After the Icelandic government said they could take no more than 50 refugees, a Icelandic author and professor Bryndis Bjorgvinsdottir has set up a facebook page calling on people to help. So far, 12,000 have said they would open their homes. They have posted their names, surnames and addresses on the FB page.
|Thousands of Icelanders Volunteer to Take In Syrian Refugees More than 11,000 Icelanders have offered to take Syrian refugees into their homes|
|Icelanders call on government to take in more Syrian refugees | World news | The Guardian 12,000 in country, which currently accepts just 50 refugees, sign open letter with many saying they would house Syrians in their own homes|