Humanitarian Governance

Jan 23, 2019

There were 1,050 land arrivals this month, slightly lower than November’s, while sea arrivals doubled with 2,900 people. The Government with UNHCR’s support continued accelerated transfers asylum-seekers of asylum-seekers from the islands to the mainland this month. This had a very positive impact on some islands, like Chios, while the population in Samos remains five times over the centre’s capacity. UNHCR provided 27,000 places in dignified accommodation in apartments. 27,000 places of dignified accommodation in apartments this month, and since October 49,000 relief items like blankets and sleeping bags to the authorities in reception centres. 

European Commission, Doctors without Borders (MSF)
Jan 21, 2019
European Commission, Doctors without Borders (MSF), Greek Council For Refugees
Jan 19, 2019

An appeal against violations of the social rights of minor refugees and migrants in mainland Greece and the Northeast Aegean islands was filed before a European body specializing in the protection of social rights at European level.

Ministry of Migration Policy, Local Government
Jan 17, 2019
Ministry of Migration Policy
Jan 14, 2019