We arrived at Habibi Works in Katsikas. What an incredible place! German NGO 'Soup and Socks' runs this project for teenage/ adult refugees. It's a fablab where they can all work together. Community kitchen, woodworkshops, 3D printing, laser cutting, Premiere Pro, painting, sewing, metal workshop... it's all there! Check them out here! We love it!
We are back on the road on our way to Habibi Works. Powered by the German NGO Soup and Socks, Habibi Works is a FabLab of freedom where people have tools to unfold their potential. We've heard there's a woodworkshop, 3D printer, Laser cutter, sewing area and a beauty salon so we cannot wait to see the place in real life! Stay posted because we will keep you updated!
We are working with the magnificent Lifting Hands Organization who have a full-time volunteer team providing vital services and trauma-informed activities at a camp of 500 Iraqi Yazidis in Northern Greece such as music lessons, English, German and Greek classes, yoga and meditation.
Tucked away in beach town Epanomi, Epanomi Shelter houses around 250 refugees seeking alyssum in Greece or awaiting relocation or reunification. Because Epanomi Shelter only houses families, children are a huge part of the population. We've been supporting IHA and Caritas Hellas, the organisations in charge of the site, with their goal to enable residents to pursue their interests, develop skills and express their creativity. We hope to have made their time in Epanomi more me