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Half a Million Greek Children Seriously Injured Annually

Approximately 500,000 children are injured in Greece every year, resulting in the deaths of 700 children and the incapacitation of 3,000, according to figures...

Adoptions in Greece Show Significant Increase in 2017

Adoptions in Greece increased by 77 percent increase in 2017 compared to the previous year, the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) announced on Thursday. This...

Meet The Greek Family in Thessaloniki That Has 12 Children

A family in Thessaloniki’s Oreokastro is growing...even after 11 children. Zacharias and Demetra Veltsios have a happy family of 12 children, as Demetra is expecting...

Brazilian Artists Publish Stories by Refugee Children

Brazilian journalist Debora de Pina Castiglione and her sister, illustrator Beatriz, recorded eight tales in a collection of modern myths and fables invented by...

Two Young Children Abandoned Outside Church in Thessaloniki

Two boys aged two and four were abandoned outside the church of Aghios Panteleimon in Thessaloniki’s Kalamaria area on Tuesday. People who saw them standing...

Greece’s Children Pay the Price of Economic Crisis

Greece's children pay the price of the prolonged economic crisis, as a shelter for abused children is now taking in those whose parents are...

Greek Women Have Fewer Babies Later in Life Compared to EU Counterparts

  Greek women are having fewer babies and later in life compared to their counterparts in the EU. This is the main conclusion drawn by a...

Greek Economy Ministry Bans Marketing Offensive Products Aimed at Children Under 14

The Economy Ministry of Greece has issued a ban on marketing offensive products to young children under the age of 14, sources have reported. According...

Greek National Medicine Organization Stockpiles on 5 Brands of Children’s Vaccines

Greece's National Organization for Medicines on Friday issued a temporary ban of parallel exports, stockpiling or intra-Community trade of five brands of children's vaccines...

Human Rights Group Tells Greece to Stop Jailing Refugee Children

  Human Rights Watch, a rights group concerned with the refugee crisis, called on Greece to stop holding unaccompanied migrant children in police station cells....

Police Brutality Shown to Unaccompanied Refugee Minors in Greece

Doctors Without Borders have reported violence at the Reception and Identification Center of Morias at Lesbos. The case came to light when 12 Pakistani...

IOM Report on Unaccompanied Minors: Heart-Wrenching Case Studies

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) published a report in Greece, titled Addressing the Needs of Unaccompanied Minors", based on interviews with 1,206 child...

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