ETF SOLIDARITY WITH UKRAINE

EUROPEAN TRANSPORT WORKERS' FEDERATION

ETF represents transport workers across Europe. Transport workers connect the world, they build bridges between people all over the world. Yet, they are the first to pay the price of this war.  With our affiliates, we will do whatever is necessary to help protect and support you.



ETF IN UKRAINE

Our affiliates in Ukraine:



HOW CAN YOU HELP?

SOLIDARITY FUND

The ETF has set up a solidarity fund to support the activities run by transport unions in Ukraine and in the neighbouring countries to the benefit of those affected by the war.

Donations can be sent to the following account BE93430038662167 with the communication #UKRAINE2022


ETF HUMANITARIAN AID CONVOY

ETF has sent three humanitarian aid convoys to Ukraine with supplies – food, water, clothes, blankets, and basic necessities.

The humanitarian aid is destined for our transport workers and their families, and distributed by our Ukrainian unions

A huge thank you to all our unions, donors and volunteers who made this happen!

 


ARE YOU A TRANSPORT WORKER AFFECTED BY THE WAR?

Many of our members in Europe have set up support for stranded transport workers and for Ukrainian transport workers’ families in need.

Get in touch with us via helpukraine@etf-europe.org and we will immediately inform our members about your case.



USEFUL LINKS

This portal is available to help refugees find refuge in Europe. By registering, you will receive information about families who are ready to accommodate Ukrainians for free.

Для допомоги нашим біженцям у пошуку притулку в Європі працює портал https://ua.eu4ua.org/refugees Зареєструвавшись, ви отримаєте інформацію про сім’ї, які готові безкоштовно прийняти у себе українців.

European Commission pages dedicated to the crisis in Ukraine:

ETF and ITF:

 

More about ETF Solidarity with Ukraine

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Resolution of the ETF Executive Committee on Ukraine

The ETF Executive Committee has adopted a resolution reiterating ETF’s strong call for peace in Ukraine.
We are of the opinion that trade unions must send a strong and united condemnation not just for the war in Ukraine but for any other conflict.

News
1 Apr 2022

Transport workers for transport workers

The first ETF humanitarian aid transport is on its way to Ukraine.
The convoy left Brussels this afternoon, and it is expected to reach the Slovak-Ukrainian border tomorrow, with immediate help destined to our transport workers in need in Ukraine.

News
14 Mar 2022

ETF and ITF Dockers’ unions’ latest effort to stand up for peace

Key International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) and European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) Dockers affiliate, Federatie Nederlandse Vakbeweging (FNV) is exploring with lawyers how the union’s members can legally boycott Russian-owned and Russian-controlled vessels; whose owners want to use key Dutch ports to trade in fuels as war rages on in Ukraine.

Statement
7 Mar 2022