21 JULY 2017 / SNF Representatives Meet with Delegation of Chinese University Students Attending 5th EU-China Summer School

On Friday, July 21st, at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC), representatives of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) met with a group of Chinese university students who are visiting Athens, as part of the 5th EU-China Summer School.

The EU-China Summer School is organized by the Centre International de Formation Européenne (CIFE), the Europa-Institut of the University of the Saarland (EI) and the European Center of Economic and Financial Law (ECEFIL) of the Pantheion University in Athens. During this program the Chinese students are exposed to lectures on the major political, legal and economic perspectives of the EU. As part of the Summer School, the Chinese students follow a cultural program with guided visits to historical and cultural landmarks, including the SNFCC.  

The SNF’s representatives presented the philanthropic work of the Foundation through a series of indicative grants. Among others the Foundation’s representatives presented the SNF’s initiatives towards alleviating the effects of the socioeconomic crisis as well as its efforts in dealing with the refugee crisis, while concluding with a message of hope and optimism for the new prospects and opportunities opening up ahead.