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Photo: Protesters wave Ukrainian flags in London, March 2022. Karollyne Videira Hubert on Unsplash

Navigating narratives in Ukraine: humanitarian response amid solidarity and resistance

The full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine in 2022, and the flow of refugees from Ukraine that followed it, have triggered extraordinary levels of solidarity and generosity from governments and civil society in Europe and elsewhere.
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Reflections from Kyiv on why international support remains crucial

ODI's Distinguished Fellow Vince Cable shares reflections from a recent trip to Kyiv on why overseas support to Ukraine remains critical.

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  1. Humanitarian action in an evolving Russia–Ukraine conflict: virtual roundtable, 15 September 2022

    Meeting/conference reports

  2. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is creating cascading risks across Eurasia – here’s what to watch out for

  3. An opposition of values: Russian independent journalism after 24th February

  4. Aid vs. solidarity: the role of humanitarian aid in national responses to Ukrainian refugees


  5. Managing humanitarian narratives in the Ukraine crisis response: virtual roundtable, 26 May 2022

    Meeting/conference reports

  6. Drought and food security crisis in the Horn of Africa: HPG roundtable communiqué | 7 June 2022


  7. With all eyes on Ukraine, is humanitarian support to the Horn of Africa crisis missing in action?

  8. Ukraine exposes Europe's fractured narratives on refugees – but once again cities step up

  9. Navigating humanitarian dilemmas in the Ukraine crisis


  10. Think Change episode 3: will the war in Ukraine cause a food crisis?

  11. Impacts of war on food prices and food security in potentially vulnerable countries

    Briefing/policy papers

  12. Economic vulnerability to the Russia–Ukraine War: which low- and middle-income countries are most vulnerable?


  13. The systemic impacts of the war in Ukraine: a triple shock

  14. Ankara’s political test: what is really shaping Turkey’s response to the Russia-Ukraine war?

  15. What will the Ukraine conflict mean for multilateral development finance?


  16. A war on many fronts: disinformation around the Russia-Ukraine war

  17. UK government's response to this refugee crisis is too little, too confused, too slow

  18. What does the Russia-Ukraine war mean for Central Asia?

  19. Two ways the humanitarian system should harness global solidarity with Ukraine

  20. Fleeing Ukraine and the inequality of Africa-Europe relations