Conflict in Ukraine is forcing thousands to flee the country, both Ukrainian nationals and people who chose Ukraine as their home. This week, Ambassador Jacek Jankowski met with a group of Zambian students who have safely arrived to Poland
EU Ambassador Jacek Jankowski met some of the Zambian students who arrived safely in Poland, fleeing from the violence in Ukraine. President Hakainde Hichilema personally called to support and to wish them a safe return home. More than 2 million people have fled the war in Ukraine. We are in close contact with all our partners to make sure all refugees, regardless of their background, can find safe refuge in the EU. In challenging times, Europe stands by those in need.