A FORMER States deputy says he was ‘fed up of watching and wanted to do something’ as he prepares to return to Ukraine just under three months since his last visit. ‘Brexit has made it difficult to move anything.’
As UK public feeling shifts back to a pro-European stance, is it time to positively charge the nature of the conversation?
'An absolute nightmare': Jersey refugee charities fear extra Brexit costs will end aid trips [2 mins] 10/01/2023
Each year, donations from the Channel Islands make their way across Europe to help some of the most vulnerable. / But Jersey charities say that Brexit has created an "absolute nightmare" of extra costs and added paperwork.
Not going anywhere: Trucks full of aid for Ukraine stuck in Britain due to Brexit red tape 08/03/2022
Frustrated charity workers have said that items they are trying to get to war-torn Ukraine are stuck at the Port of Dover due to complex post-Brexit paperwork and custom checks.
Brexit is preventing small charities from getting supplies to the Ukrainian border.
Four lorries of Welsh donations for Ukraine trapped in UK due to customs red tape linked to Brexit 09/03/2022
Lorry loads of items donated by people across south Wales to help those fleeing the war in Ukraine are being delayed from getting through to those who need them 'because of red tape at customs'.
A COUNTY Durham team of volunteers ready to send thousands of donations to Ukrainian refugees have spoken of their frustration because post-Brexit rules means they can't.
UK eases customs rules for Ukraine aid after Brexit confusion leaves lorries stuck in Dover for days 10/03/2022
Donations now exempt from new border bureaucracy.
Grassroots charities having trouble exporting aid due to new red tape.
Polish charity says three vans were blocked from getting on ferry because they didn’t have required paperwork.
Families fleeing the conflict have left their homes with only the items they were able to carry. Help us provide food, water, shelter, healthcare and protection.
While Ukraine has so far been successful at pushing back Russian forces, Russia’s advance into Ukraine continues on multiple fronts as heavy fighting takes place in different cities and regions. / There are several options to help the Ukrainian military.
Based on popular request, we have updated our page on organizations helping the Ukrainian army that accept donations from abroad — now the info is as of January 2022.
From writing to your MP, to sending donations, here are some of the ways in which you can help the people of Ukraine.
➔ Russia’s war against Ukraine. What can you do to support Ukraine & Ukrainians? - Ukrainian Institute London 07/03/2022
What can you do to support Ukraine & Ukrainians? Find out here.
Frustrated charity bosses say post-Brexit customs red tape at Dover has held up the transportation of aid shipments to Ukraine.