In March 30th 2015, at Europe Direct – Municipality of Athens, took place the workshop “Reception and Care for international protection seekers”. The workshop was organized by Médecins du Monde (MDM) in cooperation with the Greek Council for Refugees (GCR) in the frame of the project “Reception Center for Vulnerable Asylum Seekers”. The project is funded by the European Economic Area (EEA Grants), through SOAM Program – Supporting Organizations that Assist Migrant asylum seeking population in Greece and the International Organization for Migration (IOM Office in Greece), who is the Fund Operator.
Mr. Nikitas Kanakis, President of the MDM Board in Greece, opened the event while the Ambassador of Norwegian Embassy in Greece Mr. Sjur Larsen, the Head of Office IOM- Greece Mr. Daniel Esdras, the President of the GCR Board Ms. Angeliki Chrysochoidou- Argyropoulou and the Director of Postgraduate Program “International Medicine – Health Crisis Management” of Athens Medical School, Theophilus Rozempergk welcome the participants and wished for a fruitful workshop. Press Release: “Reception and Care for international protection seekers” Workshop