PRESS RELEASES & ARTICLES

PRESS RELEASE | Completion of the program “Healing Play – Healing Trauma through Play”

In November 2022, SolidarityNow united its forces with UTech Lab of the Eugenides Foundation to implement an innovative education and empowerment program for displaced children from Ukraine. The program was implemented with funding from the U.S. Embassy in Athens. The aim of the program was to provide psychological support and organize appropriate educational activities and […]

PRESS RELEASE | SolidarityNow & UNHCR Greece: Career Day at the Blue Refugee Center in Thessaloniki

SolidarityNow in collaboration with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) organize a Career Day focusing on work in Greece for the Ukrainian-speaking population of Thessaloniki, entitled “From Ukraine to Greece: Looking for work in uncharted territory”. The event will take place on Thursday, November 23rd , 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the […]

ΔΕΛΤΙΟ ΤΥΠΟΥ | Εργαστήριο εκπαίδευσης επαγγελματιών για την εργασιακή ένταξη ασυνόδευτων ανηλίκων στην Θεσσαλονίκη

Στις 7 Νοεμβρίου πραγματοποιήθηκε στο Κέντρο Υποστήριξης Προσφύγων του SolidarityNow στη Θεσσαλονίκη εκπαιδευτική ημερίδα με τίτλο «Εργαστήριο εκπαίδευσης επαγγελματιών για την εργασιακή ένταξη ασυνόδευτων ανηλίκων». Η εκπαίδευση οργανώθηκε και διεκπεραιώθηκε έπειτα από συνεργασία της Υπηρεσίας Απασχόλησης του SolidarityNow και της Μονάδας Ένταξης & Υποστήριξης Ασυνόδευτων Ανηλίκων της Γενικής Γραμματείας Ευάλωτων Πολιτών και Θεσμικής Προστασίας. Σκοπός […]

PRESS RELEASE | OPENING EVENT OF THE SUPPORT BY THE SWISS-GREECE COOPERATION PROGRAMME TO THE ATHENS SOLIDARITY CENTER

At the Athens Solidarity Center, the event marking the start of a new collaboration between the Special Secretariat for Migration of Switzerland, the Ministry of Migration and Asylum of Greece, and the organization took place yesterday, November 2nd. The event was attended by the Minister of Migration and Asylum, Dimitris Kairidis, the Minister of Justice […]

PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT | SolidarityNow: Children sing at the Athens Conservatoire

On Friday, November 3rd, at 6pm, children residing in the accommodation site of Ritsona sing at the Athens Conservatoire, under the direction of Dee Isaacs, Professor of Music at the University of Edinburgh and accompanied by the music group Cellos for Change. The “Windows on the World” concert is supported by SolidarityNow, which operates in […]

JOINT STATEMENT – APPEAL | Even war has rules

Almost half of the dead are children: over 2,000 have already been killed and thousands more children will live with disabilities and mental health issues due to war-inflicted trauma. The blatant disregard for civilians’ right to life and protection cannot be accepted. Child Rights Advocacy Network (CRAN) and the co-signatory Civil Society Organisations express their […]

ARTICLE | Basic Information for Employment in Greece

Learn about your employment rights! Are you a recognised refugee, a beneficiary of subsidiary or temporary protection or an asylum seeker? In the following detailed guide you can find all the necessary information for working in Greece: English French Kurmanji Ukrainian Arabic Farsi Urdu The guide was compiled by UNHCR Greece in collaboration with Civil […]