60 APARTMENTS FOR ACCOMMODATION OF IDPS WILL BE PURCHASED THIS YEAR
The Treasury transferred funds to the regions for the purchase of housing for IDPs, namely 70% of the subvention that the state sends to local budgets for the acquisition of apartments for temporary residence of internally displaced persons. It is the program “Subvention from the state budget to the local budgets for the implementation of measures to support the territories that have been adversely affected by the armed conflict in the East of Ukraine” on the principle of 70% to 30% of the state and local budgets respectively.
«Another very important Victory, as they say present under the Christmas tree! IDP families will be able to move in 60 apartments and 1 residential building this year. The Treasury has just transferred funds to regions to purchase housing for IDPs. I thank the Government for the joint action and the perseverance with which we have worked as a team for this result!», ‒ noted Oksana Koliada, Minister for Veterans Affairs, Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons.
Overall, the funding has gone to 12 cities and towns that joined this program. Most of the apartments will be purchased in Mariupol (40 units), as well as 6 apartments in Zhytomyr, the rest of the houses are being purchased in Lviv, Donetsk and Kharkiv.