refugee info: general
11 occurrence(s) found.

10. February 2016Lesvos for Refugees Google map

Major camps, services and safe landing spots marked.

refugee info: general | maps | Islands: Lesvos

10. February

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 | Islands: Lesvos | Greece: Central (Athens area) | Islands: Other (not Lesvos) | General

25. February 2016Red Cross Restoring Family Links

ICRC's missing-persons team.

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15. February 2016Greek - Arabic - English phrase list for refugees

Key phrases to help Arabic speakers to communicate with Greeks.

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30. March 2016Arabic 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.

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29. October 2016W2EU Welcome to Greece guide

Arabic: Farsi: PDFs in all languages: 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.

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31. October 2016Teaching 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.

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2. December 2016Gas canister safety videos

In English, Arabic and Farsi. Prevent fires!

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12. January 2017Refugees 2 Refugees R2R Solidarity Call Center

Refugee-staffed call center, based in Thessaloniki.

+302311180903 (Mon - Fri 10.00 - 16.00)


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28. January 2017Athens 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.

refugee info: general | maps | Greece: Central (Athens area)

30. April 2017Greek 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:

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