Greece. Winners of UNHCR’s Nansen Award 2016, Efi Latsoudi and Konstantinos Mitragas

Greece, Samos, Samos, June 19, 2016, How to write the Efi Latsoudi, the human rights activist behind PIKPA camp on the Greek island of Lesvos, and Konstantinos Mitragas on behalf of the Hellenic Rescue Team are joint winners of UNHCR’s Nansen Award 2016. The award recognizes their tireless efforts to aid refugee arrivals in Greece during 2015.

Here: Training session of a Hellenic Rescue Team. Yanis (center), the captain of an rescue boat.