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  • IOM, UNHCR welcome the first flights of refugees out of Moldova to EU Member States

    news UNHCR, 22 Mar 2022 (1 year ago )
    Brussels, 22 March 2022 – UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) welcome the pledges by European Union (EU) Member States and other European States to transfer refugees from Moldova to their territory under the auspices of the EU Solidarity Platform.
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    news, 27 Mar 2022 (11 months ago )
    We are happy to get in touch with any organisation who is facing challenges with 1) their warehouse/intenvory management of donations; 2) running Freeshops. Boxtribute is an open source software which helps with both. (in Polish or English), or ...
  • Poland welcomes more than two million refugees from Ukraine

    news UNHCR, 18 Mar 2022 (1 year ago )
    WARSAW – UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, today acknowledged the enormous support of the Polish authorities and civil society for those who have been forced to flee Ukraine, after the number of arrivals passed the two million mark within three weeks.
  • National Launch of the refugee response plan:

    news Ministry of Interior Facebook page, 22 May 2022 (10 months ago )
    Ministry of Interior hosted international organizations that are helping refugees
  • Cloud of uncertainty starts to lift for Ukrainian sisters fleeing war

    news UNHCR, 05 May 2022 (10 months ago )
    Two women in fluorescent-coloured anoraks stand out in the crowd of refugees crossing the border from Ukraine to Slovakia. Antonina Kunchenko, 62, and Natasha Titova, 59, are sisters who have fled fighting in eastern Ukraine. They arrive on a spring morning in Slovakia without a clue what to do next...
  • UNHCR expands operations in Poland to reach refugees from Ukraine amid rising vulnerabilities

    news This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Olga Sarrado – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva., 27 May 2022 (9 months ago )
    UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, continues to scale up its operations in Poland to provide aid to refugees from Ukraine who have settled across the country. Poland remains the main country of arrival for refugees from Ukraine, with more than 3.5 million having entered the country since the start of ...
  • Ukrainian teacher in Romania is determined to remove barriers

    news Imagine waking up to the sound of sirens and tanks moving down the street – and quickly making the decision to run down to the basement, grabbing only your most essential items. Looking at your older parents who are feeling helpless – stopping your child , 19 May 2022 (10 months ago )
    Natalia was studying English literature in Chernivtsi city, a place she calls ‘a piece of heaven.’ After the war started, Natalia fled with her five-year-old son, who is now enrolled in a local kindergarten in Romania. With the help of UNHCR and partners, Natalia and her son were able to find a new ...
  • UN seeks US$1.7 billion as humanitarian needs soar in Ukraine and neighbouring countries

    news UNHCR, 01 Mar 2022 (1 year ago )
    The United Nations and humanitarian partners today launched coordinated emergency appeals for a combined US$1.7 billion to urgently deliver humanitarian support to people in Ukraine and refugees in neighbouring countries.
  • UNHCR welcomes EU decision to offer Temporary Protection to Refugees fleeing Ukraine

    news UNHCR, 04 Mar 2022 (1 year ago )
    Chisinau, Moldova – Yesterday’s unprecedented decision by the European Union (EU) to offer Temporary Protection to Refugees fleeing Ukraine will provide immediate protection in the EU for Ukrainians and third country nationals with refugee or permanent residence status in Ukraine.
  • Polish border town welcomes refugees from Ukraine, but will itself need help

    news UNHCR, 16 Mar 2022 (1 year ago )
    ‘These refugees have lost almost everything. We need to help them. Even if that means we’ll have to learn to live with less,’ says mayor of Medyka, a primary crossing point for refugees. Marek Iwasieczko has been averaging just four hours sleep a night since the bombs started falling on Ukraine. ...