War has a terrible human cost and a stark economic one.
There's been a lot of news about the impact on the Russian economy from Sanctions and the crashing Rouble but it's nothing compared to the impact on Ukraine.Just a few months ago Ukraine had a thriving economy with an active startup scene. Several of the businesses we partner with at Quantico have Ukrainian operations, often hiring great developers there.
Just weeks later and everything has changed. Conversations about new features have been replaced by conversations about the safety of their families. There’s been a rush to sell Ukrainian bonds as the risk of default on debt has increased
Sometimes it feels like we’re helpless spectators of these terrible events, but there are things that we can do to help:Red cross - emergency appealUnicefSave the ChildrenInternational Committee of the red cross