seeds to greater than 4,000 maqui berry farmers in 12 oblasts. [Note: the figures overlap as some maqui berry farmers receive many forms of USAID assistance.]

USAID is supporting the delivery of in your area-donated food, clothing, medicines, hygiene supplies, and agriculture inputs to hard-hit communities and also to communities hosting large figures of IDPs. Together with the All-Ukrainian Association of Communities, USAID has allowed the delivery of 530 a lot of supplies to 81 communities, directly benefiting greater than 50,000 people. The biggest figures of recipients have been in Zaporizhzhya, Kharkiv, Mykolaiv, and Kyiv oblasts.

Following Ukraine’s effective reference to the ecu electricity system created using USAID support, the country’s electricity system operator has become generating roughly $20 million monthly in export revenue. On This summer 28, the ecu Network of Electricity Transmission System Operators (ENTSO-E) approved a rise in Ukrainian electricity export capacity from 100 MW to 250 MW, that is forecasted to produce elevated export revenue. USAID can also be helping Ukraine repair and upgrade energy infrastructure when preparing for winter.

USAID supported the delivery of nearly 500,000 doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to Kyiv on This summer 12.
The U.S. government has donated greater than 3.six million doses of COVID-19 vaccines since the beginning of the pandemic. Since the beginning of world war 2, USAID has additionally provided logistical support for that distribution of $380 million in donated medicines and medical supplies to communities across Ukraine.

USAID is constantly on the provide Ukraine’s local governments with supplies and support to carry on delivering public services among Russia’s brutal war. We lately provided 138 teams of armored PPE to Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts and 100 teams of PPE towards the Mykolaiv City Council to be used by emergency response workers. We expanded our local governance decentralization activity to aid 40 additional communities in four oblasts (Odesa, Rivne,
Zakarpattia, and Zhytomyr). As a whole, USAID is supplying emergency help 91 communities in 18 oblasts, including in Ukraine’s east and south.