13.900 Unemployed Ukrainians Joined “Army of Recovery”

by Meifan Honcharuk
Wednesday, April 12, 2023
13.900 Unemployed Ukrainians Joined “Army of Recovery”

The State employment service of Ukraine reported that in 16 regions of the country 

Army of Recovery is a project of the government of Ukraine since the autumn of 2022. People who have lost their jobs due to the war can conclude a fixed-term employment contract with the state and join socially useful work: painting walls, picking up garbage, dismantling bricks, and so on. According to the SES, at the end of 2022, 3.314 Ukrainians got a job in the Army of recovery, and on April 13, 2023 already 13.900 people in 16 regions of Ukraine.

Leaders by region:

  • Poltava 3.500 people;
  • Donetsk 1854;
  • Kyiv 1814;
  • Kharkiv 1612;
  • Sumy 1408.

Also, there is a volunteer organization, Brave to recover in Kyiv, which daily helps to eliminate the consequences of the war in the cities and villages of the Kyiv region.

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