Following the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan, 18 million people are now in urgent need of life-saving humanitarian assistance – nearly half of the population. So far this year, over 630,000 people have been internally displaced due to violence and drought, while many people are at immediate risk of persecution have been unable to leave the country.
The We are here HEAR Project is collecting letters of solidarity to the people of Afghanistan and is asking you to send a letter to those whose human rights have been violated. Pen a letter below and read some of the letters and messages we have received below.
The Irish Refugee Council are working hard to respond to the terrible situation in Afghanistan. Since the 13th of August, they have received approximately 1,000 calls and more than 150 emails from Afghan people in Ireland with queries and concerns about the situation.
Please consider a donation to support their work. The Irish Refugee Council need your support to meet the demand for services. Your donation will be used exclusively to support funding of staff to give advice, information, and support at this critical time.