Winter in Ukraine: Freezing nights are threatening children’s lives

After enduring more than six months of war, millions of children and families are now facing the additional hardships of winter. Many who are already struggling to meet their needs are now struggling to cover the additional costs and difficulties of plummeting temperatures during a time of war.

With the ongoing war, the damages, loss, and devastation continue to affect families and children. At only 6-years old, Denys was inside his house with his mother when the bombs fell in, and the house caught fire. The family managed to escape in time but all their belongings – including clothes, shoes and toys – went up in flames.

"We don't have any warm clothes or money to buy them"