Greek Diaspora

Greeks Establish Successful Theatrical Group in Dubai

"It is humbling to realize how much in common you have with people who were away from their country each for different reasons and at different stages in their life," said Greek professional actress and theater scholar Vicki Koumoutsi,...

Greek Photographer Exhibits Young Greek Migrants’ Lives in London

With the Greek financial crisis well into its sixth year, migration from the homeland to European nations in search of a prosperous environment has become somewhat of a solution for young Greeks. Amid this climate, Cynthia Tzitzi, a Greek photographer, is...

Prokopis Pavlopoulos Expresses Gratitude to Archbishop Demetrios of America

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos met with the Archbishop Demetrios of America in Athens on Wednesday. “It must be made clear to all our friends in the United States and our counterparts in the European Union that it...

Australian Prime Minister Has a Blast at Greek Festival

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull made his first official appearance at the Gold Coast Greek Festival in Queensland. According to the Australian newspaper The Gold Coast Bulletin, the Prime Minister was received like a "superstar" at the event. The event...

Greeks in New Zealand Enraged Over Greek Embassy Closing

Greeks living in New Zealand expressed their frustration over the decision to suspend the operation of the Greek Embassy in Wellington, as well as the Greek government’s failure to provide a salaried Consulate that can serve the needs of Greeks...

La Trobe Launches Exhibition on Dardalis Archives

The Dardalis Archives, incorporating three buildings of storage for more than 7,000,000 original documents depicting the activities of Hellenes in the southern hemisphere from 1810 to 2006, was established in 1997 at the former National Center for Hellenic Studies...

Melbourne’s Hellenic Heart Initiative to Support Greece

Greece’s financial and social crisis made many Greek Diaspora communities worried about their homeland, but also about their relatives who still live in the country. Greek-Australians have been trying to find a way to aid people in Greece, either financially or...

Greek Foreign Minister Speaks About The Importance of Greek Diaspora

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias addressed the 10th World Panhellenic Inter-Parliamentary Association (WHIA) convention on Tuesday, where he discussed the role of the Greek Diaspora in Greece's well-being. The WHIA is staffed by people of the Greek Diaspora who are elected legislature members in non-Greek speaking countries. “Without the...

Greek Diaspora Across the World Worried About the Situation in Greece

Greece is a country of more than 10 million inhabitants, with a diaspora that reaches 6.5 million. Over the years, Greeks have settled in every part of the world, from Australia, to Germany and the U.S., but they never forgot...

Greek MPs Visit Beloiannisz Village in Hungary

The Greek Parliament delegation -which participated in the NATO Parliamentary Assembly in Budapest from May 15 to 18) - had the opportunity to get acquainted with the historical Beloiannisz community, the Greek village of Hungary, located southwest of Budapest, which is...