It is always the
innocent, women and children, who are the real victims of war.
There are almost fifty million refugees and
displaced persons throughout the world. Eighty percent of refugees are women and children.
Fleeing terror and persecution, losing their
homes, their land, their loved ones, it is women who bind their families together with the
slender threads of hope.
Hope that they will survive and rebuild their lives.
demonstrated by refugee women is awe inspiring and deserves greater recognition. WomenAid
International is proud to work alongside such women and invites you to add
During the past few years, through the support of thousands of
generous people, the European Community Humanitarian Office, (ECHO), the British Overseas
Development Administration, and several UN agencies, WomenAid International has
been able to deliver over 30,000 tonnes of food, medicines, medical supplies and equipment
as well as hygienic supplies to more than 1.5 million vulnerable people in countries
ravaged by war and suffering the effects of economic dislocation.
WomenAid has an unfinished agenda as long as women and their
families are facing a crisis, are
crushed by poverty, are vulnerable and are in need.
from UK donors arrives at warehouse in Zagreb.
delivers to refugee camp
from Vukovar eagerly sort their gifts