- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYSOCIAL WELFARE
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONPiraeus
- GRANT LOCATIONGREECE
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.hcg.gr
For the purchase of security equipment which will improve the work conducted by the Coast Guard.
The Counter-Narcotics Department of the Hellenic Coast Guard in Volos is the lead security agency for maritime drug interdiction in the wider region of Central Greece. Its mission is to reduce the supply of drugs by denying smugglers the use of maritime routes. The department shares lead responsibility for land and coastal interdiction with the Hellenic Police. As such, it is a key player in combating the flow of illegal drugs to Greece.