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Spanish Red Cross hands over health clinics on Chios and Samos

Spanish Red Cross hands over health clinics on Chios and Samos

The Hellenic and Spanish Red Cross have worked side-by-side in health clinics and child-friendly spaces supporting migrants for the past four months.

Lesvos: New shoreline transit centre helps migrants upon arrival

Lesvos: New shoreline transit centre helps migrants upon arrival

Over 26,000 vulnerable people have braved the freezing weather and rough seas to reach Lesvos in the first few weeks of 2016.

Chios: Helping patients and coaxing smiles as migrants wait to register

Chios: Helping patients and coaxing smiles as migrants wait to register

“Next patient,” a smiling nurse calls, ushering a father with his child behind the curtain where the doctor awaits.

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Rue Lycavittou 1 Street
Athens 106 72

Contact Information:

Tel: (30) (210) 3609 825 (Communication Office) 3621 681 (/ International Relations Department)
Fax: (30) (210) 3609 825 (Communication Office) 3615 606 (International Relations Department)
Telex: 225156 EES GR
Telegram: HELLECROIX ATHENES
Email: pr@redcross.gr
Web: http://www.redcross.gr

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • President: Dr Antonios AVGERINOS
  • 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

Latest appeals

20 January 2016
Greece - Population Movement (MDRGR001)
Greece - Operations Update No. 2
7 December 2015
Greece - Population Movement (MDRGR001)
Greece - Operations Update
21 October 2015
Greece - Population Movement (MDRGR001)
Greece - Emergency Appeal Revision
4 September 2015
Greece - Population Movement (MDRGR001)
Greece - Donor Response
2 September 2015
Greece - Population Movement (MDRGR001)
Greece - Emergency Appeal

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