Vindication by the ECHR for Farmakonisi: Press conference on Monday, 11 July 2022


Athens, 7 July 2022

The Greek Council for Refugees (GCR) expresses its deep satisfaction with the landmark decision of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR), which vindicates the children and their mothers who lost their lives in the 2014 shipwreck of Farmakonisi.

GCR, alongside the Network of Social Support to Refugees and Migrants, the Hellenic League for Human Rights, the Group of Lawyers for the Rights of Refugees and Migrants, and Refugee Support Aegean (RSA) / PRO ASYL, represented the tragic survivors before the ECtHR and accompanied them in their moments of grief and despair.    

In the aftermath of the decision, we cordially invite you to a Press Conference on Monday 11 July 2022 at 11:30 at the Bar Association of Athens (Akadimias 60)  

For the invitation to the press conference, click here.  

The press conference will also be broadcast via live streaming.   

To watch and participate online, please register here

You can find the Facebook event here

For information, please contact: Lefteris Papagiannakis, GCR Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / 6974399999


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