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Read our latest news items and stay up to date on the developments of our work in Greece.
We help humanitarian organisations help…
Boat Refugee Foundation offers training to other humanitarian organisations. By sharing our expertise, we contribute to …
THANK YOU | Will you (continue to) stand with us?
On the brink of a new year, we look back as well as forward. 2022 presented us with considerable challenges.
‘If you treat people like dirt long enough, they slowly lose themselves’
During their flight, people are often not seen as human beings but as a problem. Every human being needs to be treated a…
A farewell and retrospective for Leopold: “There were 22,000 people staying while there was room for 3,000.”
After his retirement, Leopold wanted to be there for people in need. So in 2018, he linked up with our organization as a…
We advocate for fair asylum policies!
Due to the unfair policies of the European Union, people on the move face many obstacles. With the proposed EU regulatio…
EU Commission: “Thanks to NGO’s like Boat Refugee Foundation, there is 24/7 medical care”
"A year on Lesvos brings great change," the EU Commission's Department for Migration and Home Affairs looks back on its …
Sharing our expertise to help people in need
Mental health problems are prevalent in displaced populations, and while many people may have different ethnic or religi…
Completing our medical mission in Poland: a retrospective
Since April, in a shelter in Krakow's old railway station, we have been providing emergency medical assistance to people…