From 1 January 2017 until 02 January 2018, the total recorded contributions for Greece amount to 205 million USD. UNHCR extends its special thanks to major donors to the refugee emergency in Europe, as well as to all government and private donors for their generous contributions.
In this changing operational context, UNHCR is appealing to donors to provide contributions that can be allocated as flexibly as possible.
3,800 people arrived by sea and land this month, the majority of whom from Syria and Iraq.
On the islands, the heavy rain worsened further the living conditions for asylum-seekers. Protection risks […]
Conditions in the mainland are generally improving as the Government is closing temporary sites and people are moving into housing.
However, arrivals peaked this month when 6,000 people arrived by sea and […]
An estimated 11,000 people arrived in Greece in 2017. The living conditions for many asylum-seekers have improved and the Government is gradually closing sites, including Elliniko.
Yet problems persist, particularly on […]