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Vaccinations to protect children rolled out in Athens’ camp

Vaccinations to protect children rolled out in Athens’ camp

The Red Cross in Greece has began a measles, mumps and rubella vaccination campaign for children aged 1-15.

Syrian refugee volunteers in Greece while waiting to reunite with wife: “I don’t want anybody to lose anyone”

Syrian refugee volunteers in Greece while waiting to reunite with wife: “I don’t want anybody to lose anyone”

A committed Syrian refugee volunteers with the Red Cross at the Nea Kavala camp in northern Greece while he waits to finally join his beloved wife in Germany.

Greece: Surviving war and a dangerous journey at 18, while pregnant with second child

Greece: Surviving war and a dangerous journey at 18, while pregnant with second child

18-year old Arij Zaaouit has already lived through so much that it is difficult to imagine.

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  • Vice-President (Lawyer): Ms Despina LASKARIDOU
  • Secretary General (Economist): Ms Evangelia VELENTZA-ZOUROUDI
  • Head of Human Resources: Mr. Athanasios APOSTOLIDIS
  • Head of Finance: Mr. Georgios DOUMANIDIS
  • Material Superintendent, Pharmacist, Maj Gen (retired): Mr Kostantinos ALATOPOULOS
  • Responsible for HRC International Relations Processing (until further notice): Ms Angeliki FANAKI

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