The people of Afghanistan have been enduring horrific crises for months. On 21 June 2022, a 5.9-magnitude earthquake rocked the country’s eastern Paktika province. Many people have lost everything. The population has also been suffering through a crippling economic crisis, and access to medical care is scarce, situations that have only worsened since the Taliban took power. Given this frightening reality, we are appealing for donations to support the Afghan people.Donate now Find out more
For the past several days, Ukraine has been suffering relentless attacks by the Russian army. Hundreds of thousands of refugees, in particular children, women and the elderly, have fled their country to find refuge abroad. We are in constant contact with our partner NGOs operating in the region—they are working hard to develop aid that is adapted to needs of the refugees.
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Drought in East Africa
East Africa is currently suffering the worst drought in a generation. This already worrying situation has been further aggravated by three bad rainy seasons in a row, economic crises caused by COVID-19, and conflicts. All this is compounded by the effects of the war in Ukraine, which are threatening food supplies and causing prices to as much as double. Swiss Solidarity is helping.Donate now Find out more