HUMAN STORIES

#STRANDED | Madeleine

Madeleine Kangmo, 24 years old, 3 months in Moria  “I want to do something in my life” “My name is Madeleine Kangmo, I am 24 years old and I am from Cameroon. I came in Moria three months ago. I fled from my country because I was a victim of domestic violence. I have never […]

#STRANDED | Kayuran

Kayuran Maruthanayakam, 30 years old, 2 years in Lesvos  “I feel unlucky, but I want to be saved” “My name is Kayuran, I am 30 years old and I am coming from Sri Lanka. I have been living outside Moria, at the so-called eleonas for the last 2 years. I am staying at a big […]

#STRANDED | Parathithasas

Parathithasas Kanapathipillay, 43 years old, 19 months in Lesvos “I can’t sleep at nights” “My name is Parathithasas and I am 43 years old. I have been in Eleonas for the last 19 months. My application for asylum is rejected. I will appeal with the help of a lawyer. I fled from Sri Lanka because […]

#STRANDED | JAMAL

Jamal Daoud, 39 years-old, 2 months in Lesvos “If I don’t have hope, I will die” “My name is Jamal Daoud, I am 39 years-old and I am from Aleppo, Syria. In Syria I was working as a taxi driver. Our house was destroyed because of the war. I live at ‘eleonas’, outside the Moria […]

STRANDED | INNOCENT

Innocent Njeba, 32 years old, 6 months at Lesvos “I know that one day I will leave this island” I am from Cameroon. I am 32 years old. I have been here for two months. I left my country because of political instability. I was brutally beaten by the police, because I am from the […]

#STRANDED | Harikajen

Harikajen Satkunaraj, 23 years old, 3 months in Lesvos  “My dream is to go to Athens” “My name is Harikajen and I am 23 years old. I am coming from Sri Lanka. My father was a member of the “Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam” militant organization. In Sri Lanka Tamil people are considered terrorists. They […]

#STRANDED | AHMED

Ahmed Essa, 30 years-old, 2 months in Lesvos “I love her and she is waiting for me to go and find her” “My name is Ahmed and I am 30 years-old. I am a civil engineer. I learnt English in Syria. I have been in Eleonas for the last 2 months. I came to Greece […]