Greece has been focusing in the last years on the internationalization of its higher education removing bureaucratic barriers and facilitating the academic and student mobility. Through bilateral and multilateral agreements with several countries Gr…

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Another emblematic museum directly linked to an archaeological site - like in the cases of Vergina, Delphi and Olympia - is expected to open this year in Greece: the Eleutherna Museum. Spread across 2,000 square meters, the museum's space will be div…

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The Central Public Library of Veria, known as the Greek library miracle, has grown from its origins as a small library in a mountainous region of northern Greece into one of the most modern libraries of the world, awarded by the Bill and Melinda…

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Dr. Marika Karagianni is a legal and international relations expert, specialized on European and international energy issues, focusing on Russia, the Caspian- Central Asia, East Med and MENA (Middle East- North Africa) regions. She holds a  …

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Michael Herzfeld is one of today’s leading figures in the discipline of Social Anthropology; his main body of research has focused on identity construction in Greece, while in most recent years his work has also included ethnographic research i…

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Prime minister Alexis Tsipras concluded today (6/7) a successful five-day official visit to Beijing and Shanghai aimed to broaden the strategic importance of Sino-Greek cooperation and lure Chinese investments to Greece.

Both sides appeared very ple…

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At 158 stanzas, Hymn to Liberty was written in 1823 by Zakynthos-born poet Dionysios Solomos. Inspired by the Greek War of Independence, Solomos wrote the hymn to honor the struggle of Greeks for independence after centuries of Ottoman rule.

Th…

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In mid- 2015, a groundbreaking action started on the Cycladic island of Sifnos at the initiative of Sifnos’ Cooperative Society. This action is based on two main axes: to inform Sifnos’ residents and visitors and raise their awareness on…

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After a period in which immigration to Greece has monopolised public attention, media discourses, state policies and academic research - and rightly so – a shift appears to be underway as emigration is back in the agenda. Shrinking opportunitie…

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