Literature and recommended reading from and about Action for Education.

Explore our contribution to grassroots advocacy, creativity and research through the following articles and publications.

Written by academics, volunteers, students and journalists, this online library brings together digital and physical literature by and about Action for Education. 

Chios Voices: The Book (please email to buy)

Creative writings by refugee students on Chios

Action for Education, Chios, December 2018

Grassroots, Issue #1

Collection of writings on grassroots education

Action for Education, Samos, June 2019

Guide to Environmental Volunteering

A short guide to environmentally-conscious volunteering

Action for Education, Samos, November 2019

Vial Life, Magazine

Student newspaper on the refugee situation in Chios

Chios Voices, Chios, December 2017

Autonomy of migration in the border spectacle

Research paper on AFE/BAAS' humanitarian role in Chios

Silke Adams, EMMIR, June 2018

Grassroots, Issue #2

Collection of writings on grassroots responses to Covid-19

Action for Education, June 2020

La situació dels refugiats a Grècia

Article by a former AFE volunteer Bea Ortega

TOT Cerdanyola, Barcelona, July 2019

Violence and fire at overcrowded RIC on Samos

Public statement co-authored by grassroots actors on Samos

Samos, October 2019

Letter to European Commission

Joint letter from NGOs on Chios

Chios, January 2019

Chios! Impressions on an Island

Illustrated poetry book by volunteer Catarina Caldeira da Silva

Blurb.com, Brussels, July 2019

Education Children in Refugee Camps (in Czech)

Research paper on education in refugee camps (feat. Chios)

Jana Lejskeová, Univerzita Karlova, June 2019