Refugee Stories Archive

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Safi’s Story

Safi is 16 years old and from Afghanistan. This image captures Safi’s current reality, a despairing reality for hundreds...

04.11.17 | Refugee Stories

A new life in the UK for our friend Fadhil

This is Fadhil. He is 23 years old and is from Iraq. We are unbelievably delighted to report that...

27.09.17 | Refugee Stories

Kamal’s Story

Remember Kamal, he had bad toothache after reaching a CAO back in November? I wrote to him the other...

31.08.17 | Refugee Stories

Tesmay’s Story

I took this photo in Calais on a nightly food drop to an area where a large amount of...

15.06.17 | Refugee Stories

Dunkerque Refugees Living in Woods

This is a three month old baby that I met today living in the woods near to Dunkerque with...

25.05.17 | Refugee Stories

Naz’s Story

Written by a brilliant returning volunteer, Sophie: This is Naz, one of 8 children and their families we visited...

04.05.17 | Refugee Stories

Sarah’s Story

“My name is Sannah and I am from Eritrea. I want to go to England because it is a...

12.04.17 | Refugee Stories

Tesafe’s Story

‘The Calais Jungle and the volunteers saved me, without them I would have given up, life was too hard,...

23.03.17 | Refugee Stories

Samir’s Tragic Story

Samir, 17, thought he was finally about to reach the UK. Now he’s dead. The boys bowed their heads as...

25.01.17 | News

Kamal Adam

We met this young man just after the Jungle was closed and he moved to a CAO, we stayed...

16.12.16 | Refugee Stories

A refugees account of the Calais Detention Centre

Our volunteers visit the Calais detention centre on a daily basis to check in with the refugees who are...

14.11.16 | Refugee Stories

Yousif’s Story

As a volunteer in Calais, people often ask me Why do refugees want to come to the UK, aren’t...

30.09.16 | Refugee Stories

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