The total amount of damage caused to Motyzhyn in the Kyiv region is estimated at more $10 mln

25 August 2022

The total amount of damage caused to Motyzhyn village in the Kyiv region due to the war is estimated at UAH 279.4 mln or $10.1 mln.

These are the KSE Institute’s data within the “Russia will pay” project. The calculation of the damage to Motyzhyn’s infrastructure was carried out on the basis of data collected in the framework of the RebuildUA project, initiated by SmartFarming and Vkursi Zemli. Digitized information about the infrastructure of the Motyzhyn is the most accurate damage estimate for today. 

Russian tanks entered the village of Motyzhyn in Kyiv region on the third day of the full-scale invasion of russian federation. For a month, the occupiers controlled the village and part of the roads leading to Kyiv.

As a result of hostilities in Motyzhyn, 527 buildings were destroyed and damaged in the village, of which 130 were completely or severely destroyed. 

The greatest damage and destruction was caused to the housing stock. In Motyzhyn 479 residential buildings and outbuildings with a total area of ​​39.5 thousand square meters were affected. 400 village residents suffered damages in the total amount of UAH 190.2 million. 

Due to the destruction of industrial facilities, Motyzhyn lost UAH 50.9 million. In the village, 36 out of a total of 57 industrial buildings were destroyed and damaged. 

The monetary assessment of the damage to the social infrastructure of the village is UAH 33.9 million. In Motyzhyn, 12 social objects were damaged as a result of hostilities. What’s more, the russian occupiers destroyed the Motyzhyn Lyceum, which had been in operation for more than 50 years, caused massive damage to the private dendrological park “Dobropark”. 

All calculations are made in accordance with the dollar exchange rate as of January 1, 2022. Find more information about the damage to the village’s infrastructure via the link.