refugees

Measures for the decongestion of the islands from the influx of refugees and migrants

The government, under Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, discussed measures to decongest the Aegean islands from the influx of refugees and migrants. The aim is to...

284 more refugees and immigrants arrive to the mainland

As the transfer of migrants continues on the mainland, efforts are being made to address the increased immigration flows to the islands until the...

UN High Commissioner for Refugees: Leros is a model refugee camp

When talking about refugee camps on the Greek islands, most people think of overcrowded facilities and devastating living conditions. But in Leros the situation...

462 refugees from Moria at the port of Piraeus.

462 refugees from the refugee camp of Moria were transferred to the port of Piraeus in the morning, in an attempt to reduce the...

Le Refugee Food Festival revient aux restaurants à Athènes et Mytilene

Le Refugee Food Festival revient cette année à Athènes en proposant au public un projet culinaire différent. Du 19 au 24 juin 2018, six...

The Refugee Food Festival is coming to restaurants in Athens and Mytilene

The Refugee Food Festival is coming again this year to Athens offering the public a different culinary project. From 19 to 24 June 2018,...

Violent incidents in Mytilene – Far-right members attacked refugees

At 5:30 in the morning, a police raid took place in the central square of Sappho in Mytilene for the evacuation of refugees and...

180 million euros EU emergency funding to Greece for refugees

During the meeting with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, in Athens on Monday, European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides announced...

Giving a voice and face to the refugees

The National Museum of Contemporary Art’s program “Face Forward ...into my home” has been extended until February 18, proving the success of an initiative...

Refugees in Syntagma Square began hunger strikes

14 refugees have camped in Syntagma Square on Wednesday having started a hunger strike demanding reunification with their families. At a press conference thay...