Low Tech Makerspace

It was an interesting experience to see the makerspace that is within the organisation One Happy Family. It is an organisation that is a community project for refugees just outside the Mairo camp in Lesvos. The Makespace is more about low tech technology to help the daily life of refugees. For example they are currently […]

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Hope project

Near Mario camp is the Hope Project. I really love this project because it empowers refugees. It is a space where people can be creative with painting, performance and music. The paintings are for sale, with 85% of the profit going back to the artists. The 15% then goes back into buying further supplies. It […]

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Schoolbox project

The last few weeks I’ve been volunteering at the Schoolbox project in Greece. https://www.schoolboxproject.org/greece It is┬ásmall refugee camp based in Lechania where you make home visits and play activities with the children. Some of the advise given before starting on camp and activities we did throughout the day; visit different families for an hour a […]

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