The No Stranger Place photo series, created by documentary photographer Aubrey Wade in partnership with the UNHCR, provides a heartwarming example at compassion and friendship: refugees and their European hosts in the style of traditional family portraits.
Volunteers are the ones who distribute food in the Victoria Square in Athens, who rescue refugees on the shores of Lesbos and work with Syrian orphans in Turkey. Here is a brief snapshot of their story.
Of that great mass of refugees arriving in Europe, a few thousand have washed up Calais, France, trying to attempt the dangerous crossing to England. They’ve been hung out to dry by the French and British governments.