This year opened with the promise of a series of exciting activities when the world finally started to open at the end of the long pandemic period. Now, the invasion of Ukraine burst to prolong uncertainty and serious concerns for the future, not only for European but also global context. We are worried about the proximity of the war terrain, in the neighboring countries – Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Hungary, and Finland, Estonia, Lithuania, Turkey – from where come many of our participants and where some of our activities are planned.