A man from Syria is calling his left-behind family shortly after his safe arrival on the shore of Lesbos.
       
     
 A local man spots for refugee boats in the early morning, to lead the passengers to safe landing-points.
       
     
 Moria refugee-camp on Lesbos, December 2015. The former high-security-prison is functioning as one of the infamous Migration-Hotspots of the EU.
       
     
 Members of a Spanish Search-and-Rescue Organisation after a landing near Mytilini, Lesbos.
       
     
 A fled family shortly after their landing on the island, waiting for their transport to Camp Moria.
       
     
 Women and children in a bus heading to the local port, for a ferry to Greece mainland.
       
     
 A charging-station in Camp Moria – one of few points with access to electricity.
       
     
 A couple waiting inside Camp Moria.
       
     
 A little boy after his crossing on the shore. A ski-mask protects him from the cold temperatures.
       
     
 A boat with refugees near the shore of Mytilini, searching for a spot to land safely.
       
     
 A queue for the asylum-application-process. There is one point for people from Syria & Afghanistan, and one for every other country of origin – many applicants don’t have a chance of a transfer to the European mainland at all.
       
     
 A group of circus artists from San Francisco, USA, tours between the Hotspots of the islands. They want to bring some joy and entertainment into the devastating climate.
       
     
 Passengers of a landed boat burn their life vests on the beach to warm themselves and to send a signal to other boats.
       
     
 A fled family gathers in front of a makeshift kiosk near Moria Camp.
       
     
 A man from Syria is calling his left-behind family shortly after his safe arrival on the shore of Lesbos.
       
     

A man from Syria is calling his left-behind family shortly after his safe arrival on the shore of Lesbos.

 A local man spots for refugee boats in the early morning, to lead the passengers to safe landing-points.
       
     

A local man spots for refugee boats in the early morning, to lead the passengers to safe landing-points.

 Moria refugee-camp on Lesbos, December 2015. The former high-security-prison is functioning as one of the infamous Migration-Hotspots of the EU.
       
     

Moria refugee-camp on Lesbos, December 2015. The former high-security-prison is functioning as one of the infamous Migration-Hotspots of the EU.

 Members of a Spanish Search-and-Rescue Organisation after a landing near Mytilini, Lesbos.
       
     

Members of a Spanish Search-and-Rescue Organisation after a landing near Mytilini, Lesbos.

 A fled family shortly after their landing on the island, waiting for their transport to Camp Moria.
       
     

A fled family shortly after their landing on the island, waiting for their transport to Camp Moria.

 Women and children in a bus heading to the local port, for a ferry to Greece mainland.
       
     

Women and children in a bus heading to the local port, for a ferry to Greece mainland.

 A charging-station in Camp Moria – one of few points with access to electricity.
       
     

A charging-station in Camp Moria – one of few points with access to electricity.

 A couple waiting inside Camp Moria.
       
     

A couple waiting inside Camp Moria.

 A little boy after his crossing on the shore. A ski-mask protects him from the cold temperatures.
       
     

A little boy after his crossing on the shore. A ski-mask protects him from the cold temperatures.

 A boat with refugees near the shore of Mytilini, searching for a spot to land safely.
       
     

A boat with refugees near the shore of Mytilini, searching for a spot to land safely.

 A queue for the asylum-application-process. There is one point for people from Syria & Afghanistan, and one for every other country of origin – many applicants don’t have a chance of a transfer to the European mainland at all.
       
     

A queue for the asylum-application-process. There is one point for people from Syria & Afghanistan, and one for every other country of origin – many applicants don’t have a chance of a transfer to the European mainland at all.

 A group of circus artists from San Francisco, USA, tours between the Hotspots of the islands. They want to bring some joy and entertainment into the devastating climate.
       
     

A group of circus artists from San Francisco, USA, tours between the Hotspots of the islands. They want to bring some joy and entertainment into the devastating climate.

 Passengers of a landed boat burn their life vests on the beach to warm themselves and to send a signal to other boats.
       
     

Passengers of a landed boat burn their life vests on the beach to warm themselves and to send a signal to other boats.

 A fled family gathers in front of a makeshift kiosk near Moria Camp.
       
     

A fled family gathers in front of a makeshift kiosk near Moria Camp.