G20 Hamburg 2017 – A late summup

Did you know that some time ago the G20 in Hamburg happened? Well if you didn’t here’s a good way to catch up with what happened during the meeting between the 20 biggest economic powers of the world. Born in 1999 as an international forum for the governments and the central bank governor to discuss […]

Civil March For Aleppo was compassion, hope and love between humans

The words of Anna Alboth in December of 2016 created an huge international movement for peace, the Civil March for Aleppo I don’t want just to stand for Aleppo. I want to go to Aleppo (Anna Alboth). To show their solidarity with war victims and to share the peace message. During the journey, more than 3000 people […]

Global Trends according UNHCR

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency published The Global Trends Report analyzing the populations of concern numbers.   #UNHCR counts and tracks the numbers of refugees, internally displaced people, people who have returned to their countries or areas of origin, asylum-seekers, stateless people and other populations of concern to UNHCR.   Some trending numbers according with […]

The state of Greece and the World’s Human Rights according to Amnesty International

by Pedro Amaro Santos Amnesty International published the Annual Report for 2016 to 2017. According to the annual assessment of human rights, last year was marked by a “toxic speech” with the “us vs them” rhetoric creating a more divided and dangerous world. Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International, alert to narratives of blame, […]

“Divided Memories 1940-1950”, an art route through history and experience

by Silvia Bartolotti In this uncertain beginning of spring, there is an alternative way to spend a Sunday afternoon in town. The exhibition “Divided Memories 1940-1950” is organized by the Goethe-Institut and the Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki in the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art. During the 1940s Greece was first subjected to a brutal Nazi […]