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10. February 2016

Lesvos for Refugees Google map

Major camps, services and safe landing spots marked.

maps | refugee info: general | Greek Islands: Lesvos
10. February 2016

Refugee.info

IRC/Mercy Corps website with info in English / Arabic / Farsi. Covers Serbia, Macedonia, Greece (Athens, Lesvos and Kos). Nicely designed and mobile-friendly. Good internal links to legal details, news, communication tools, etc. Also available as an app.

refugee info: general | General | Greek Islands: Lesvos | Greece: Central (Athens area) | Greek Islands: Other (not Lesvos)
25. February 2016

Red Cross Restoring Family Links

ICRC's missing-persons team.

refugee info: general | General
30. March 2016

Arabic broadcasts on Greek TV

News bulletins in Arabic, after the usual Greek news broadcasts on ERT1 (Greek: EPT1) at 16:00, 19:00 and 22:00. Stream online.

news | refugee info: general | General
29. October 2016

W2EU Welcome to Greece guide

Arabic: http://w2eu.info/greece.ar.html Farsi: http://w2eu.info/greece.fa.html PDFs in all languages: http://w2eu.info/greece.en/articles/greece-guide.en.html This guide includes a whole chapter on the special situation on the islands for all refugees arrived since March 20, 2016, in addition to a larger section for those on the mainland, plus detailed information on family reunification and relocation, plus a lot of useful contacts mainly in Athens and Thessaloniki.

refugee info: legal | refugee info: general | General
31. October 2016

Teaching resources (courtesy No Border School)

Google Drive of materials for teaching English and German materials, courtesy of No Border School. Includes Farsi-English and Arabic-English materials.

work tips: general | refugee info: general | General
2. December 2016

Gas canister safety videos

In English, Arabic and Farsi. Prevent fires!

refugee info: general | General
12. January 2017

Refugees 2 Refugees R2R Solidarity Call Center

Refugee-staffed call center, based in Thessaloniki. +302311180903 (Mon - Fri 10.00 - 16.00) FacebooK: https://www.facebook.com/Refugees-to-Refugees-R2R-Solidarity-Call-Center-1039101139520127/ 

refugee info: legal | refugee info: general | General
28. January 2017

Athens Markets

Map of the days and locations of the street markets ("Laiki") where affordable prices for fruits and vegetables can be found, especially later in the day (2-4 pm) when stands are starting to close. Also has dairy vending machines and supermarkets.

maps | refugee info: general | Greece: Central (Athens area)
30. April 2017

Greek language learning materials for migrants and refugees

Free download of basic Greek material.  (You will need to already know the alphabet, however.) (Direct link to PDF: https://sinialo.espiv.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/immigrantsbook.pdf)

communication tools | refugee info: general | General
5. July 2017

Odysseas Greek Language Tutor

Online Greek classes from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.

refugee info: general | communication tools | Greece: Central (Athens area) | Greece: West | Greek Islands: Other (not Lesvos) | Greek Islands: Lesvos | Greece: North and East
5. July 2017

Greek phrases and dictionaries *for refugees*

Google Drive folder contains: --Phrases in Greek/Farsi/Arabic for communicating problems in camps.  With transliteration in Farsi/Arabic script.  --Mini Greek lexicons in:   Arabic Farsi Sorani Kurmanji Urdu French (Lexicons are made by Embassy of Switzerland in Greece in collaboration with UNHCR Greece, EADAP and METAdrasi, financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation SDC and with the support of the Hellenic Republic)

refugee info: general | communication tools | Greece: Central (Athens area) | Greece: West | Greek Islands: Other (not Lesvos) | Greek Islands: Lesvos | Greece: North and East
8. July 2017

Entaxei: Basic Greek for Arabic and Farsi Speakers

Unfortunately, the alphabet section is in Greek only, and throughout, there is no transliteration into Arabic letters. But this could be helpful with the aid of a teacher. Audio files, available at the same site, could help.

refugee info: general | communication tools | Greece: Central (Athens area) | Greece: West | Greek Islands: Other (not Lesvos) | Greek Islands: Lesvos | Greece: North and East
21. July 2017

Europa -- "guidebook" for refugees (also useful for volunteers)

Download ebook (.epub file) in Arabic, French, Farsi or English, to view in ebook apps on phones. Or download full PDF version with all four languages. Practical info on various countries (taboos, gestures, helpful orgs, etc) is useful for refugees. Bulk of guide, though, is general background on the refugee crisis in Europe and testimonies/stories from refugees--also useful for volunteers and anyone wanting to understand what's going on. (Unfortunately, as with all guidebooks, dated info is an issue. Published in November 2016.)

work tips: general | refugee info: general | General
24. July 2017

Erasmus Online Linguistic Support for Refugees

Online language courses. To register, write to: erasmusplus@iky.gr (response in about a week). Students will need a computer for the best work (it works well on tablets, not so well on phones). Languages: Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, French, Croatian, Italian, Hungarian, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Finnish and Swedish

refugee info: general | General