Iraq with its difficult history only recently began to recover from the wreckage of the US invasion in 2003. Then, in 2014, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) descended on the country in order to build their own state through acts of terror.

Between the 7th and the 8th of April, at the IUAV University (Venice Architecture University), took place a 2 days conference about the future of Syria, in therm of possible scenarios of reconstruction after the end of the war. Even if the conflict is still taking place and the country is living in a full […]

Greece is the first gateway to Europe mainland for refugees and migrants, crossing the East borders of Greece (from northeast Evros River to southeast Aegean Sea) including Greece’s capital, Athens. In September 2011, Greece started constructing a 12,5 Km ‘anti-immigration’ fence across Evros River which is the natural Greek-Turkish border. From December 2012, the safest […]

Matej Lancic, Slovenian freelance photographer based in Maribor. I’m focused on social and humanitarian issues concerns mostly focusing on isolated or weakened communities around the world. The story was taken in unofficial refugee camp Faida, Bekaa Valley, Lebanon. This Photos are about Syrian kids fighting for Syria trough learning. On my first day in refugee […]