Alexey Kvitkovskiy is the founder of a Ukrainian harm reduction organisation. He holds up a vial of naloxone, a medication that can rapidly reverse opioid overdoses [Delaney Nolan/Al Jazeera]
Alexey Kvitkovskiy was already far from home when he got a call about a man dying in a nearby village.

After Russia invaded in February, Kvitkovskiy fled his hometown of Severodonetsk in the east of Ukraine and settled in Burshtyn, a small town 90km (56 miles) south of Lviv. His wife and children continued on to Lithuania, far from the threat of missiles. As a man under 60, Kvitkovskiy is forbidden from leaving, though even if he were released from military service, he would choose to stay to support his particular community.

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