of Ministers increased monthly assistance to orphan children from UAH 795 to
UAH 1,590 (USD 1 - UAH 5.05), Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko told reporters.
that the step will encourage Ukrainian citizens to adopt orphan children to
their families. "We will further continue implementation of a strategic
program on reduction of the number of orphan children and homeless children in
the country," the Premier stressed.
25, Minister for Families, Youth and Sports Yuriy Pavlenko said there are 1,669 foster families in Ukraine with
2,677 adopted children in, as well as 305 orphan family homes with 1,996