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  • Blanket delivery offers some warmth for refugees waiting to cross Ukraine border

    news UNHCR, 21 Mar 2022 (2 years ago )
    As conflict deepens suffering inside Ukraine, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is scaling up cross-border aid from Poland with the support of partners like NEEKA. With temperatures recently plummeting on the Poland-Ukraine border, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, dispatched a consignment of thermal bla...
  • IOM, UNHCR welcome the first flights of refugees out of Moldova to EU Member States

    news UNHCR, 22 Mar 2022 (2 years 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.
  • UNHCR, WFP and the Government of the Republic of Moldova announce cash assistance for refugees fleeing Ukraine and host families in Moldova

    news UNHCR Moldova, 25 Mar 2022 (2 years ago )
    Chisinau, Moldova – UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, the World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of the Republic of Moldova, today announced that cash will soon be provided to both refugees fleeing Ukraine and families hosting them in Moldova. It follows an initial small scale cash distribution f...
  • A month since the start of the war, almost a quarter of Ukraine’s population are displaced

    news UNHCR, 25 Mar 2022 (2 years ago )
    This is a summary of what was said by Karolina Lindholm Billing, UNHCR’s Representative to Ukraine – to whom quoted text may be attributed – speaking from Lviv to today’s press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.
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    news, 27 Mar 2022 (2 years 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 ...
  • Free support in matching carriers with NGOs

    news, 28 Mar 2022 (2 years ago )
    Truckers Life Foundation offers free support in matching carriers with NGOs. Truckers Life Foundation connects humanitarian organizations with drivers willing to help. NGOs can apply through the form:
  • UN High Commissioner for Refugees calls for immediate end to Ukraine war, which has uprooted over 10 million people

    news UNHCR, 31 Mar 2022 (2 years ago )
    Lviv, Ukraine – Visiting Ukraine for the first time since the Russian military offensive, UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi appealed today in the strongest terms for an end to the war, while calling on the international community to provide sustained support to the millions of civilia...
  • Cash offers a lifeline to refugees from Ukraine arriving in Poland

    news UNHCR, 01 Apr 2022 (2 years ago )
    Cash assistance is allowing refugees from Ukraine to make their own decisions about what they need most after arriving in Poland and other countries in the region. Poland has provided refuge to more than 2.3 million people fleeing Ukraine in just over a month, and more are arriving every day. Whi...
  • Ukrainian volunteer rallies village to welcome displaced families

    news UNHCR, 07 Apr 2022 (2 years ago )
    As families fled west to escape fighting, Rymma Mytrak came up with a plan and with help from her neighbours opened a shelter for 80 people within days.
  • UNHCR redoubles its aid inside Ukraine and the region

    news UNHCR, 08 Apr 2022 (2 years ago )
    The war in Ukraine has triggered one of the fastest-growing displacement and humanitarian crises ever. Within six weeks, more than 4.3 million refugees have fled the country, while a further 7.1 million are displaced internally. As people continue to flee, UNHCR is working closely with local auth...