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❓What Masafarhána is❓

❓What Masafarhána is❓
By Aristea from Solomon • Issue #41 • View online
👉The forgotten feeling of home🏡
Ιt is estimated that there are at least 20 masafarhánas in Athens today, where refugees pay to live in. They are small apartments which accommodate up to 22 people.
#Solomon, during the past two pandemic years, got access to shared apartments that host refugees in Athens, Greece, and conducted multiple visits and interviews with tenants and the people in charge.
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As if the situation in the country is not tense enough, children are now going missing and cases of human trafficking and exploitation are being reported at a time when at least 2.5 million refugees are trying to escape fighting.
“The risk of trafficking is considerable, as the refugees, exhausted and deprived of any basic comfort, are, with every new day on the road, more and more vulnerable. We believe traffickers and recruiters are most probably targeting both women travelling alone and women travelling with children,”
said Monika Molnárová, from Caritas Slovakia’s stop human trafficking team.
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