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An Update from the Drop-in Centre in Athens

A Drop in the Ocean´s Drop-in Centre in Athens has now been open for almost three months. During this period, the Centre has helped asylum seekers that have been given relocation to Norway to take their first steps into the Norwegian language and culture. The Centre has been visited frequently, and many have appreciated its presence.

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Creativity knows no bounds in Nea Kavala

As I enter the DropShop market this Tuesday morning, I am greeted by a cheerful Syrian woman. She is on her weekly shopping trip and is taking her time. The woman is seven months pregnant and has just learned she is carrying a little girl. She adds a pink onesie to her shopping basket.

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UPDATE: The Drop Market and Warehouse after two weeks

Two weeks ago the Drop Market opened in Skaramagas camp. Here’s an update from our first 10 working days, and the workings of the Warehouse.

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Interview with William Heaney – Head of Operations

Interview with William Heaney – Head of Operations.

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Giving out smiles – a volunteers reflections

This summer I spent two weeks volunteering at a refugee camp on the Greek island of Chios. I was volunteering with an organization called A Drop in the Ocean. As volunteers, we called ourselves Drops.

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