Provision of Generators to Ukraine
December 23, 2022
- On December 20-22, 25 generators from the Government of Japan through JICA arrived in Ukraine.
- The large-scale blackout has occurred in various areas of Ukraine caused by destruction of a large part of energy infrastructure facilities by Russia’s attacks. As Ukraine is entering full-fledged winter, the Government of Japan has decided to provide generators as support to protect the lives of the people of Ukraine. These generators are to be used immediately for securing lifelines such as heating and water in the midst of continuing severe cold.
- 25 generators include 4 donated from “Overwintering support initiative JAPAN to send generators to Ukurainian people”, the Inventory of which was presented to H.E. Mr. Sergiy KORSUNSKY, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine in the presence of Prime Minister Mr. Fumio KISHIDA on December 14.
- The Government of Japan will continue to provide support for and stand by the people of Ukraine who are facing hardship, in collaboration with the international community, including the G7 members.