No more `paper` boats at sea, safe passage to all refugees
On World Refugee Day (June 20th 2017), The Greek Forum of Migrants will commemorate the people who lost their lives trying to escape from war and hardship. On Tuesday June 20th, from 10 am, the students of Greek Forum`s `Alef School` as well as refugee children hosted at Welcommon, will meet at 13 Elpidos Street, outside the venue of Victoria Square Project.Read more
Is Greece ready to challenge discrimination?
The Greek Forum of Migrants organized the workshop `Is Greece ready to challenge discrimination?` on Wednesday, May 24th. The issues that were discussed concerned the rights of the migrant woman, the discrimination faced by the LGBT community and the discrimination on the grounds of religion, origin and nationality. At the event were presented representatives from 32 organizations and migrant communities.Read more
PROJECTS AND ACTIONS
PROJECT: Walk Against Discrimination
With the initiative of the Greek Forum of Migrants, representatives of various groups confronting racism (LGBT, Roma, migrants, HIV positive, refugees, elderly, drug addicts, religion minorities, etc.) assemble every year, on the 21st of March, in recognition of the International Day Against Racism, for an organized walk against discrimination.Read more
PROJECTS AND ACTIONS
ACTIONS: No to racism, Yes to equality
With the message `No to Discrimination, Yes to Equality`, the Greek Forum of Migrants in collaboration with the PANATHINAIKOS football team has joined their voice with the world of football.Read more
Our main aim is to contribute to the difficult and long process of integration of migrants
In the Greek society, enhancing the involvement of migrants themselves and also enhancing their collective and individual responsibility.
Towards this direction, our individual objectives are:
Defending the rights of migrants and their equal social integration
Strengthening and educating migrant communities, cooperation and solidarity with each other and with other organizations
Improve immigration policies by collective public expression and their participation in the processes of dialogue and decision-making on issues that concern them.
Combating racism and xenophobia in the Greek society.