Integration and Social Rights

According to law, upon recognition a refugee gains almost the same rights as Greek citizens. Reforms in the asylum system resulted in changing the Greek negative record in protection rate in Europe (less than 1%) and increased it to average European levels. Still recognized refugees see no prospect of a stable life and safe future in Greece and decide to move to southern European countries.
RSA regularly documents living conditions of refugees and the development of integration policies.

16 Feb: Majority of refugee children in the Aegean Islands Hot Spots are excluded from education

Despite the Government announcements that it will ensure access to education for all refugee children living in Greece, the majority…