“Chestnut Run” will join a global solidarity campaign with refugees and IDPs
The most large-scale traditional sports charity event in Ukraine will take place in Kyiv on 26th May 2019. This year the organizers will encourage the “Chestnut Run” participants to make a symbolic solidarity act with refugees and IDPs in order to gain 50 thousand km as part of UNHCR campaign “2 billion kilometers to safety”.
House of Ihnatenko family in Stanytsia Luhanska was completely destroyed by shelling and later reconstructed by NRC with funding provided by the UNHCR. Overall, 692 buildings were reconstructed by the UNHCR in 2018.