Orlando Bloom’s moving visit to Ukraine as UNICEF ambassador: hug with Zelensky and a foster home

A hoodie and cargo pants. very spontaneous. With his hand on his heart, the protagonist of The Lord of the rings He entered the office of President Volodimir Zelenski, in the kyiv palace, and embraced him. Orlando Bloom He has made a three-day visit to Ukraine as UNICEF ambassador of new will to promote the work of the institution and make visible the harsh reality in which children live. In March of last year, the actor traveled to Moldova, to the municipality of Palanca, which received hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian refugees fleeing the Russian invasion. Specifically, he was at the Blue Dot center, supported by UNICEF.

He started his tour in Ukraine on Wednesday, March 22. President Zelensky spoke with Bloom about the terrible impact that the war is having on children. “During the meeting, we discussed humanitarian aid projects” and, especially, “infrastructures for the interests of children.” The president explained to Orlando that the teams “will work in various directions” and “restore a happy childhood to Ukrainian children.”

The protagonist of Pirates of the Caribbean had the opportunity to meet nine children, who are in a foster home. “In the war, boys and girls are orphaned. Ukraine will need more fathers and mothers to lovingly welcome these children into their homes. They are super people. They told me that this war has taught them one thing: that family is the most important thing “He shared on his networks.