This depends on the political situation and their asylum process. Up until now the procedure are so slwo that there are some Pikpa’s residents that wait for up 2.5 years for their case to be sorted.
From psychosocial to medical and food support including all kind of other expenses (NFIs, case management, legal support ect), the cost in supporting 1 person goes around to 500 Euro per month. Supporting the unaccompanied minors is more expensive.
There is no clarity in the governments plans. Nothing has been announced about where the vulnerable population would be moved to and how their needs will be covered. Our stand is that in the future, there should be a new Pikpa camp - even though the government's opposition to dignified housing is big and building ... [Read more]
In any case, we will pass on the donations to the organization "Lesvos Solidarity" which operates in Pikpa Camp. "Lesvos Solidarity" is a Greek organization, which is mainly supported by solidarity people from all around the world. Unfortunately, even without eviction, it is increasingly difficult for them to collect enough donations to be able to ... [Read more]
Have a look at the following pages: → https://lesvossolidarity.org → https://de-de.facebook.com/pikpalesvos/
Your donations will be used locally for organizations and projects that provide help as well as to draw attention to the situation. Thereby we take care that the money is not used for the construction of a "new Moria". We are supporting associations and volunteers on Lesvos and the Greek islands in providing support to ... [Read more]
On the Aegean islands of Leros, Samos, Lesvos, Kos and Chios, there are around 20,000 people currently living in completely overcrowded camps.
The escape route across the Mediterranean is the deadliest in the world. According to the UNHCR, 78,435 people fled across the Mediterranean between January and 16 November 2020. 850 have officially drowned or have been declared missing - the number of unreported cases is probably much higher. You can find current figures here: https://data2.unhcr.org/en/situations/mediterranean
Worldwide there are about 79.5 million people on the flight. More than half of them seek protection within their countries of origin. 4.2 million people are asylum seekers. A large proportion of people on the move find protection in countries of the global South: Columbia (1.8 million), Pakistan (1.4 million), Uganda (1.4 million), Turkey (3.6 ... [Read more]
We send out donation receipts in the spring of the following year. Generally you do not need a donation receipt for the tax office for donations up to 200 Euro. Therefore, it is not necessary to issue donation receipts for amounts up to 200 Euro. For the proof of the donation, a self-generated account or ... [Read more]