The Initiative “Resilient Roots” was completed with a photography and podcast exhibit by the Primary Constituents (beneficiaries) of SolidarityNow who took part in the project

60 participants, 4 instructors, a number of colleagues, all took part in an innovative program with the aim of inclusion through interaction The medium of radio, creative podcasts and photography, some of the most powerful mediums of modern expression. Taking advantage of these tools SolidarityNow chose to give its Primary Constituents of the organization the […]

Business for YOUth, the professional educational program for refugees and vulnerable youth groups, was successfully completed

A collaboration between the International Rescue Committee, SolidarityNow and Knowl exclusively funded by the Citi Foundation. 350 young people – refugees, migrants and members of vulnerable social groups – who wanted not only to challenge themselves with entrepreneurship but also to start their lives with dignity and dynamism, participated in the Business for YOUth entrepreneurship […]

Events for World Refugee Day in Athens

20 June, Kypseli Municipal Market – 22 June, Serafio City of Athens On World Refugee Day, held every year on 20 June, we commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees forced to flee their home. Around the world, communities, schools, businesses, faith groups and people from all walks of life are taking […]

A lost generation with missing children and no childhood?

Antigone Liberaki, General Manager, SolidarityNow Lost generation? From 2016 onwards, the global civil society raised the issue of schooling of refugee children.[1] With half of the world’s 19 million refugees being children, and most of them being denied access to education, the timing seemed right, if not already delayed. Most states followed this lead and […]

SolidarityNow @ the Metropolitan College

At the graduation ceremony of the Metropolitan College, which took place at the Athens Concert Hall, SolidarityNow participated with its General Manager, Ms Antigone Lyberaki, who said during her speech: “The aim of education is to understand the world out there, but also the world inside us and how they interact with each other. But […]

ANTIGONE LYBERAKI @ LSE: Immigration as catalyst for social policy modernisation

SolidarityNow General Manager, Antigone Lyberaki, was one of the three speakers of the “Greece Facing the Immigration and Refugee Crisis” organized by the Hellenic Observatory of the London School of Economics on February 20th. Mrs Lyberaki spoke about how Greece handled the unprecedented refugee and migratory flows in the country, but also about SolidarityNow’s innovative initiatives […]