1 November, Kyiv - At the next economic forum of the German Embassy in Kiev: WFP presentation: An overview of the current humanitarian situation and WFP’s humanitarian assistance.

1 November, Kyiv - At the economic forum of the German Embassy in Kiev WFP will give a presentation with an overview of the current humanitarian situation and WFP’s humanitarian assistance.

The event will be held in the "Teatro" restaurant at the Opera Hotel (Bohdana Chmelnyzkoho 53, 01054 Kiev) on Tuesday, 1 November 2016 from 6.30 pm.

This time, Ms Dorte Ellehammer, Representative and country director of the World Food Program (WFP) in Ukraine since May 2016, will present an overview of the humanitarian situation in Eastern Ukraine and the ongoing precarious situation along the contact line. In doing so, she will explain how WFP is providing humanitarian assistance in Ukraine.

A Danish national, Dorte Ellehammer was able to gain a lot of experience as part of her long-standing work for the WFP - in Guatemala, Peru and El Salvador, where she was the last WFP representative - and was also employed at the WFP headquarters in Rome. She also worked for various relief organizations (including DANIDA, the Danish Council for Refugees) in Asia and Latin America.

Note: Mrs. Ellehammer's speech and the exchange will be held in English.

Further information on WFP in Ukraine can be found at: http://www.wfp.org/countries/ukraine

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