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BLIND BANGA - Maybe I can see again! Gerstungen Refugee Isolation camp in Thueringen

Mehre Info: Das Isolation - Flüchtlingslager * This is a story of racist discrimination and social injustice in Germany.

The video is about a West African Refugee, Bamkale Konateh who became blind in the Gerstungen Refugee Isolation camp in Thueringen, he lost his right eye in 2004 in the hands of brutal police control in the city of Düsseldorf. He became completely blind in 2009 when he was serving 10 months imprisonment, since then he has been left alone in the isolated refugee camp without any rehabilitation. The attempt to deport him was rejected by the Doctor, because of medical reasons at that time.

Mehre Info: Das Isolation - Flüchtlingslager Bericht von einem Besuch im Lager Gerstungen am 16.09.10


Reports on Gerstungen Refugee Isolation Camp:

English, Deutsch and Türkce: Karawane Delegation visit of the isolation Lagers in Gerstungen and Gangloffsömmern

"Die Leute hier sind fix und fertig" Karawane Festival - Delegation to Ganglöffsommerm and Gerstungen in Thüringer

Fotos on Facebook: Gerstungen isolation camp in Thueringen (June 2009/10)
More Fotos and Video on Facebook: Refugee Netwook in Isolation Homes, Camps and Ghettos in Thueringen and Karawane Festival

Donationation / Für Spende: "Blind Banga" - Förderverein The VOICE e. V., Göttingen - Bank: Sparkasse Göttingen - Bank Account: 127 829; Bank Code: 260 500 01 - IBAN: DE97 2605 0001 000 1278 29, BIC: NOLADE21GOE

Contact in Jena - Thueringen:

The VOICE Refugee Forum Jena Adresse: Schillergässchen 5, 07745 Jena, Tel. Handy 0049(0) 17624568988, E-Mail:, Internet:

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