A man hugs his daughter and granddaughter after they crossed the border from Ukraine into Poland

DEC Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal

Donate to support children and families fleeing this devastating conflict

Children affected by the Ukraine crisis
urgently need help.

Their lives are being turned upside down by the escalating crisis and unfolding devastation. As bombs continue to fall, nowhere is safe. Children are at risk.

That’s why we’re asking for your support to save lives and protect children. We’re in Eastern Europe right now, responding to the urgent needs of children and families who have been forced to flee their homes.

The UN estimates over 6 million people have fled Ukraine, but numbers are likely to rise as the conflict continues.  

Children are bearing the brunt of this crisis. Your donation today can help provide children and families searching for a safe haven with hygiene kits, protection and psychosocial support - including child friendly spaces.

Help us to act fast to protect children.


Help children affected by the crisis in Ukraine

Help us act fast to protect children whose lives have been turned upside down.

Please enter a donation of at least £1

How your donation helps

The funds you donate to this emergency appeal will support emergency response for displaced children and families in Ukraine and neighbouring countries. We will use donations in Ukraine through partners when it is possible. If this is not possible or in the unlikely event we receive more donations than we need for this emergency, the donations will be used to help displaced and refugee populations elsewhere around the world.

How we work in emergencies

When emergencies hit, children are often the most at risk. That’s why we need to be there – in places torn apart by disasters and conflict.

Your support is needed now more than ever

Andrew Morley
We stand ready to support those affected, as the violence takes its toll on children forcing them to flee their homes in search of safety

Andrew Morley

President of World Vision International

Why World Vision

Together we’ve impacted the lives of over 200 million​ vulnerable children by tackling the root causes of poverty.​

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