PRESS RELEASES & ARTICLES

The Shelter that hosts Youth’s dreams

SolidarityNow embraces young refugees, supporting their way towards their independent adult life  Athens, October 25th, 2018 They are young, different and ready to pursuit their dreams! They are the 25 young men, aged 18-22, who live at the Youth Shelter operated by SolidarityNow and the Society for the Care of Minors, in the center of Athens. […]

We all together said ‘by[e] plastic’ in an Open Day event!

An educational action by SolidarityNow What happened on Saturday, September 29th, among three machines, plastic objects and an excited group of people? Despite the adverse weather conditions at the end of September, 20 people came eagerly and with increased curiosity at the SolidarityNow Intercultural Center “Diadromes” at 11am to learn how to recycle/up-cycling useless plastic […]

SolidarityNow invites everyone to a recycling workshop of plastic materials!

We are waiting for you on Saturday, September 29th, from 11.00 to 13.00, to share with you a unique experience through an awareness and experimentation workshop on the recycling/up-cycling of plastic materials! SolidarityNow, in collaboration with Electra Energy Cooperative and Precious Plastic Greece, organizes a workshop aiming at raising awareness and providing experimentation on the […]

Conditions at Moria are “shameful”.

19 NGOs decry conditions at the site, now worse than ever, and call for sustainable solutions to both decongest the islands and improve conditions across first receptions centres in North Aegean Sea. Athens, September 13, 2018 – Over 17,000 people remain crammed in Greek island reception centers with a total capacity for only 6,000, living […]

SolidarityNow contributes to the coordination of the aid provided to the fire victims

Reciprocity: the organization’s teams and refugees-beneficiaries offer their support “It is now important to achieve the right coordination so this aid to be meaningful“, says Antigone Lyberaki, SolidarityNow General Manager Athens, August 2nd, 2018 The whole country is overwhelmed by sorrow after the wildfires that struck Attica a few days ago causing many people’s death. […]

SolidarityNow on the Side of those Affected by the Fires in Attica

At SolidarityNow, we express our deepest sorrow for the tragedy and death of our fellow human beings from the fires that hit Attica region. The organization, responding to the urgent needs caused by the humanitarian and environmental disaster, offers relief items and supplies whereas a dedicated team is visiting the area to support those who […]

Joint Press Release: Deaths in the Mediterranean-Civil Society organizations call on European Commission to take action

Amidst harrowing reports of increased numbers of drownings due to European Governments’ blocking of humanitarian assistance on Central Mediterranean, rights and aid groups from across Europe come together in a call for decisive action by the European Commission to halt the further loss of lives in the Mediterranean. In an open letter to the EU […]