Prince William, the heir to the British throne, met Ukrainian war refugees in Warsaw on Thursday.
The total aid given by Poland to Ukraine last year amounted to some PLN 30 billion (EUR 6.4 bln), the Polish finance minister has said.
Bartosz Chejchman from Koluszki who is currently studying computer science at Oxford University volunteered to help with programming ‘Ivy Ukraine’. The platform offers free educational support and connects mentors and education tutors from around the world to share their knowledge, advice, and interests, with Ukrainian pupils looking for support in entering new areas of growth.
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Increasing numbers of women have jobs involving manual labour in Poland owing to the influx of refugees from Ukraine, an employment agency has told PAP.
Ukrainian refugees housed in collective accommodation in Poland will have to contribute to their living costs from Wednesday, if their residence in Poland extends over 120 days.
The refugee aid that Poland has received so far from the European Union is "a drop in the ocean" the government refugee commissioner has said.
Polish schools and kindergartens now have 187,900 Ukrainian children and young people in their ranks, data sent to PAP by the Ministry of National Education show.
Nearly 10 million Ukrainians have crossed the Polish-Ukrainian border since the war broke out, and about 1.5 million of them decided to stay rather than move on to another country.