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Kilkenny volunteers send €150,000 shipment of humanitarian aid to war-torn Ukraine in time for Christmas

7 Nov 2022


It has been over 9 months since the invasion of Ukraine, which sparked a devastating humanitarian crisis for those who have been unable to seek […]


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A plea from Ukraine – Dr Igor Polivenok

27 Oct 2022


Dear friends My name is Dr Igor Polivenok. I have been working with Chernobyl Children International for many years and I am now part of […]


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Hope after institutional living – Sasha Pestov returns to visit friends and family in Vesnova

4 Oct 2022


We are delighted to see that one of the graduates of our ‘Restoration of Rights’ programme is fully embracing his freedom and agency, by undertaking […]


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War-torn Ukraine – Irish charity provides life-saving Cardiac surgeries given to babies and children who are too sick to flee war-zone

21 Sep 2022


Under the dark shadow of the invasion of Ukraine, Irish charity Chernobyl Children International (CCI) have sent another mission of volunteer, paediatric surgeons to re-enter […]


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Bono’s moving story about Mikhail Gorbachev, CCI, Chernobyl and our own Anna Gabriel.

2 Sep 2022


Please see Bono’s moving story about Mikhail Gorbachev, CCI, Chernobyl and our own Anna Gabriel. Read Article A drawing of Mikhail Gorbachev that Bono sent […]


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Ukraine’s ZZaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant Comes Under Severe Threat Due to Russian Shelling – Fears that Zaporizhzia May Become Next Chernobyl.

8 Aug 2022


As the war rages on in Ukraine, the world is commemorating the dropping of nuclear bombs on Hiroshima/Nagasaki in 1945. Seventy-seven years on from this […]


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Critical Sanctuary Provided to Traumatized Children from War Torn Ukraine

21 Jun 2022


In the midst of the raging war in Ukraine, Chernobyl Children International (CCI) is spearheading an initiative providing children on the frontline with vital rest […]


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Costs to Make Chernobyl Plant Safe Estimated at 100 Million+

31 May 2022


CCI backs the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s (EBRD) call on international donors to help repair the damage to Chernobyl Nuclear Plant.  Russia’s military […]


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Outstanding Human Rights Victory for Three Residents of Institution

5 May 2022


It is with great pride and joy that we share the amazing news that three wonderful residents of Vesnova Children’s Institution have regained their ‘Right’ […]


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36th Chernobyl Anniversary/UN Chernobyl Remembrance Day

26 Apr 2022


Radioactivity Continues to Soar due to Russian Invasion of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. ‘The Next Chernobyl Could be Chernobyl itself.’   36 years ago today, […]


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