In January 2023, IOM distributed about 1,000 blankets for Ukrainian refugees living in the humanitarian centre in Gabcikovo. Seniors and elderly people received the blankets first in a row, followed by mothers with children and everyone else.
Aid deliver in the humanitarian centre in Gabcikovo. Blankets are part of IOM clothing aid that helps people in need to face winter conditions. Photo © International Organization for Migration (IOM) 2023.
Since the beginning of the war in Ukraine, IOM has been delivering humanitarian aid to various towns in Slovakia to help people from Ukraine who found a temporary refuge there.