Internally Displaced Persons (IDP)

IDPs assistance in 2022

Registration of IDPs in Ukraine

From 24.02 to 03.05.2022, 7,700,000 were forced to become IDPs in Ukraine due to Russian aggression.

  • Portal “Where you are welcomed” – helps evacuated Ukrainians find housing and receive humanitarian aid. Here you can:  ✅See the number of places that each Oblast can offer for free accommodation                      ✅Find the phone numbers of the contact center and ask for help
  • Procedure for IDPs registration in the “Diya” application («Дія») and receiving financial assistance from the state.
  • The procedure for reporting damage or destruction of its property as a result of military aggression by the Russian Federation in the “Diya” application («Дія»).
  • Receiving UNHCR cash assistance in Vinnytsia, Dnipropetrovsk, Zakarpattia, Lviv, Ternopil, Khmelnytsky, Chernivtsi and Ivano-Frankivsk oblasts.

Information for people leaving Ukraine

From February 24 to May 3, 2022, 5,597,483 persons were forced to leave Ukraine due to the Russian invasion.

For people who left Ukraine for other countries, see below information about the temporary protection procedure and where to go for help:

Information for persons fleeing the war in Ukraine

Please note that UNHCR in Ukraine is not involved in procedures related to leaving Ukraine or in evacuation procedures from Ukraine for any person.