The Mayor of Thessaloniki Mr. Yiannis Boutaris and the Deputy Mayor for Tourism Development & International Relations Mr. Spyros Pengas, promoting Thessaloniki and its environs, as a destination for Memorial and Military Tourism cordially invite you to the presentation “Remember Salonica Front – WW I”, on Thursday, March 23, 2017, at 14.00.

Το ενημερωτικό δελτίο του εκπαιδευτικού τμήματος της Ελληνικής πρεσβείας 

As you know, the House of Lords voted the amendment that would require the Government to recognise the rights of EU citizens in the UK. Two of the Peers who have introduced the amendment in the House of Lords, Baroness Hamwee and Lord Newby, responded very positively to our letter. Baroness Hamwee informed us that her intervention in the House of Lords was in full agreement with the key topics we had mentioned in our letter. Guardian's lead 'Brexit' correspondent also took an interest in our initiative.

Britain in Europe is launching the 'Knowing Our Rights' project on Tuesday 14th March at 4.30 - 6.30pm with a keynote by the new Director of 'Liberty', Martha Spurrier QC.

After the Ottoman conquest of the Byzantine Empire, the Greek Orthodox communities of the Near and Middle East were accorded a certain level of ethno-religious autonomy by their Muslim rulers. With the establishment of the Turkish Republic in 1923, state policy towards these communities changed. In this lecture, Dr Alexandris will trace the history of the leading Greek communities of the Ottoman Empire and of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople during the transition to republican rule. He will also offer insights into more recent developments in Turkey and their impact on the long term future of the Greek Orthodox community of Istanbul, one of the oldest religious and ethnic minorities in a rapidly changing region.

The 7th International Conference to be hosted by Strathclyde Business School and the Centre for Financial Regulation and Innovation (CFRI), in Glasgow during 1-3 June, 2017. The conference will be under the auspices of the Financial Engineering & Banking Society, a non-profit research society, aiming towards the promotion of decision making approaches in the fields of finance, financial engineering and banking.