With only 45 water taps to around 2.500 inhabitants most part of the immigrants have to carry water to their shacks in order to cook and do basic hygiene.
With only 45 water taps to around 2.500 inhabitants most part of the immigrants have to carry water to their shacks in order to cook and do basic hygiene.
Small tents are scattered all over the camp, sometimes families and friends share the same tent, sometimes they just are from the same country.
Small tents are scattered all over the camp, sometimes families and friends share the same tent, sometimes they just are from the same country.
Ang, 23, stares the outside while smoke a local made cigar. The afternoon before a new attempt, is half group discussions on how to get in to the trains and half silent alone thinking, life is at risk. On the last 4 months 12 people died trying to cross to UK. Calais, France, is the last stop before the crossing to UK. Immigrants from Africa and Middle East come to Calais in pursuit of their dream.
Ang, 23, stares the outside while smoke a local made cigar. The afternoon before a new attempt, is half group discussions on how to get in to the trains and half silent alone thinking, life is at risk. On the last 4 months 12 people died trying to cross to UK. Calais, France, is the last stop before the crossing to UK. Immigrants from Africa and Middle East come to Calais in pursuit of their dream.
Ang, 23, pray. He´s an orthodox Christian, in Tripoli he and his family had to hide his crucifixes from the Islamic State soldiers before the boat crossing the Mediterranean. Now they pray on a local church made out of plain wood and canvas.
Ang, 23, pray. He´s an orthodox Christian, in Tripoli he and his family had to hide his crucifixes from the Islamic State soldiers before the boat crossing the Mediterranean. Now they pray on a local church made out of plain wood and canvas.
News from friends that succeed on the night tries give hope and spread on the camp to all immigrants to keep trying.
News from friends that succeed on the night tries give hope and spread on the camp to all immigrants to keep trying.
A man build a bar/restaurant. The construction materials are from donations from many NGOs, but there's an inside commerce of those material. Some of the migrants prosper with small shops and bars, those business men buy the material for tents from other immigrants and build another bars/restaurants.
A man build a bar/restaurant. The construction materials are from donations from many NGOs, but there's an inside commerce of those material. Some of the migrants prosper with small shops and bars, those business men buy the material for tents from other immigrants and build another bars/restaurants.
The last talks before entering the exclusion zone around the train stations.
The last talks before entering the exclusion zone around the train stations.
Immigrants and NGO's make a protest against the 12 deaths during cross trying since June
Immigrants and NGO's make a protest against the 12 deaths during cross trying since June
The tree brothers, wait for a bus. Since the camp is so far, the strategy is to keep energy for the fence crossing.
The tree brothers, wait for a bus. Since the camp is so far, the strategy is to keep energy for the fence crossing.
The News Jungle stands besides the main entrance to the ferries to UK. Calais, France, is the last stop before the crossing to UK. Immigrants from Africa and Middle East come to Calais in pursuit of their dream.
The News Jungle stands besides the main entrance to the ferries to UK. Calais, France, is the last stop before the crossing to UK. Immigrants from Africa and Middle East come to Calais in pursuit of their dream.
Immigrants charge and use their phones beside a restaurant. The phones are the main way to get in touch with their familiars.
Immigrants charge and use their phones beside a restaurant. The phones are the main way to get in touch with their familiars.
Also by the phone they get in touch with friends that succeed in the hard journey to UK.
Also by the phone they get in touch with friends that succeed in the hard journey to UK.
Immigrants sleep behind a supermarket waiting for the best hour to try again, or to take the first bus on the morning to get back to the camp, 8km far away.
Immigrants sleep behind a supermarket waiting for the best hour to try again, or to take the first bus on the morning to get back to the camp, 8km far away.
A group of immigrants gather around a campfire, waiting for the best hour to try again.
A group of immigrants gather around a campfire, waiting for the best hour to try again.
Immigrants can be seen wandering in the roads around the trains’ station all night long.
Immigrants can be seen wandering in the roads around the trains’ station all night long.
An immigrant rest around the Jungle camp
An immigrant rest around the Jungle camp
Card games, beer, tea, soda and lots of music make a Saturday night happier on the camp.
Card games, beer, tea, soda and lots of music make a Saturday night happier on the camp.
Afghan men chill on a lake around the camp. They call this place "Colombia" this afternoon the man in green whom preferred not give his ID knew that his son was born at home.
Afghan men chill on a lake around the camp. They call this place "Colombia" this afternoon the man in green whom preferred not give his ID knew that his son was born at home.
There's always another day to try again. Two weeks before I ended this work the family whom I stayed got to London.
There's always another day to try again. Two weeks before I ended this work the family whom I stayed got to London.