Two and a half years after the outbreak of refugee crisis in Greece in 2015, the country is entering now in a new phase concerning the accommodation of refugees, trying to improve reception conditions and enhance their social integration. The Greek g…

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A film friendly country since the beginning of the 20th century –when Joseph Hepp shot The adventures of Villar (1924) in Athens–, Greece is proud to have provided perfect locations and excellent crews to international classics (Zorba th…

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Face Forward …into my home is an interactive art project focused on the stories of people who have been forced to leave their homelands and are rebuilding their life in Greece. It includes storytelling workshops inspired by a selection of cont…

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The massive influx of refugees and migrants into the Aegean islands, which reached its peak in the summer of 2015 and continues in lower intensity until today, is an event of global importance that requires systematic recording and study. The Observa…

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Greek exports retained their strength in the first nine months of 2017, despite the problems the business sector continues to face, and expanded their presence in non-EU countries significantly.

The data came from the analysis by the Panhellenic Expo…

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Pierre Rosanvallon, who holds the chair in modern and contemporary political history at the Collège de France, was invited by the French Institute in Greece to deliver a lecture on the challenges faced by democracy in the 21st century. He spok…

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Economist Kostas Melas, in a recent interview for newpaper Epohi (12.11), commented on the Commission´s economic projections for Greece and how factors like the the third review process, primary surplusses, private consumption,…

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Culturescapes Greece 2017 opened its gates on October 5th in the city of Basel, Switzerland. CULTURESCAPES is an annual autumn Swiss festival organised by the eponymous non-profit foundation promoting cultural exchange between Switzerland and other c…

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The overall contribution of the passenger shipping sector to the Greek economy, including the operation in the Adriatic sea routes, is estimated at 9.2% of GDP in 2016, according to a study by the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOB…

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