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Cooperation for Refugees in Greece – Past, Present and Future

Members of the panel from left to right: Moderator: 1. Andreas Takis, assistant professor in Philosophy of Law at the School of Law of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2. Evangelos Petratos – ECHO’s humanitarian’s expert in Greece, 3. Nicholas Conolly Rangos – Ministry of Migration Policy, Regional Coordinator for North Greece and Epirus –
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ASB and partners record first broadcast for starClassic Radio

ASB and our partners WAHA International and ARSIS have collaborated with starClassic Radio, a well-known Greek nonprofit web radio www.starclassic.gr, to record a series of broadcasts to present our work supporting refugees in Northern Greece through our multi-sector project focusing on shelter, health, psycho-social support, legal aid and protection, funded by the European Commission’s Civil Protection and
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Lecture at City College, International Faculty, University of Sheffield

In July, ASB Greece team took part at the Summer School on ‘The Migrant Crisis within the Greek context’, organized in Thessaloniki by City College, the International Faculty of University of Sheffield. Following the invitation to hold a presentation about the operations of the Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund office in Greece, Jelena Tesic, Georgia Mitsika and Mike Mousallam held
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Official opening day of Diavata-Anagnostopoulou refugee camp, Thessaloniki, North Greece

On July 13th 2017, ASB Greece team, together with ASB’s implementing partners – WAHA International and ARSIS, organized the official opening of the Diavata – Anagnostopoulou Refugee camp near Thessaloniki. Although the camp did not stop working even for a day since it was opened, and although refugees live in new housing units with two
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Press release_Opening of Diavata – Anagnostopoulou refugee camp near Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki 13th July, 2017. Reconstructed Diavata Anagnostopoulou refugee camp in Thessaloniki welcomes the donors and officials in an opening ceremony on July 13th Within the project called Support to Refugees in Greece through Integrated Shelter Model Rapid Mobility Solution (ISM – RMS), implemented by ASB Regional Office Greece, the official opening of reconstructed Diavata Anagnostopoulou refugee
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The breast is the best!

Under the moto: “The Breast is the best!”, ASB’s implementing partner on the ECHO funded project held another educational session about breastfeeding for pregnant women and mothers. On 21st June in Loutra Volvis, there was an educational session about breastfeeding, presented by our certified expert midwife. The aim of the session was the empowerment of
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World Refugee Day – a reminder for the constant improvement

On a World Refugee Day, we would like to share a short retrospective of ASB presence in Greece, since June 2016, and experiences we had so far. *** The situation was not bright at the beginning. But we worked step by step, supported by our donors, European Commission Humanitarian Aid and German Federal Foreign Office
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Δελτίο Τύπου: Διαβατά – πρώην στρατόπεδο Αναγνωστοπούλου – καταυλισμός προσφύγων με νέες μονάδες στέγασης με κουζίνα και εσωτερικό μπάνιο, με περισσότερη διακριτικότητα και χαμόγελα

Δελτίο Τύπου: Διαβατά – πρώην στρατόπεδο Αναγνωστοπούλου – καταυλισμός προσφύγων με νέες μονάδες στέγασης με κουζίνα και εσωτερικό μπάνιο, με περισσότερη διακριτικότητα και χαμόγελα Ο καταυλισμός προσφύγων στα Διαβατά – πρώην στρατόπεδο Αναγνωστοπούλου φιλοξενεί σήμερα προσωρινά 350 πρόσφυγες Θεσσαλονίκη, 2017 – Περίπου 350 πρόσφυγες στον καταυλισμό Διαβατών – Αναγνωστοπούλου, κοντά στη Θεσσαλονίκη, στη Βόρεια Ελλάδα,
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