Constitution, Europe, External Affairs and Culture Committee
The Crisis in Ukraine
The Committee has agreed to focus on the unfolding crisis in Ukraine and, in particular, the humanitarian response to events, particularly how the Scottish Government and others in Scotland – e.g. aid agencies/NGOs, the third sector and civic society – can respond.
The Committee began this work with a private briefing from the Consul General of Ukraine in Scotland who highlighted the following website: https://prykhystok.in.ua/. The Deputy Convener reiterated the remarks of the Convener at our meeting on 24th February in expressing our solidarity with the people of Ukraine.
The Committee received written submissions from the following organisations:
Minister of CEID response to Committee on UkraineLetter from the Minister for Culture Europe and International Development and special responsibility for refugees from Ukraine to the Convener on Ukraine, 30 June 2022
Home Secretary response to Convener on Ukrainian Seasonal WorkersHome Secretary's response to the Convener on Ukrainian Seasonal Workers, 28 April 2022
Convener to Home Secretary on Ukrainian seasonal workers in ScotlandLetter from Convener to Secretary of State for the Home Department on Ukrainian seasonal workers in Scotland, 1 April 2022
Scottish Government Ukraine Humanitarian FundingLetter from Minister for Culture, Europe and International Development and Minister with special responsibility for Refugees from Ukraine, to the Convener, 21 March 2022
DEC Scotland Ukraine Briefing Pack for CEEAC MembersBriefing pack from the Disasters Emergency Committee to the CEEAC Members for the meeting on 10 March 2022, received 9 March 2022
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