"The hot line" opens within the "Providing Technical Assistance for Fast Response to Bird Flu in Ukraine" project which is carried out by the American public organization "The international help and development, INK. " (IRD) with financial support of Agency of the USA on the international development in Ukraine, Moldova and Belarus (USAID).
Phone number on which it will be possible to give any information concerning bird flu or suspicions on it, - 8 800 503 55 00. Calls free. Line operating time: Monday - Friday, from 10.00 till 17.00.
The project is carried out with support of the American people and will be realized in such areas of Ukraine as: Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Kherson, Nikolaev, Odessa, Dnepropetrovsky, Donetsk, Sumy, Chernigov, Zaporozhye, Lugansk, Harkovsky, Poltava, Cherkassk and Zakarpatye areas.
"The hot line" will work till October 1, 2009.