Chios images

The images on this page by Eirik J. Solheim may be used freely for promoting the non-profit work of helping refugees – as long as the copyright tag is kept visible.

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Silkfactory CEO Janne Hegna has been volunteering helping refugees on Chios since January 15, 2016. She worked as the Chios coordinator of the Norwegian NGO Drop in the Ocean (DrĂ¥pen i Havet) until mid October 2016. Janne is still on Chios – working hard as always – at the moment focusing primary on women, children and especially vulnerable refugees – cooperating with various organisations, including NGO Action From Switzerland and NGO CESRT, as well as with the local Greek authorities. Eirik has visited Chios 4 times this year to document the situation and plan to spend his Christmas vacation on the island.

John Slade (author) and Eirik J. Solheim (images) are working together on a book about refugees, local people, and volunteers on Chios. You may read about the project and pre-order the book here…