EU donates equipment to National Police of Ukraine in Donetsk region

29-12-2020
Photo: European Union
Photo: European Union

The European Union Advisory Mission (EUAM) continues to enhance the institutional capacities of Ukrainian partners in regions during COVID-19 outbreak.

On 24 December it provided IT support to the International Police Cooperation Unit of the National Police in Donetsk region. The unit is responsible for cooperation with Interpol, Europol and international organisations working in Ukraine. It also coordinates activities of law enforcement agencies in the region involved in combatting transnational crime and cooperates with 194 countries of the world.

The computers and other IT equipment donated by the EUAM will help improve communication capabilities, information sharing and response of the National Police in Donetsk region.

With emerging COVID-19 challenges, new e-tools and communication technologies are on the top of the agenda for law enforcement agencies of today as the pandemic has increased the workload and threats for officers delivering their daily duties.

The ongoing EUAM support to partners in regions is aimed at enhancing their capacities with cutting-edge technologies and IT assistance during the coronavirus outbreak.

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