Demotix.com The Network for Freelance Photojournalists 30,000 contributors. 212 territories. Photos. Videos. News.

The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig

The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
01/25
Caption
A female refugee and resident of the asylum seeker shelter tells the media about the problems and the bad living conditions in the residence, like the old dirty stove beside her.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
02/25
Caption
In front of the asylum residence some refugees with megaphone protest against deportations and demand "freedom of movement" and "deportation is murderer". That is also written on the signs behind them.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
03/25
Caption
A fence surrounds the asylum seeker residence in Bad Belzig.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
04/25
Caption
In front of the asylum residence some refugees with megaphone protest against deportations and demand "freedom of movement" and "deportation is murderer".
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
05/25
Caption
On a table is a passport, a envelope with arabic letters and a book for children.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
06/25
Caption
Two residents of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig. One helds a small wooden cross.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
07/25
Caption
A empty reserve room of the asylum seeker residence in Bad Belzig, with metal lockers and double bunk beds.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
08/25
Caption
A empty reserve room in the asylum seeker residence in Bad Belzig, with metal lockers, a refrigerator and double bunk beds.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
09/25
Caption
A refugee chield sits on a bed in the asylum seeker residence.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
10/25
Caption
A refugee chield sits on a bed in the asylum seeker residence, beside her stands her mother.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
11/25
Caption
A resident of the asylum seeker shelter cooks in the kitchen.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
12/25
Caption
The showers of the asylum seeker residence. Residents say, they are dirty and sometimes there is no water.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
13/25
Caption
A female refugee and resident of the asylum seeker shelter tells the media about the problems and the bad living conditions in the residence, like the old dirty stove beside her.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
14/25
Caption
A room that was not prepared for the visit of German president Joachim Gauck, which is really small and were the TV does not work.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
15/25
Caption
The kitchen of a smaller group room in the asylum seeker shelter, that was not prepared for the visit of German president Joachim Gauck.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
16/25
Caption
Two residents of the asylum seeker shelter, who have no space for their clothes and stuff, because the room is too small.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
17/25
Caption
A female resident of the asylum seeker shelter, who has no space for her clothes and stuff, because the room is too small.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
18/25
Caption
A fence surrounds the asylum seeker residence in Bad Belzig.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
19/25
Caption
A refugee shows his German asylum seeker ID-Card to the press.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
20/25
Caption
A refugee shows the document, that allows him to work after one year living in Germany, to the press. Most of the residents are not allowed to work.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
21/25
Caption
A refugee shows his german asylum seeker ID-Card and the document, that allows him to work after one year living in Germany, to the press. Most of the residents are not allowed to work.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
22/25
Caption
A empty reserve room of the asylum seeker residence in Bad Belzig, with metal lockers and double bunk beds.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
23/25
Caption
A long corridor in the asylum seeker shelter and entrances to the rooms of the refugees. The rooms are too small for the drying racks, so the residents put them in the dark floor.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
24/25
Caption
A long corridor in the asylum seeker shelter and entrances to the rooms of the refugees. The rooms are too small for the drying racks, so the residents put them in the dark floor.
The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
25/25
Caption
A cat sits in front of the asylum seeker residence in Bad Belzig.
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
  • The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig
This content has not been independently verified.

During a visit by German President Gauck, some refugees told media, that the shown rooms are not honest representations. They say, that there is sometimes no water, the kitchens are dirty and rooms are too small. Most of them are not allowed to work.

Submitted by
Disclaimer

Please note: the text contained in "The living conditions of the Asylum Seeker Residence in Bad Belzig" has not been corrected, edited or verified by Demotix and is the raw text submitted by the photojournalist. All views and opinions expressed are that of the independent photojournalist and do not represent the views of Demotix Ltd. These details have been included in order to provide as much information as possible to the Media buyer.