News from Activists

Ukrainians trying to leave Russian military-occupied towns cannot do so without going through a terrible process called filtering

Ukrainians trying to leave Russian military-occupied towns cannot do so without going through a terrible process called filtering

Beatings and electrocution: the horrors of Russian "filtering" of Ukrainians People's phones are confiscated and their social media accounts are examined. Anything that seems suspicious may result in beatings or ...
3.4 million refugees from Ukraine granted temporary protection status in Europe, led by Poland, Germany and the Czech Republic - UN

3.4 million refugees from Ukraine granted temporary protection status in Europe, led by Poland, Germany and the Czech Republic – UN

The number of refugees from Ukraine who registered for temporary protection or similar national protection schemes in European Union countries stood at 3.207 million, the United Nations High Commissioner for ...
Germany through the eyes of Ukrainian refugees

Germany through the eyes of Ukrainian refugees

Every day our compatriots are surprised by the rules of the new life. What positives and negatives do Ukrainians note in Germany? Germany has taken in more than 700,000 refugees ...
Mikhail Shishkin. It hurts to be Russian these days

Mikhail Shishkin. It hurts to be Russian these days

"It hurts to be Russian these days," says writer Mikhail Shishkin. He was recently awarded the Strega Europeo literary prize in Italy. And before that, at the SlovoNovo forum for ...
Europe Anti-war stance in Russia leads to denunciations and arrests

Europe Anti-war stance in Russia leads to denunciations and arrests

In Russia, critics of the war in Ukraine are increasingly being reported to the police. Anti-war protesters in Saint Petersburg faced a brutal police crackdown during demonstrations in March DW ...
ISHR-Moldova: "People in Moldova think they are next"

ISHR-Moldova: “People in Moldova think they are next”

Report of the ISHR Moldova Section on Fears in Moldova About the Spread of War Moldovans have been living in constant stress and fear since 24 February because of the ...
Ukrainian convoy marched through the streets of New York for the first time as part of a parade honouring immigrants

Ukrainian convoy marched through the streets of New York for the first time as part of a parade honouring immigrants

An immigrant parade in New York, featuring Ukrainians living there and those who arrived after the war began. Source: golosameriki.com ...
Ukrainians in Poland may receive an additional allowance from the Red Cross

Ukrainians in Poland may receive an additional allowance from the Red Cross

Ukrainians in Poland may receive an additional allowance from the Red Cross Such a service is currently available in Łódź County. This is discussed on the Red Cross website. Who ...
Ukrainians in Romania will receive financial support - how to get it

Ukrainians in Romania will receive financial support – how to get it

Several categories of Ukrainians who have left for Romania because of the war can count on monetary assistance from the Red Cross. According to the organisation's website, to get support, ...
ISHR - Ukraine - humanitarian aid in the war zone

ISHR – Ukraine – humanitarian aid in the war zone

From the IGFM bulletin "For Human Rights /FdMR", No. 5/22, p.1 ISHR lawyers in Ukraine - "Our mission is to help now"  “The situation is changing from day to day. ...
Refugee status in Canada for Ukrainians 2022: Features, processing, benefits

Refugee status in Canada for Ukrainians 2022: Features, processing, benefits

Canadian authorities said on 2 June 2022 that refugees from Ukraine arriving in the country will receive a lump sum payment. Refugee status in Canada for Ukrainians 2022: Features, processing, ...
Ukrainians in Poland will get 900 zlotys extra help

Ukrainians in Poland will get 900 zlotys extra help

Ukrainians who have found temporary protection in Poland will be given special free shopping cards. Ukrainians in Poland will get 900 zlotys extra help Ukrainians who have found temporary protection ...
Ukraine: Protection status S may be revoked on prolonged travel home

Ukraine: Protection status S may be revoked on prolonged travel home

Ukraine: Protection status S may be revoked on prolonged travel home   Following consultation with the cantonal and city authorities, the State Secretariat for Migration (SEM) has decided that it ...
Ukrainian refugees in Moldova: "After our victory we will definitely return home"

Ukrainian refugees in Moldova: “After our victory we will definitely return home”

Ukrainian citizens who have left the country are optimistic about the future Ukrainians fleeing the war also passed through the Palanca checkpoint on the Ukrainian-Moldovan border. Near the checkpoint, the ...
Because of the war in Ukraine, 5.2 million children have a huge need for help

Because of the war in Ukraine, 5.2 million children have a huge need for help

More than a hundred days of war in Ukraine mean more than five million children are in great need of humanitarian aid. That's three million children in Ukraine, and more ...
Germany has launched a website to help refugees from Ukraine adapt

Germany has launched a website to help refugees from Ukraine adapt

The FRG has launched a special website, with Mikola the boar as a guide. The portal aims to help Ukrainian refugees adapt to life in a foreign land. Germany has ...