8 March 2016
Vienna – Meetings and presentations on the refugee crisis
Gerald Knaus at the Austrian Ministry of the Interior. Photo: ESI
Gerald Knaus at the Austrian Ministry of the Interior. Photo: ESI

ESI's Gerald Knaus met senior officials in the Austrian Ministry of the Interior and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, including a "Sicherheitspolitisches Frühstück" in the big meeting hall of the Ministry of the Interior in Herrengasse to present ESI's proposals for the refugee crisis.

The visit was widely covered in Austrian media:

A full list of all international media reactions is also available.

In recent weeks, ESI has made presentations in Ankara, Athens, Rome, and in many other places.

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Alan Grant is an Irish photographer who travelled extensively in the Balkans and other countries and regions of the world. Thanks to him, ESI is able to show fascinating pictures of the Balkans: the facades of Tirana, the painted mosques of Travnik, the fabulous old houses of Plovdiv and the spectacular blue of water - dark in the Bay of Kotor, emerald in the river valleys of Bosnia, deep blue in Ohrid, twinkling in the Aegean Sea and on the Bosporus.

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Jonathan Lewis lives between London and Istanbul. He moved to London and spent many years studying photography and now specialises in photojournalism, documentary photography and commercial work for a wide variety of private and commercial clients in the UK, Europe and Turkey. His work has appeared in a number of magazines and publications and is used on the ESI website as well.

You can find out more about Jonathan Lewis on his website www.jonathanlewisphoto.com