First case of Corona Virus detected on Lesvos

First case of Corona Virus detected on Lesvos

As Corona Virus spreads around the globe, little attention has been paid the to unique risk that refugees face from the virus. The virus spreads quickly in close quarters, and since there is currently no cure, the only measures that can be taken are preventative ones. In Lesvos, aid workers have long been warning of the serious risk of pandemic at the Moria camp, due to the terrible hygiene conditions, the lack of potable water, no clean toilets, raw sewage, living in tents in the rain and cold, and poor health care available.  This makes preventative measures such as regular…
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Farsi Corona Information Resource Page

Farsi Corona Information Resource Page

We are very glad to announce that our Farsi Corona Information Resource page went online today. We want to thank the Iranian friends who helped us to make this possible. Corona virus is spreading in the Middle East and Europe, therefore it is time to act now. We collected health information and will update this page on a daily base and soon start producing videos and podcasts from refugees for refugees. This project is embedded in a larger network of organizations and media from the Middle East who are working on the same topic. Soon our Arabic/English/French page will be…
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