9,487 Migrants and Refugees Stranded on the Northern Aegean Islands

Sixty-eight new migrant and refugees arrivals were recorded on the island of Lesvos in the last 48 hours while no arrivals were reported on...

Mouzalas: Investigation Into Rejected Turkish Aslyum Seekers Underway

An investigation is underway to find out if and to what extent Turkish citizens asking for asylum have been sent back, Minister for Migration Policy...

World Refugee Day Finds Tens of Thousands of Asylum Seekers Likely to Stay in...

The culmination of the refugee crisis in the summer of 2015 has left its mark on Greece, as tens of thousands asylum seekers seem...

Migrant Flows to Greek Islands on the Rise Again

Migrant flow from Turkey to the northeastern Aegean islands is on the rise in the past ten days putting locals under great pressure in...

Athens Prepares to Welcome Refugee Food Festival

Athens is gearing up for its debut in the Refugee Food Festival which will see five of the city's top restaurants host refugee chefs...

Airbnb Working with SolidarityNow on Free Refugee Housing Platform in Greece

The hospitality firm Airbnb and SolidarityNow on Thursday announced the launch of a new electronic "open houses" platform that helps people offer shelter to...

Mouzalas Opens Two New Refugee Camps in Serres and Drama

Migration Policy Minister Yiannis Mouzalas inaugurated two new refugee camps in Serres and Drama describing them as "decent camps for dignified people." The camps will...
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Nitzia Logothetis: Refugee Children Toxically Stressed in Greece (Video)

"Refugee children at the Souda refugee camp on Chios are toxically stressed," said Nitzia Logothetis, founder and executive chairwoman of the Seleni Institute,...

European Parliament President: All EU States Must Implement Procedures to Prevent Migrants from ‘Shopping...

The European Parliament President, Antonio Tajani, announced to reporters that it is time the EU member states come together to implement asylum procedures aimed...

‘Ascend’ Initiative to Aid Refugees and Disadvantaged Greeks

Ascend is a new philanthropic initiative that was announced on Thursday at the Concordia Europe Summit in Athens, aiming at helping refugees and Greeks...

Refugee Food Festival Coming to Athens from June 18-22   

The Refugee Food Festival, a partnership between the NGO Food Sweet Food and UNHCR, is coming to Athens from June 18 till June 22...

North Aegean: 270 Migrants Arrive in 5 Days

A total of 270 refugees and migrants crossed to the northern Aegean islands from Turkey in the past five days, according to authorities. From Thursday...

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