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Our updates from Lesvos

Latest activities and news.


With our small forces we strive to highlight refugee problems, to provide supplies and opportunities

In this very long background article about the situation in Lesvos also Mixalis Avialotis, Director of Stand by Me is quoted, as well as members of our partners Moria Corona ...
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Christmas distribution

Merry Xmas to everyone under 18 years in the camp. Yesterday was probably one of the largest one day distribution in the camp since September all done by refugees for ...
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Education and Neutrality

A Statement from Stand by me Lesvos. Stand by me Lesvos considers itself as an organization with the main focus on education. Since 2018 thousands of refugees joined our classes ...
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Distribution progress

After the big fire in Lesvos, we received massive support from Germany and other places too of things to support and distribute to the people; everything from clothes and hygiene ...
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Fire in Samos: help on the way

Last night big parts of Samos camp burned down. As far as we know from our partners there no one was killed or severly injured but once more thousands are ...
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Corona awareness campaign wins PR-Bild-Award

“Stay Home” from Muhannad Al-Manild wins third prize in the NGO category. Frankfurt / Mytilini, October 30, 2020 – The Moria camp no longer exists, in the beginning of September ...
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Response after the fire in Moria

We would like to do a thank you post because we are very grateful for all of the donations that we have received in the time after the fire. Thank ...
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Update: twelve days after the fire

Dear Supporters, our accountant has just finished the preliminary overview about the expenses we had during the twelve days emergency intervention after Moria camp burned down. According to her information ...
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After the Fire: what is going on

Dear Friends and Supporters, we are looking back to ten extremely stressful and busy days, but we are glad we reachieved our goals so far and kept our promises. Until ...
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Update: Moria after the Fire

Dear Friends and Supporters, as you can imagine we are going through very difficult times. Lesvos is in chaos after Moria camp burnt down and almost 12.000 refugees are squatting ...
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Lasst die Kinder in die Schule! | deutschlandfunkkultur.de
Let the children go to school. Zahlreiche Bewohner im Flüchtlingslager Kara Tepe sind im schulpflichtigen Alter. Das Recht auf Schulunterricht wird ihnen jedoch verwehrt. Das ...
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Η πρόκληση της ένταξης προσφύγων και μεταναστών στο εκπαιδευτικό σύστημα | efsyn.g
The challenge of integrating refugees and immigrants into the education system. Το ΚΜΟΠ – Κέντρο Κοινωνικής Δράσης και Καινοτομίας πραγματοποιεί αυτήν τη Δευτέρα 28 Ιουνίου ...
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Open letter: This is not Disneyland | medico.de
Refugees from Moria are again addressing the European public in view of the increasing corona numbers in the camp. While Greece is preparing for the ...
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Der Moria-Komplex | medico.de
Verantwortungslosigkeit, Unzuständigkeit und Entrechtung fünf Jahre nach dem EU-Türkei-Abkommen und der Einführung des Hotspot-Systems. Eine Studie von Maximilian Pichl im Auftrag von medico international. Das ...
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Build hope, not walls | ekathimerini.com
Given the circumstances, a woman in refuge is constantly looking for ways to meet her basic needs while learning to adapt. Managing and coping with ...
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El infierno de los refugiados en Lesbos | elpais.com
Las previsiones que auguraban temperaturas gélidas, en ocasiones por debajo de cero grados, se han cumplido y Kara Tepe, el campo de internamiento en la isla ...
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Χειμώνας στο Καρά Τεπέ Πηγή | lifo.gr
Κανείς δεν εγκαταλείπει το σπίτι και τη χώρα του, παρά μόνο αν τα βλέπει να μεταμορφώνονται στο στόμα ενός καρχαρία». Με αυτόν τον στίχο της ...
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What is life actually like in the Greek hotspots? | AYS
At least some of the most vulnerable people on Samos were able to spend recent nights in the warmth. The continuing effort of various NGOs ...
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