13th NIEM coalition meeting - Greece
On Thursday 22nd of October 2020, “ANTIGONE – Information and Documentation Centre on Racism, Ecology, Peace, and Non-Violence” (ANTIGONE) realized the 13th coalition meeting for the project “National Integration and Evaluation Mechanism” (NIEM). The meeting was held online using the zoom platform.
The topic of the meeting was “Pandemic and Refugees”.
The presentations of the meeting were:
"Short presentation of National Report of NIEM" (Mrs. Vassiliki Karzi, Lawyer and external associate of ANTIGONE)
"Challenges in the integration and access of refugees in the job market" (Mrs. Gavriella Sampsonidou, NAOMI).
"Measures to reduce pandemic effects and their impact on refugee population - Civil society interventions" (Mrs. Maria Moutzaki, Actionaid)
"The fire in Moria and the current situation in Lesvos" (Mrs. Efi Latsoudi, RSA)
The meeting was coordinated by Natasa Kioraposrolou (project coordinator, ANTIGONE) and by Athanasios Theodoridis (Policy and Advocacy officer, ANTIGONE), while the NIEM team of ANTIGONE participated in the meeting.
At the end of the meeting there was an open discussion. In the meeting participated representatives of entities, who were present in the 12th coalition meeting that took place in June 2020. Moreover, at the end of the meeting the participants were invited to attend the next online coalition meeting of NIEM that will be realized on 14th of December 2020.