ETC Ukraine Sitrep #10 - 18 July 2022

Publication Date
  • From 06 to 21 July, the ETC team is conducting a joint assessment mission with the United Nations Department of Safety and Security (UNDSS) to Kyiv. The mission conducted an assessment for the setup of a UNDSS Security Information Operations Centre; checked the configuration of security communications systems (SCS) in the armoured vehicles of UN agencies; and conducted an assessment on the potential site for the installation of a Very High Frequency (VHF) repeater.

  • The ETC team is closely following up with the United Nations Resident Coordinator’s Office (UNRCO) and UNDSS to liaise with the Government of Ukraine on the UN’s request for a VHF licence as the backup means of telecommunications in the country. 

  • Since the launch of the ETC Chatbot – vBeztpesi – on 20 June, a total of 8,561 users in Ukraine have accessed information relating to humanitarian assistance.