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IOM in Thessaloniki

15 November 2017

Press Release


On Wednesday 15 November a delegation of the Greek Mission of IOM, the UN Migration Agency travelled in Thessaloniki in the framework of an informative event of the programme "The implementation of assisted voluntary returns including reintegration measures".

Hellenic Red Cross Opens New Accommodation Center for Unaccompanied Minors in Athens



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The Hellenic Red Cross, in the framework of the programme for the accommodation of Unaccompanied Minors, opened a new Accommodation Center in Athens, aimed at providing secure accommodation to unaccompanied minors.

Renovation of the Accommodation Facility of UAMs in Nea Iraklitsa, Kavala by IOM Greece



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The children’s protection organization, “The Smile of the Child”, has opened a Home of Care for all children, regardless of ethnicity, religion or any other criterion, at risk of abuse and in need of a safe living environment in Nea Iraklitsa, Kavala.


Opening of two accommodation facilities for migrants and refugees in northern Greece



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Greece - Two fully renovated accommodation facilities located in Serres and Drama, in northern Greece have opened their doors, providing shelter to more than 1000 migrants and refugees.