In Hungary to welcome refugees: work proceeds for the Entry Point Hub

Work is progressing to complete the Entry Point Hub in Záhony, on the Ukrainian-Hungarian border, which will be able to accommodate 10,000 people in transit per day. A much-needed space to offer those fleeing war hot meals in a heated place with guaranteed hygiene and safety standards. According to official UN estimates, 2.3 million people have […]


Hungarian-Ukrainian border: a very complicated situation

DONATE NOW FOR THE UKRAINE EMERGENCY Hungary shares only 135 km of border with Ukraine and this narrow strip of land is the escape route for many displaced people at the moment. According to UNHCR, the total number of arrivals since the start of the conflict is 191,348 people, half of whom are estimated to […]


12th day of conflict: around 500,000 children fled Ukraine

DONATE NOW FOR THE UKRAINE EMERGENCY In the staggering figure of Ukrainian refugees (more than 1.7 million people), the fastest and most substantial exodus in European history since the post-war period, one thing stands out above all others and that is the number of children who have left their homes. According to UNICEF, some 500,000 […]


Ukraine Emergency, 10th day of war: still no sign of détente

DONATE NOW FOR THE UKRAINE EMERGENCY What was supposed to be the day of the partial truce with the opening of humanitarian corridors to allow the civilians of Mariupol and Volnovakha to leave the cities in reality remains yet another day of war and fighting: the truce is not assured and attacks continue. The five-hour […]


Ukraine Emergency: 400,000 children left their homes

© Photo credits: People in Need

DONATE NOW FOR THE EMERGENCY IN UKRAINE A little more than a week after the outbreak of war in Ukraine, the situation shows no sign of improving. According to the United Nations, this is now a real humanitarian catastrophe. Europe is currently witnessing the fastest and most dramatic exodus of the last century, with more […]


Ukraine Emergency: over 1 million refugees

© Photo credits Kieran McConville Concern Worldwide

We are now, according to UNHCR, at more than 1 million refugees who have crossed the borders of Ukraine. Most have found refuge in Poland, followed by Hungary and Moldova. Complex operational situation Our emergency team of international conflict management experts reports an extremely complex and evolving operational situation. Access restrictions and rapidly changing front […]


Ukraine Emergency: towns and villages reduced to piles of rubble

Almost a week after the outbreak of the conflict, the lives of the Ukrainian population continue to be marked by the roar of explosions. Bombs are exploding incessantly, day and night, before the eyes of a world still in disbelief. Several towns and villages are now reduced to piles of rubble and the intense smoke […]


Ukraine Emergency: human cost of violence becomes clearer by the day

emergenza ucraina

As the heavy fighting continues unabated, Cesvi is working tirelessly to bring its support to the hard-hit civilian population. In the government-controlled areas of the Donetska, Luhanska and Kharkivska oblasts in eastern Ukraine several cities, towns and villages are on the brink of a humanitarian catastrophe. The human cost of the violence is becoming more […]