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Ukraine Crisis Appeal


Ukraine Crisis Appeal

NGOs including IJM are warning of an 'acute risk of exploitation' for vulnerable women and children fleeing the war in Ukraine. Our team on the ground in Romania urgently need support to stop trafficking and protect women and children from violence. Your gift now could provide urgent support and prevent trafficking on the Ukrainian border and beyond.

Protect at risk women and children from trafficking now

Over 1 million people have been forced to flee their homes in Ukraine following the Russian invasion (UNHCR). NGOs including IJM are warning of an “acute risk of exploitation” by human traffickers, for the many women and children fleeing the conflict.

This humanitarian crisis is increasing the vulnerability of refugees to trafficking.

IJM teams are working now on the Ukrainian border to provide urgent support to refugees and prevent trafficking. At the moment, IJM is supporting refugees with food, transport and assisting shelters with trauma informed care.

Your gift now could provide urgent support and prevent trafficking now and in the future.

Protect women and children from trafficking now

*In the event that we raise more than is needed, any funds will be used to prevent trafficking and violence as part of IJM’s wider work to stop trafficking in Eastern Europe and around the world. As a cross-national agency, we are uniquely placed on the frontline to prevent at risk women and children from trafficking. Please give now.

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Ukraine Conflict: IJM Romania's Response

February 2022: As the tragic situation in Ukraine unfolds, we are aware of the possibility that over time there will be increased vulnerability and risk of trafficking of persons. Bordering countries such as Romania are set to receve thousands of refugees. IJM Romania has begun to offer support.

Three Children Freed from Suspected Exploitation in a Rescue by IJM Partners in Ghana

At the end of June, IJM's trained partner organisation, CARITAS, and the Department of Social Welfare and the police rescued three children suspected of being exploited in fishing and farming along the shores of Lake Volta. This is the first rescue by an IJM-trained NGO partner in Ghana.

You Can Help Send Rescue Today.

When you give a gift today, you’ll be fighting slavery, violence, and injustice across the globe. Together, we can end slavery and violence in our lifetime.

You can make the most impact as a Freedom Partner today.

Your generous monthly support will help send rescue to vulnerable children and families at a moment’s notice, stand with them as they rebuild their lives in freedom and have perpetrators held accountable.


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