Updated: Mar 2
As the world faces the evil and pointless brutality of great-power politics, we must do all we can to support those in Ukraine.
A child from Ukraine sleeps in a tent, part of a humanitarian centre for refugees at the Moldovan-Ukrainian border, in Palalanca, Moldova, on Friday, Feb. 25, 2022. | Aurel Obreja, Associated Press
The conflict in Ukraine is yielding devastating consequences for countless individuals. The global community must step in and support those who are affected by the conflict and urge an immediate end to the violence.
We have collated various charities and organisations that are providing on the ground support to those in Ukraine right now. We encourage everyone to donate what they can to help support those assisting innocent lives caught in tragic circumstances.
First-aid Backpacks That Save Lives - Sunflower of Peace
Sunflower of Peace is a nonprofit organisation that uses donations to assemble first-aid backpacks for medical workers in Ukraine.
Crisis Kits and Access to Essentials - CARE International
CARE International's Ukraine Crisis Fund provides essential items such as food, hygiene kits and shelter to those affected by the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine.
The global community must step in and support those who are affected by the conflict and urge an immediate end to the violence.
Food, Shelter, First Aid - British Red Cross Emergency Appeal
The British Red Cross is currently running an emergency appeal to raise funds to support individuals in Ukraine. Donate now to support the Red Cross' on the ground efforts.
Crisis Appeal - International Rescue Committee
The International Rescue Committee is currently working from Poland to mobilise life-saving resources to Ukraine. According to their website, a £21 donation is enough to provide 5 blankets to those in need, £39 for a cookstove and £79 for a refugee kit.
Hold Your Government Accountable
Keep up to date with what action your government is taking in response to the crisis unfolding in Ukraine. Writing to your local representative is an effective means of lobbying your government to do everything within its means to bring an end to the violence and provide support for displaced individuals. Below is a list of instructions for various countries. We are continuously updating this; please send us an advice webpage for contacting your government so we can add it to our list.