Refugee Stories Archive

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Help refugee families be reunited

“The smugglers kept me in Libya for months. The beat us, electrocuted us, locked us up… sometimes they point...

15.03.18 | Refugee Stories

Ali’s Story

“If I hadn’t just sat down in the car, I would be dead for sure. I was driving to...

11.03.18 | Refugee Stories

Meeting refugees at the day centre

Yesterday Eltayeb learnt the word “knee”. He is 17 and his knee is sore from a football tackle. It’s...

22.02.18 | Refugee Stories

A young boys story

We arrived at the area where the Afghan refugees spend their winter days, in the bitter January rain. We...

27.01.18 | Refugee Stories

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

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