The primary share of the aid was donated to acquire medical equipment, including artificial respiration units, drugs, protective gear for healthcare workers, sanitizers, and to reoutfit medical institutions.
LUKOIL fuels ambulances and public hospital vehicles, and cars of volunteers free of charge in 6 Russian regions.
The company donated more than RUB 125 million rubles to help the disadvantaged groups in 11 regions. That support included purchasing food packages for elder citizens, veterans of the Great Patriotic War among them. In addition to that, the company presented e-learning tablets to the pupils from low-income families.
LUKOIL made donations in 15 foreign countries, such as Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Mexico, Moldova, Romania, Serbia, Turkey, UAE, and Uzbekistan.
LUKOIL also supports the work of medical science institutions that search for the vaccine against COVID-19 in Russia and foreign countries.
"While continuing aiding the regions under the traditional Social Partnership Agreements, the company currently also lends targeted assistance to fight COVID-19. We maintain constant communication with the authorities of almost all the regions of our operation and react quickly and efficiently to the needs that rise from containing the coronavirus infection," said LUKOIL President Vagit Alekperov.