Refugees/Migrants Emergency Response - Mediterranean

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  Highlights

As 300,000 cross Mediterranean this year, UNHCR calls for admission pathways for refugees and speedy relocation out of Italy and Greece
20 Sep 2016
Greek Volunteers share UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award
06 Sep 2016
End of large scale pre-registration on mainland Greece
01 Aug 2016
More than 15,500 asylum-seekers currently living on mainland Greece have now received temporary cards, valid for one year
04 Jul 2016
GREECE: UNHCR concerned at conditions in new refugee sites and urges that alternatives be found
27 May 2016

  Who's Doing What Where?

Cash Assistance
CRS
IFRC
IRC
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Solidarity Now
Child Protection
APOSTOLI / IOCC
ARSIS
DRC
ERP
IRC
Lighthouse relief
MdM
Mercy Corps
METAction - METAdrasi
SIF
Solidarity Now
Syn-eirmos
TDH
UNHCR
Communication with Community
DRC
HSA
IFRC
METAction - METAdrasi
Solidarity Now
TWB
UNHCR
Core Relief Items (CRIs)
Ekposto Nostos
APOSTOLI / IOCC
METAction - METAdrasi
UNHCR
Education
APOSTOLI / IOCC
ARSIS
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ELIX
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MOE
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NRC
SCI
SIF
Solidarity Now
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TDH
UNHCR
UNICEF
Food Security
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DRC
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Mercy Corps
METAction - METAdrasi
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Samaritan's Purse
Solidarity Now
UNHCR
Gender-Based Violence
Action Aid
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IMC
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UNHCR
Health
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IRC
METAction - METAdrasi
Samaritan's Purse
SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL
Solidarity Now
UNHCR
Site Management Support
ADRA
DRC
HSA
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NRC
Samaritan's Purse
SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL
TDH
UNHCR
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ADRA
APOSTOLI / IOCC
Caritas
DRC
IMC
IRC
NCA
SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL
UNHCR
UNICEF

  Media Covering Refugee Crisis

As 300,000 cross Mediterranean this year, UNHCR calls for admission pathways for refugees and speedy relocation out of Italy and Greece
UNHCR , 20 Sep 2016
This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson William Spindler – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. By: William Spindler | 20 September 2016 The number of refugees and migrants reaching European shores this y...
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Fire at Reception Site on Lesvos island, Greece
UNHCR , 20 Sep 2016
This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson William Spindler – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. By: William Spindler | 20 September 2016 On Monday evening, a fire broke out at the Moria reception centre o...
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Greek Volunteers share UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award
UNHCR , 06 Sep 2016
The Hellenic Rescue Team and Efi Latsoudi of “PIKPA village” on Lesvos joint winners of humanitarian honour A 2,000 strong volunteer sea rescue team, credited with saving thousands of lives during the 2015 refugee crisis, and a passionate human rights activist who provided a safe haven for th...
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UNHCR welcomes announcement of Independent Paralympic Team comprising two refugees
UNHCR , 26 Aug 2016
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, warmly welcomes today’s announcement by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) of two refugees who will compete as a team in the upcoming 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. The participation of a first-ever refugee team in the Paralympic Games is an exam...
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End of large scale pre-registration on mainland Greece
UNHCR / Greek Asylum Service / EASO, 01 Aug 2016
Athens, 1 August 2016 The Asylum Service announces that the operation to pre-register applications for international protection on mainland Greece, through the dedicated registration centres that were temporarily set up, has now come to an end. Those who have not been able to pre-register yet ...
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  Sectorial Working Groups

  Upcoming Events


Tuesday, 6th December 2016

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Moria Site Meeting - LESVOS
Location: RIS/FRS Office
Description: Site Level Meeting
Chaired By: Ministry of Interior & Administrative Reconstruction / Migration Policy, Site Coordinator: Anthi Karangeli
Contact: Patric Mansour (mansour@unhcr.org)

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Mental Health WG - CHIOS
Location: UNHCR Office
Description: Sub-National WG
Chaired By: WAHA- Adrian Foucher
Contact: Ana Maria Delaguia Bastante (delaguia@unhcr.org)



9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Attika & Central Greece WASH WG - ATHENS
Location: NCA Office (Leoforos Vasileos Konstantinou 44, 2nd floor)
Description: Sub-National WG
Chaired By: NCA
Contact: Ioannid Georgiadis - NCA (Ioannis.Georgiadis@nca.no)


10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CwC WG - THESSALONIKI
Location: UNHCR Office in Thessaloniki - 3rd floor
Description: Sub-National WG
Chaired By: UNHCR
Contact: Nael Nasser (nael@unhcr.org)


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Inter-Agency Consultation Forum - North Lesvos
Location: Adonis Hotel/Molivos
Description: Sub-national level meeting
Chaired By: Municipality - Astrikakis Konstantinos
Contact: Pepin Glele (glele@unhcr.org)

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Food/CASH/Communal Kitchen WG - LESVOS
Location: Moria (SOMY)
Description: Sub-National WG
Chaired By: UNHCR
Contact: Alison Carascossa (carascos@unhcr.org)


10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

General Coordination Meeting - Kalohori/Iliadi, Northern Greece
Location: Kalohori/Iliadi Site
Description: Site Level Meeting
Chaired By: NRC
Contact: Efrosini Milioni (milioni@unhcr.org)



11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

General Coordination Meeting - PIERIA (Petra Olybou)
Location: Petra Olybou Site Meeting Room
Description: Site Level Meeting
Chaired By: ADRA
Contact: Dowod Awkar (dawoodaw@unhcr.org)