Aggelos Barai is an Albanian photojournalist based in Athens, Greece. His interest focuses mainly on social issues, human rights and immigration.
He collaborates with non-governmental organisations such as Greenpeace, Amnesty International, Médecins du Monde, ICRC, and more while he is also working for magazines and newspapers such as Vice, Lifo Mag, Solomon Mag and the photographic agencies Associated Press, Getty Images, Sooc.
His work has been also published at The Guardian, The Washington Post, Le Monde, Independent, Der Spiegel, Telegraph, CNN, Al Jazeera, El Pais and Kathimerini.
Aggelos is a member of the Foreign Press Association and Ambassador of FujiFilm in Greece.
1st Award at the Photojournalism Contest 2020 in the Society category, from the Journalists' Union of Macedonia and Thrace Daily Newspapers in Greece and the 1st Award in the Ιnternational Photo Contest 2020 organised by the International Organization for Migration in Brussels.