Japan provides assistance through the UNHCR for the most vulnerable categories of people who live along the contact line to renovate their houses which were destroyed due to the conflict in eastern Ukraine.
Ambassador Sumi said that Japan will continue to provide assistance. He stressed that the eastern Ukraine is not forgotten and conveyed his willingness to visit the region as often as possible.
Ambassador Sumi welcomed by the citizens of Kurdyumivka village
Ambassador Sumi talking to local people
Meeting with the people whose house was repaired with the financial assistance from Japan
During the interview: Ambassador Sumi (M), Deputy Head of Donetsk Regional State Administration Ihor Stokoz (L) and UNHCR Representative in Ukraine Pablo Mateu (R)