We’ve put together a list of resources below, to help understand more about what is happening right now in Ukraine, ranging from books to read, films to watch, organisations to donate to and brands to support and follow.
This is a compendium of resources our Creative Director, Katie Kolodinski, engaged with last year, aimed to provide an understanding of the conflict, as well as ways in which people can help support Ukraine from afar.
The Gates of Europe: A History of Ukraine by Serhii Plokhy
Borderland : A Journey Through the History of Ukraine by Anna Reid
Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine by Anne Applebaum
Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin by Timothy Snyder
The Orphanage: A Novel by Serhiy Zhadan
Otherland by Maria Tumarkin
Grey Bees by Andrey Kurkov
Ukrainian brands to shop
How to donate
Masha Foundation specifically helps women overcome the trauma of the war and supports children in Ukraine with essential goods.
To donate directly to the Armed Forces, these are two of the most trusted and honoured foundations in Ukraine:
Save a life (Повернись живим)
This journal is dedicated to providing ongoing support for Ukraine and we will continue to update this periodically with resources that can be used to educate as well as help those in need.