The double Oscar-winning actor and director was in the southern-Polish city of Kraków to sign an agreement which would see the charity set up a centre in the city which will provide know-how in refugee care.
Burnt to the ground by the Germans shortly after they annexed the city into the Third Reich in 1939, the find came during construction work on an ambitious mainline tunnel that will link the Fabryczna and Kiska railway stations.
New health facilities will be built and developed in Africa by 'Redemptoris Missio,' a humanitarian aid foundation in Poznan, western Poland, through funds gained from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Concerned about those trapped in stifling hot apartments, Mali Bracia Ubogich have responded by taking those in their care on scenic day-trips with local volunteers.
Praised as one of the most innovative projects in Poland by the Ministry of Development, the program seeks to develop the skills of those with autism and guide them into employment.
The Polish ambassador in Germany has criticised plans to establish a foundation to support the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline. The German-Russian pipeline, to run along the Baltic seabed, has been strongly protested by Poland and the Baltic countries.
Taiwan will become a donor to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation by providing PLN 1.5 million (EUR 338,000) for the support of educational projects devoted to the history of the Nazi German death camp, the foundation announced on its website on Monday.
Last year, the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation donated a record amount of PLN 12 million (EUR 2.62 million) towards conservation work at the Auschwitz Memorial, the head of the foundation, Marek Zajac, has announced.
The organisation includes some of the country’s biggest retailers and food producers.
A foundation is helping Poles living in Ukraine get through the COVID-19 crisis.