today I want to inform you that the Executive has published a statement on the war in Ukraine and an Ukrainian crisis INFO BOARD where you can find information and can add any information that seems relevant to you. You will find also several links to humanitarian aid.
If you go our website, you will find this page immediately. Nevertheless, I copy this page for your information, see below.
If you want, you can cite the EPF Statement also on your websites or your other informations.
These are deeply dark times, especially for our Aleksandra, our Ukrainian colleagues and their families and friends, but of course for all Ukrainian citizens who have to live now under fire or who have become refugees.
Let us hope that this humanitarian catastrophe and this rupture of civilization will come to an end soon, despite all the bad prospects.
The Ukrainian crises INFO BOARD
Here is some information from EPF societies about professional and every other kind of help available to societies and colleagues facing different traumas now (migrations, the separation of families, interruptions or difficulties in societies' work, the impossibility of professional work, uncertainties, and so on).
We can use this as a kind of Info board for different useful information from EPF societies, under the login. Please, send us any information you think is relevant ones.
EPF Statement on the war in Ukraine
The EPF Executive is deeply shocked and concerned about the outbreak of war in Ukraine, a free country in the middle of Europe. We are concerned for the lives and physical and mental health of all the people affected in this humanitarian catastrophe, and we hope for an immediate end to the war and the establishment of peace.
On behalf of the EPF Executive
Dr Heribert Blass EPF President
Links to humanitarian aid
and their instructions for refugees https://bit.ly/3vA2SKx
Fundacja Ocalenie (Rescue Foundation) https://en.ocalenie.org.pl - helps refugees on the eastern border of Poland Belarus and now Ukraine
Polish Humanitarian Action https://www.pah.org.pl/en/. This is an organisation that has been helping people all over the world for many years. It is well organized and has procedures for how to do this effectively.