Reaction To Announcement To Close PIKPA Camp

Lesvos Solidarity reacts to the reports regarding the announcement by the Region of North Aegean to close down the open, self- organised space of PIKPA in Neapoli due to the report by the Hygiene Service, which considers it dangerous to public health and the environment.

Pikpa Camp Calls For Urgent Action To Decongest The Island

On Friday afternoon 25 May 2018, intense fighting broke out at Moria camp, leaving many people injured. A group of around 70 refugees, including many families with young children and several injured people, fled the violence and found refuge in a park in Mytilini. Some injured people were transferred to the hospital by ambulance. 

Fundraiser Job Details

This role sits in the Fundraising team within the Lesvos Solidarity (LeSol) team. The fundraising teams’ role is to engage, educate and publicise the work of LeSol to raise vital funds for our work. The Fundraiser works with the fundraising team, board members and the team by helping with communicating about our work to grant making organisations.

Two years after the EU-Turkey Statement  

2 years after the EU-Turkey statement, the local coordination group of refugee and migrant support in Lesvos calls for a solidarity action on Saturday 17 March at 12.00, in Sapfous Square.

Press Release 3 January 2018

Lesvos Solidarity calls for the immediate release of a vulnerable case currently unnecessarily detained in PROKEKA, the prison within Moria refugee camp. His is one of many inhumane and illegal detention cases linked to the EU-Turkey deal.

Press Release 24 December 2017

PIKPA Mytilene began in 2012. It as an open space accommodating refugees and supports vulnerable groups of refugees and locals. It is also a venue for a creative meeting of people from all over the world. Furthermore, PIKPA operates as a support and reception structure in case of emergency.

Communiqué de Presse 19 December 2017

PIKPA de Mytilène (Lesvos) fonctionne depuis 2012. Il s’agit d’un espace ouvert qui accueille des réfugiés, qui soutient des groupes vulnérables (réfugiés et locaux), et qui, en même temps, sert en tant que point de repère et rassemblement créatif des personnes qui viennent de tout le monde.

Pressemitteilung 19 December 2017

Das Flüchtlingslager PIKPA in Mytilini (Lesbos) ist seit 2012 ein Ort, der Geflüchtete beherbergt und für die Unterstützung anfälliger Bevölkerungsgruppen sorgt.

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL

Refugees, Greek islanders and activists today called on European leaders to heed their plight in a flash mob on a beach on the island of Lesvos symbolising the spirit of “refugees welcome”, organized by Amnesty International and Lesvos Solidarity.

CONTACT US

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ex-PIKPA Camp, Neapoli, Mitilene,
81100, Greece 
Email : info@lesvossolidarity.org
Phone : (+30) 22 510 62 000

 

LESVOS SOLIDARITY

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