Ukraine stops funding the Red Cross

Украина перестает финансировать Красный Крест

The red Cross will be deprived of state funding

The health Ministry says that okku for 2.5 years was spent 226.5 million

Ukraine has decided in 2017 to stop funding the red cross of Ukraine at the expense of the state budget.

“The Ministry sees no point in duplicating the Red Cross functions the Ministry in the provision of social services to lonely disabled socially vulnerable population”, – said the press service of the Ministry of health of Ukraine .

The Department stated that for the last 2.5 years on the maintenance of the organization from the state budget was spent 226,5 million “red cross Society funded by donations donor organizations, concerned citizens, membership dues, and not from the state budget”.

Funds that were previously allocated to the Red Cross, the Ministry of health has proposed to reallocate to other programs.

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