Jewelry Creation Workshops: From Refugees to Empowered Teachers

In all the activities that we organize, we make efforts to empower our refugee friends to dare hold a workshop with our facilitation, especially women. This is part of our capacity-building program, but also, the deep understanding that refugees often have exquisite skills to share with us,...

Hygiene Promotion at refugee camps

Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution to others experience life's deepest joy, true fulfillment.

Solidarity and strength with all refugee sisters and brothers

"It has been approximately 4 months since the Balkanroute was officially closed, which caused a lot of people fleeing war-torn and conflict regions to remain stranded in the transit camps of the Republic of Macedonia. Yet, even in times of harshness and uncertainty, the refugees are still...

Seasaw for children at Vinojug

One of the activities Legis had as a surprise for the refugees in Gevgelija today was a seasaw for children.

Exciting movie nights for children and youth

The movie night is quite popular and well-visited among refugee children and youth, but also children’s parents that accompany their kids to watch cartoons and youth films together. Movie nights are now particularly enhanced with popcorn and carbonated juices as refreshment served by the Legis...

Fans for all the refugees that didn’t have it

Summer in Gevgelija, the hottest city of Macedonia, can be quite challenging to deal with, especially for the refugees in TC “Vinojug”, since they are trapped there without being able to go out and refresh themselves. Also, not all of them had air-conditioners or fans in their rooms.

She is the First and she is a Girl

After one of the most difficult 4 hour journeys of my life, we finally arrived to Tabanovce, at the border with Serbia. Again, we were met by the smiling faces of volunteers who gave us food. Everywhere there were happy people who gave us full assistance. This time, my mother asked for medical...

Happy World Refugee Day!

Simultaneously, the Legis activists, together with the female refugees, created a women's safe space culminating in a jewelry workshop. Two female Legis activists facilitated the workshop by assisting women with taking care of their children, who also attended the jewelry workshop, and...

Legis Bringing the Warmth of Iftar in Refugee Camps

Legis team treats all refugees as equals, so it is not infrequent that our activists are seen having iftar together with the refugees that are observing Ramadan. We try to bring warmth and solidarity to the transit refugee centres by celebrating and enjoying the iftar experience together. As...