Great solidarity with Ukraine on the European Campus

All five member universities of Eucor – The European Campus express their solidarity with the Ukrainian people and condemn Russia’s belligerent attack on the sovereign state, its civil society and peace in Europe.

“We stand by the side of the victims and refugees and support the numerous relief efforts that are also forming from among our universities. Principles of openness, tolerance and cross-border exchange govern our actions. These values must now be upheld even more clearly,” affirms Prof. Schenker-Wicki, Eucor President and President of the University of Basel.

The war in Ukraine has provoked great compassion and solidarity among the member universities. The following is an overview of the statements made by university leaders:

Additional information about lectures, interviews and events (updated ongoingly):

University of Strasbourg:

  • The University of Strasbourg is organising a series of events entitled “Зрозуміти/Comprendre“. The events take place on site and are in French only;
  • Relief initiatives by the University of Strasbourg (in French only);
  • Interview on the conflict between Russian and Ukraine with professor emeritus at the University of Strasbourg and Russia expert Jean-Christophe Romer (in French only).

University of Basel:

University of Freiburg:

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT):

  • KIT has put an information portal online to provide information on offers of assistance to people from Ukraine.

To support displaced Ukrainian researchers and students, Eucor – The European Campus has compiled an overview of the national initiatives offered in Germany, France and Switzerland, as well as to some European and Global initiatives. Last update on April 20th 2022.[/vc_message]

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