Saving Lives at Sea: Nick Romaniuk / Rescue Coordinator, SOS Méditerranée
Nick Romaniuk is rescue coordinator for the European charity SOS Méditerranée, leading the team that picks up migrants who are trying to reach Europe, by crossing the Mediterranean from Africa.
Nick Romaniuk aboard the rescue ship, the Aquarius
Over 500 migrants died attempting to cross the Mediterranean in the first 5 months of 2019
Nick Romaniuk during a rescue operation in the Mediterranean
SOS Méditerranée's rescue vessel, the Aquarius