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  • Trafficking in Persons Report 2015

    Trafficking in Persons Report 2015

    Secretary Kerry (July 27): "This report is ... one of the best means that we have as individuals to speak up for adults and children who lack any effective platform whatsoever through which they are able to speak for themselves."

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  • Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2015

    GES 2015

    Entrepreneurs, mentors and investors around the world come together at the GES 2015 in Nairobi, Kenya, on July 25-26. The State Department selected Michalis Stangos, co-founder of Greek NGO Industry Disruptors-Game Changers to attend the Summit.

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  • President Obama and Vice President Biden at the 25th Anniversary of the ADA (White House video screen shot)

    25th Anniversary of the ADA

    "Thanks to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the places that comprise our shared American life -- schools, workplaces, movie theaters, courthouses, buses, baseball stadiums, national parks -- they truly belong to everyone." - President Obama

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  • New York Comic Con: Live the Experience (poster)

    New York Comic Con: Live the Experience

    The Athens Comics Library, with the support of the U.S. Embassy, is organizing a contest, the winner of which will travel to New York to experience the magic of the largest and most exciting pop culture convention of the East Coast of the U.S., with all expenses paid.

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  • "Traces" in Chalki


    "Traces" is a project inspired by the US Embassy and depicts, in a unique artistic way, what happens to the traces of people who have migrated to the US from Greek cities and islands.

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More News From the Consulate

  • Iran Nuclear Agreement Review

    Secretary Kerry (July 23): "The choice we face is between an agreement that will ensure Iran's nuclear program is limited, rigorously scrutinized, and wholly peaceful, or no deal at all."

Greeks Gone West

  • Greeks gone West Greeks Gone West is a series of video vignettes the U.S. Embassy in Athens made about the world of work in the U.S. Through the prism of Greeks and Greek-Americans with interesting work lives, we hope to improve the understanding of U.S. society and to show possibilities during a time, in Greece, when life seems full of limitations and frustrations.


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