To deal with the consequences of the Russian invasion and threats the war poses on the Ukrainian art community - (MOCA) Museum of Contemporary Art NGO, in partnership with Zaborona and The Naked Room established the Ukrainian Emergency Art Fund.
WHAT WE DO : provide support for independent artists, curators, arts managers, researchers, art writers and cultural NGOs in Ukraine; facilitate support and administer donations offered by international artistic and charity organisations; promote contemporary Ukrainian culture as a powerful instrument for strengthening Ukraine's position among democratic nations of the world.
WE SUPPORT : Stipends for research, artistic practice and associated living costs for artists and cultural workers staying in Ukraine or relocated after the Russian full-scale invasion of Ukraine; Support packages for NGOs and cultural initiatives to renew their pre-war programmes and activities.
We urgently need your help to continue providing life-saving protection to families forced to flee their homes. UNHCR has stepped up our operations and capacity in Ukraine and neighbouring countries. We remain firmly committed to support all affected populations in Ukraine and countries in the region. Your support can help ensure that families from Ukraine forced to flee their homes are sheltered and safe.
UNICEF calls for an immediate ceasefire in Ukraine and demands that international commitments be made to protect children and ensure humanitarian institutions safe access to children in need. UNICEF demands that warring factions do not at all attack important infrastructure on which children and innocent citizens rely. Whether it is water utilities, healthcare facilities or schools.
Let us show the people of Ukraine that they are not alone. UNICEF in Iceland has launched an emergency fundraiser for UNICEF's extensive work in the United Nations, in which children and families need immediate assistance. Armed conflict now threatens the lives and well-being of millions of children. UNICEF has been active in years of war in the eastern part of Ukraine, providing clean water, health care, schooling, education, social psychological services and financial assistance.
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