World refugee day 20.06.2019

World Refugee Day

Thursday, 20 June

from 12:00 until 21:00


The many faces of refugee:

an alternative itinerary in the center of Thessaloniki


Program of Activities

#12:00-14:00_'Alliance meeting': meeting of organizations, refugees and immigrants from Greece with activists from Germany (in English)

_Oikopolis (29th Ptolemaion, 5th floor)

12:00-12:30_ Presentation of the refugee in Greece

12:30-13:00_ Presentation of Select Respect organizations dealing with the refugee

13:00-13:30_ Discussion

13:30-14:00_Finger food

(Organized by: ANTIGONIS within the framework of the National Integration Evaluation Mechanism and Oikopolis, with the contribution of all participant organizations)


#14:00–16:00_'The Markets of the World in the Ancient Agora': memories and experiences from the markets of the world through narratives of refugees

_Ancient Agora

 (Organized by: Ecological Movement with the contribution of all participant organizations & the Thessaloniki Ephorate of Antiquities)


#17:30–21:00_ The many faces of refugee: joint activities in Rotunda

(participatory workshops, stories, open discussion, street art, youth corner, multi-cultural music, dance & finger food)

_ Agiou Georgiou Square Rotunda


-18:00-18:30_‘To know us better ': participatory activity

-18:30-20:30_‘The many faces of the refugee: oral stories & open discussion

-20:30-20:45_ Project presentation of 'street art' & rap performance

-20:45-21:00_‘Music unites': closing event


-17:30-20:30_‘Youth Corner' (face painting, multi-cultural T-shirts & workshops)

-18:00-20:30_‘Street art' by young refugee(s)

-18:00-20:30_ Multi-cultural music, dance & finger food !!!


Organized by: ANTIGONE, ARSIS, Greek Council for Refugees, Ecological Movement-‘Alkyone’, Oikopolis, OMNES, PRAKSIS, Unesco Youth Club

Participants: Thessaloniki Ephorate of Antiquities, Historical Archivesof Greek Refugees & Rotunda Residents Association