Over 35,000 more people assisted in Italy as a consequence of the war in Ukraine

Since the outbreak of the war in Ukraine, Banco Alimentare has assisted over 35,000 more people throughout Italy through its charitable organisations. In just one month of conflict, the Banco Alimentare has recorded a considerable increase in requests for support due to the arrival of refugees from abroad and the social and economic consequences that […]

More than 10 tons of food sent by Food Bank Greece to Food Bank Romania

Many of our Food Bank Members are joining forces to support the people of Ukraine and the Food Banks most affected by the situation. This is the case of Food Bank Greece which is sending pallets products to the Food Banks in Romania. In 20 days, 11,338 kilos of food and non-food products travelled from […]

A convoy of 12 vehicles from Romania to Moldova

Solidarity between our Food Bank Members continue! On Saturday 26 March, Banca pentru Alimente arrived in Moldova with 12 vans and cars full of 12.679 kg of basic necessities, baby and adult food, clothing and hygiene products. This donation from the Romanian Food Banks to Banca de Alimente Moldova is essential to keep supporting the […]

From France to Poland: a 4-day journey to help Ukrainian refugees

On Saturday 19 March, two trucks from the French Food Banks of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region left Bourg-en-Bresse to participate in the deployment of logistical and food aid to the borders of Ukraine for the refugee populations. Saturday 19 March, 8 a.m.: François Delahaye, René Girard, Jean-Louis Vigneron and Pierre Razurel are checking their cargo on […]

Commission is committed to safeguarding food security and reinforcing the resilience of food system as a consequence of the Russian invasion in Ukraine

Today, the European Commission has presented a range of short-term and medium-term actions to enhance global food security and to support farmers and consumers in the EU in light of rising food prices and input costs, such as energy and fertilisers. The surge in global commodity prices, further accelerated by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, highlights again the need for […]

Strong support in Romania

The Food Banks in Romania are still very active to help the refugees fleeing from Ukraine as well as the Ukrainian Food Bank. Until now, approximately 112 tons of food were collected at national level, from which more than 80 tons were sent to the Ukrainian Food Bank and other partners, while more than 30 […]