Support Ukrainian women and scientists
The Twist Basel team has compiled several options to support Ukrainian refugees, mainly women and children who have left their country and must start from zero. We can provide more information and translation assistance if needed, so please contact us via: email. Spread the word about these and other initiatives! Reach out to people and offer your help! Let us know if you would like to help, we will connect you to Basel volunteers.
1. Hosting Ukrainian scientists in exile
To host refugee scientists: Participating laboratories around the world can be listed in the following Google sheet: link.
2. Money donation to humanitarian associations
Ukrainian Association in Basel: link.
Military or civil Ukrainian support foundation: link.
National Bank of Ukraine: link.
Highlights of 2021
Menstruation station at D-BSSE ETH Zürich
We are happy to announce that D-BSSE building (BSA-1058 P.51) now has a menstrual station, where free sanitary projects can be found. This became possible because of a joint effort of VMB and the central office of ETH Zurich. More info about campaign here.
"...The aim of the pilot project is to contribute to the normalization and overcome the taboo surrounding the topic of menstruation at ETH Zurich, but also in Swiss society in general"