PRESS RELEASES & ARTICLES

World Refugee Day: Empowerment and solidarity through arts and culture

World Refugee Day: Empowerment and solidarity through arts and culture On the occasion of World Refugee Day, we have the pleasure to invite you to a cultural and participatory celebration together with refugees. The event will take place on Wednesday, 20 June, at 7.30 pm, in Technopolis City of Athens (venue: Purifier, D10). Artistic workshops, […]

Business for YOUth: Youth Entrepreneurship Program that supports young people who have an entrepreneurial dream

The program is implemented by SolidarityNow, powered by the Citi Foundation, supported by the IRC and, in collaboration with Knowl SolidarityNow, implements Business For YOUth –a 40-hour free Υouth Εntrepreneurship training program- in collaboration with the Social Enterprise Knowl, in partnership with the International Rescue Committee (IRC) and funded by the Citi Foundation under its […]

Specialized Educational Programs at the Intercultural Center “Diadromes”

SolidarityNow’s two new innovative training programs meeting today’s needs for specialization are Open to All   SolidarityNow makes the next step; the one towards refugees’ and migrants’ social inclusion into Greek society and the other by creating opportunities and conditions for strengthening the skills required of all vulnerable population groups -Greeks and all nationalities- by […]

Let us help them!

Greece joins a pan-European coalition that aims to reflourish solidarity and respect towards refugees Athens, 23rd May 2018 – For the first time, a coalition of 130 civil society organisations have launched a European Citizen’s Initiative (ECI) for a shift in migration policy. The aim of the We are a Welcoming Europe campaign is to […]

Partners in Fun

Η ομάδα «ARKANOINT» σε συνεργασία με το πρόγραμμα «Ανοιχτά Σχολεία» του Δήμου Αθηναίων , τις ΜΚΟ ΜΕΤΑδραση και  SolidarityNow και το Victoria Square Project σας προσκαλούν σε μια σειρά εκδηλώσεων για τους μικρούς μας φίλους. Παιδιά από διαφορετικές γειτονιές της Αθήνας -ανάμεσά τους και παιδιά που υποστηρίζονται από δράσεις της ΜΕΤΑδρασης και του SolidarityNow- θα […]

Join #MyBook project powered by SolidarityNow!

Are you a migrant, or an asylum seeker, or a refugee artist? Do you write poems, novels, or love to paint? Share with us your art – a short story, a poem, some song lyrics, a painting or any other kind of art and see them be a part of a book! Share your art […]

GEOGRAPHICAL RESTRICTION OF ASYLUM SEEKERS ON THE GREEK ISLANDS: WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF THE RECENT GREEK COUNCIL OF STATE’S DECISION?

Athens, April 19, 2018 SolidarityNow welcomes Ruling No 805/2018 of the Greek Council of State (the country’s Supreme Administrative Court) (“the Ruling”), which annuls the Asylum Service’s Decision (No 10464/31.5.2016) imposing geographical restrictions on six islands of the Eastern Aegean Sea (Lesvos, Samos, Chios, Leros, Rhodes and Kos). The case was brought forward by the […]