Swiss lend a hand to Ukraine

The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation sent a shipment of Swiss relief supplies to Ukraine by rail yesterday. SBB Cargo organizes and takes care of the transport to Poland.

A Swiss delivery of relief goods has been on its way to Ukraine since midday on Monday. This delivery contains everyday hygiene items worth one million Swiss francs. Migros and Coop provide the relief supplies. SBB Cargo organized the transport and will take care of the delivery. The 19 rail wagons with around 300 tonnes of material are transported to the Ukrainian border. This will followed by distribution in the interior of the country together with partner organisations of the SDC.