Entries by Iacovos Iniatis

Migration and their effect in Cypriot economy

Migration has a misconceived interpretation in economies and the last years the effort of its restriction through stricter actions, becomes more intense. If migration isn’t harmful and if it is beneficial, then why is there a negative reputation around it? The truth is that the nationalist element sometimes creates a negative effect on the idea […]

Institutions, schools and society against racism

The presentation of programs that stand against racism and discriminations was projected by the information and awareness campaign for refugees and immigrants “Aware” during the press briefing that took place at the Journalists House. The Minister of Education and Culture Costas Hampiaouris, at this speech, emphasized the actions that Ministry takes to battle racist phenomena. […]

“Look at me, I am a human like you”

There are 73 young children living in the Kofinou Asylum Center today. Their parents and the people of the Humanitarian Organizations who are close to them, assisting the state services, are teaching them to love Cyprus and its people. They teach them that when they grow up, wherever they find themselves or end up in […]

Photography Exhibition: THE ALIEN TRAIL – Making an obscure part of our society visible

The Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre, Associated with the Pierides Foundation [NiMAC] and the European Capital of Culture Pafos2017 organise and present the photography exhibition titled Τhe Alien Trail on Friday, 8 December 2017, at 19:30 at NiMAC. Initially presented in Pafos, the exhibition travels to Nicosia in the framework of the Nicosia Pop-up Festival 2017 […]

One year “AWARE”!

One year of information and awareness for refugees and immigrants One year “AWARE”! A year full of childish smiles, joy, optimism, full of messages of acceptance of diversity, and messages condemning racism. Our campaign, co-funded by the European Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund and the Republic of Cyprus, was the biggest information and awareness-raising project […]

THE WINNERS OF «AWARE» SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGE

The “Aware” national campaign which is co-funded by the European Asylum and Migration and Integration Fund and the Republic of Cyprus, with the aim the Public Informing and Awareness about refugees and immigrants, during the running year, invited young people to step up their action by employing their imagination and creative talent and take part […]