06-02-2014: PARTICIPATION OF THE FIRST RECEPTION CENTER DIRECTOR OF THE MINISTRY OF PUBLIC ORDER AND CITIZEN PROTECTION TO THE EVENT OF THE KALLIOPI KOUFA FOUNDATION AT THESSALONICA

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"Participation of the First Reception Center Director of the Ministry of Public Order and Citizen Protection to the event of the Kalliopi Koufa Foundation at Thessalonica" 


On Tuesday, 05
February 2014, the Director of the First Reception Service (F.R.S.) of the Ministry of Public Order and Citizen Protection, Mr. Panagiotis Nikas, attended the event of the Kalliopi Koufa Foundation «For the contribution of the Rule of Law and the Protection of the Human Rights»  under the title  «Refugees and Asylum: from Theory to Practice», held in Thessalonica.

Mr.
Nikas presented in the context of the first speech, the theme: “Vulnerability: the difficulties of thefirstdetection and the balance between institutional obligation and practical confrontation”.

Moreover, Mr. Nikas referred to the F.R.S. responsibilities and focused to the protection of the vulnerable groups and more specifically to the unaccompanied minors, for whom the Service, as he pointed out, shows particular care. 


Mr Nikas concluded regarding the issue of the unaccompanied minors stating that the responsibility of the accommodation structures have been addressed to the F.R.S. jurisdiction.