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Working with children in Greece (official recommendations)

Assembled by the Child Protection Sub-Working Group (CPSWG): NGOs, UN agencies and other partners on Lesvos.

14. February 2016work tips: general | General

Unicef ethical photography guidelines

Short answer: respect.

10. February 2016work tips: general | General

Life Vest Upcycling

Collected wisdom and ideas

10. February 2016work tips: general | donations | General

Basic principles of crowd management

Essential.

10. February 2016work tips: general | General

UNHCR Lesvos newsletter

Sign up to receive email bulletins about various topics. (Anyone can sign up--don't be put off by the questions about what organization you're with.)

10. February 2016work tips: general | data | *Lesvos basics* | Greek Islands: Lesvos

Best distribution practices

How to safely and effectively distribute food, clothes, etc. Developed for Idomeni but applies anywhere.

25. March 2016work tips: general | General

10 Tips for Individuals Volunteering in a Refugee Camp

Blog post by Gillian Seely

10. February 2016work tips: general | work tips: self-care | General

Boat landing protocol

Developed by Stichting Bootvluchteling and UNHCR -- the best procedure for calm and safety.

19. February 2016work tips: general | work tips: medical | Greek Islands: Lesvos | Greek Islands: Other (not Lesvos)

General work principles

Best practices. Every volunteer should read these. Links to the main Lesvos info doc.

13. February 2016work tips: general | General

information for Athens (Google folder)

Compiled documents for Athens volunteers provided by the Athens Volunteers Information and Coordination Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/AthensVolunteersInformation/ Please read first if you are headed to Athens.

11. June 2016work tips: general | *Athens basics* | Greece: Central (Athens area)

Conflict De-escalation

How to calm down a volatile situation, how to soothe angry people. Compiled documents provided by the Athens Volunteers Information and Coordination Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/AthensVolunteersInformation/

11. June 2016work tips: general | General

Info Guide for Volunteers in Katsika Ioannina

This main document provides all the basic info for volunteering at Katsika.

16. June 2016work tips: general | *Katsika Ioannina basics* | Greece: West

NGO registration

To register your organization in Greece, go to this website and select "Sign up for organizations."  Questions? Email assistanceinfo@ypes.gr.

20. June 2016work tips: general | Greece: North and East

Tips for Buying Aid for Refugees in Athens

collected by Anastasia Shepherd For a list of all shopping pins in Athens (dynamic, on this site), see www.bit.ly/GVAthensShopPins, then click 'show results on map' to create a Google Map.

22. June 2016work tips: general | donations | *Athens basics* | Greece: Central (Athens area)

Packing list

In the Lesvos volunteer doc, a detailed packing list (some items are just for winter).

28. June 2016work tips: general | General

Providing Housing for Refugees -- guidelines

Compiled documents for Athens volunteers provided by the Athens Volunteers Information and Coordination Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/AthensVolunteersInformation/

6. August 2016work tips: general | donations | General

Safeguarding children / how to get a criminal background check

Compiled by Sumita Shah. Instructions for (highly recommended) procedure of getting official clearance to work with children.

19. October 2016work tips: general | **get started** | General

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.

31. October 2016work tips: general | refugee info: general | General

Boat Report - Lesvos

FB page where Lesvos boat arrivals are posted. (May not be totally complete.)

11. December 2016work tips: general | news | Greek Islands: Lesvos

Thessaloniki - Polikastro or nearby Camps

If you need regular transportation from Thessaloniki city center/ to nearby camps, safe and quick by car, just drop me line. - Can host 1-3 people for car. Only for fuel cost :) whatsupp/viber: +306937981241 (upon request and availability)

19. January 2017work tips: general | *Northern Greece basics* | Greece: North and East

Refugee Center Online: Free course for volunteering with refugees

5-unit, 2-hour free online course that covers basic communication skills, legal details, etc. (Not yet tested; posting link for info purposes only.)

14. March 2017work tips: general | General

Sphere Handbook

The official guidelines used by big NGOs -- it specifies things like how many toilets per number of people, etc. Independent volunteers don't need to know all of this, but it can help you with general jargon and standards.  There's also an online course that walks you through the handbook:  http://www.sphereproject.org/learning/e-learning-course/

15. March 2017work tips: general | General