Elliniki Etairia Society for the Environment and Cultural Heritage

Restoration
For restoring an old church, Saint Kyriaki, on the island of Aegina.

The church of St. Kyriaki is one of about 35 monasteries the town Paliachora (Old Town) built after the fall of Byzantium. The monasteries were constructed on a naturally fortified hill to protect island inhabitants from Saracen invasions and other threats.