14 March 2016
Vienna – ESI at public debate on the refugee crisis at Kreisky Forum
Selim Yenel and Hannes Swoboda. Photo: Kreisky Forum
Selim Yenel and Hannes Swoboda. Photo: Kreisky Forum

ESI's Gerald Knaus spoke at a public event on the refugee crisis in Vienna with the Turkish Ambassador to the EU, Selim Yenel, and Hannes Swoboda, President of the Internationales Institut für den Frieden at Kreisky Forum under the title Ending the refugee crisis - Geopolitical challenges for Turkey-EU relationship.

In recent weeks, ESI has made presentations in Ankara, Athens, Rome, Vienna, and in many other places. ESI's proposals were widely covered in the international media.

Audio recording of the debate

Gerald Knaus. Photo: Kreisky Forum
Gerald Knaus. Photo: Kreisky Forum
Audience. Photo: Kreisky Forum
Audience. Photo: Kreisky Forum
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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