Michael founded the team in 2016 and coordinates it since. He was a speaker at a Civil Society Forum, facilitated by Flemish Refugee Council and ECRE in Brussels, 2017. He participated in Advanced ELENA Course 2017 as well as multiple other trainings and courses on asylum law.
Mobile Info Team (MIT) usually consists of ten to fifteen (legal and translator) volunteers from across Europe, delivers legal information through social media and visits refugees in camps and on the street.
Their focus is on help with obtaining the right documents for asylum procedures and family reunification cases, mostly for unaccompanied minors in Greece. MIT also provides an information line where asylum seekers can request tailored assistance for their asylum questions.
Since 2016, HAN has provided more than 80 tons emergency supplies like blankets, food and medicine, mostly donated by our partners and supported more than ten Heroes in Thessaloniki, Samos, Patras, Calais and Bosnia amongst others. HAN spends 100% of funds on its goals and are matched 50-100 fold in value (8 mio Euro’s) by donations in kind and contributions by other NGO’s.