Six months at City Plaza – four days of celebrations 10-13 November 2016

Six months at City Plaza – four days of celebrations 10-13 November 2016

For the past six months, the center of Athens has been home to solidarity, brotherhood, self-organization, hope for a new world. For the past six months, City Plaza hotel, which remained shut for six years, has been turned into a model Refugee Accommodation Space. An autonomous and self-managed initiative, proving…περισσότερα →
Programme of events to celebrate the first six months at Refugee Accommodation Space City Plaza (Thursday, 10 November – Sunday, 13 November)

Programme of events to celebrate the first six months at Refugee Accommodation Space City Plaza (Thursday, 10 November – Sunday, 13 November)

Workshops: Thursday 10 November, 17.00: The struggles for social integration and equality for refugees and migrants A discussion on the social rights of economic and political refugees, with emphasis on the health care issue, on education, on housing and the access to political asylum, particularly for female victims of violence.…περισσότερα →
185 days and nights of solidarity and dignity

185 days and nights of solidarity and dignity

On 22 April 2016, the Economic and Political Refugee Solidarity Initiative squatted the City Plaza hotel on 78 Acharnon, which stood abandoned for seven years, in order to offer housing to refugee families trapped in Greece following the EU-Turkey deal in March. We thought that a shut down hotel could…περισσότερα →