Secret aid worker: Greece has exposed the aid community’s failures

The usual excuses don’t work in an EU country. With funding, infrastructure, and a stable government, why are we failing refugees in Greece? he aid community has over many years developed a habit of finding reasons for why the school was not built in the Afghan village, why the women’s agricultural businesses never made any… Read More

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Greece: Fraud by Konstantinos Tzevelekos at anti-landmine NGO part of wider scandal

About 35% of Hellenic Aid funding to NGOs from 2000-04 unaccounted for in Greece Konstantinos (Kostas) Tzevelekos, director of the International Mine Initiative, was detained following his testimony to a special investigating magistrate, who has been handed the results of a 20-month inquiry by the financial police into €9m funding fraud at the NGO. The… Read More

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Forgotten migrants at risk in Greece, says Amnesty

While the emphasis is presently on making the EU-Turkey migrants swap bargain work, the 46,000 individuals stranded in Greece must not be overlooked, Amnesty International has cautioned. The NGO said in a report on Monday (18 April) that Greece needed better than average gathering offices and conditions were deficient in a large portion of the… Read More

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NGO and ministerial officers to face charges for illegal funding

The illegal funding of the NGO in Serbia caused 150,000 euros worth of damages to the Greek State.   Corruption prosecutor Eleni Raikou has carried out an investigation and charged an NGO and officers at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for illegal funding which has caused about 150,000 euros worth of damages to the Greek… Read More

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