Blažuj and Ušivak temporary reception centre

These images from Blazuj and Usivak temporary reception centers near Sarajevo were taken by people on the move using their mobile phones. Usivak houses families with children, who play with the stray cats and dogs that wander through the grounds. Recreation is limited, but at Blazuj cricket matches are sometimes organized outside, while inside at Usivak there is a social games room.


Placide is 30 years old. A year ago he left his hometown in Cameroon where he worked as a customer service adviser. He would like to pursue a career as a fashion designer.
Twenty-seven-year-old Shafi left his home in Afghanistan five years ago and has been on the road ever since. He wants to find his place in the world and be useful to society.
Sabih Sulehri is a 30-year-old from Pakistan. Sabih left his home four years ago and has been on the road ever since. He is trying to reach Italy to start a new life.