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Updates from Lesvos and Moria Camp

Our latest activities and news from Lesvos.


After the fire: we still continue to work on the Corona Emergency Program

Times are getting tough here despite all efforts to deal with the Corona crisis. Yes, on the one hand we are trying hard to help managing water, trash and awareness ...
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Wash-stations at the entrance of Moria camp

It is done. One week ago the idea came up and Starfish Foundation, MCAT and we started to discuss it. One week! This time we all were faster than Corona! ...
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Lesvos and Corona Crisis: “The People Fight Here”

Without help and support from Europe, the last option for the refugees at Camp Moria on the Greek island of Lesvos regarding the Corona crisis, is organising themselves. For that ...
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Another busy day racing against time in Moria

Another busy day racing against time. Within two day (!) we have helped the partners in the camp to set up a volunteer based collection of the rubbish and trying ...
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A race against time to try to keep the virus out of the Moria Camp

It’s a race against time and a fight without any suitable weapons what we are doing here. We only have great people and a team set up in a little ...
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Evacuate at least the old and vulnerable people NOW

Please share this call from the camp. Please listen to the voices from Lesvos. If Corona hits the camp it will be a non stoppable disaster. After all non kept ...
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Moria Corona Awareness Team, their message

Today two Greek TV stations interview our partners from the Moria Corona Awarenes Team (MCAT) and us about the joint campaign between refugees and the Greek citizens of the island ...
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Moria Corona Awareness Team, the White Helmets

Recently the Moria White Helmets were created in the camp, a group of mainly Syrian volunteers who help the Moria Camp Awareness Team in supermarkets and streets leading through Moria ...
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Moria Corona Awareness Team goes on

Greek supermarkets are considered problem places. So the Moria Corona Awareness Team and we start organizing a system to manage Lidl in Mytilini. Every day volunteers will help the supermarket ...
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Moria Corona Awareness Team, the masks

The mask factory near Moria camp is working and gets organized. Now its under supervision of an Afghani pharmacist.  Masks are wrapped and stored. They will not be distributed randomly ...
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Lesbos: Leben im Übergangs-Camp | zdf.de
Vor wenigen Wochen ist das Camp Moria fast vollständig niedergebrannt. Danach herrschte Chaos – bis ein provisorisches Zeltlager errichtet wurde. Wie geht es den Geflüchteten ...
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Greece: Migrant volunteers clean roadsides near Moria as many remain homeless following fires | ruptly.tv
Refugee and migrant volunteers could be seen cleaning the roads near Moria, on Wednesday, as many are still sleeping rough in the Greek island of ...
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Fires Gut Europe’s Largest Migrant Camp On The Greek Island Of Lesbos | npr.org
Ra’ed Alabed, a 45-year-old Syrian, is now sheltering with friends along with his daughter, son-in-law and four-month-old granddaughter. The fires destroyed their tents.  “We don’t ...
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Camp de Moria : le point de vue des bénévoles | arte.tv
Après 5 mois passés sur place, notre correspondant Mortaza Behboudi quitte le camp de réfugiés de Moria sur l’île de Lesbos. Dans ce dernier reportage, ...
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Self-organization in Moria | mare-liberum.org
Since 2016, many refugees are forced to stay in Moria in order to wait for their asylum decisions for months, sometimes for years. With time, ...
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Minority Communities Mobilize | areweeurope.com
A group of refugees from diverse countries have set up the Moria Coronavirus Awareness Team (MCAT), which aims to educate their respective communities about the ...
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Moria Camp in Lesvos is absolute chaos | wadi-online.org
Since the beginning of March, Thomas has been on the Greek island of Lesvos, in the refugee camp Moria. There, he has been supporting a ...
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Flüchtlingscamp Moria: Die hygienischen Bedingungen sind katastrophal | diakonie.at
Die Lebenssituation der Menschen im Flüchtlingscamp Moria auf der griechischen Insel Lesbos ist katastrophal. Omid kam nach seiner Flucht aus Afghanistan in das Camp in ...
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