DIALOGUES: Enhancing the Health Sector in Greece
08 November 2017

As part of the new SNF series DIALOGUES, the SNF Co-President, Mr. Andreas Dracopoulos, spoke with the Greek Minister of Health, Mr. Andreas Xanthos, and the Greek Alternate Health Minister, Mr. Pavlos Polakis, regarding the SNF’s initiative to commit grants totaling more than €200 million to further enhance the Health sector in Greece, with a series of infrastructure and education projects.

The projects will include, among others, the construction and outfitting of a new building for the General Hospital of Komotini, the construction and outfitting of a Children’s Hospital in Thessaloniki, the reconstruction and complete outfitting of the Nursing Sisters’ building at Evangelismos Hospital, as well as strengthening the capability and efficiency of the National Center for Emergency Care’s (EKAV) air ambulance services.

The DIALOGUES are curated and moderated by Anna-Kynthia Bousdoukou.

*The opinions expressed by DIALOGUES participants are solely their own and do not necessarily represent the views of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) or the SNF DAILOGUES team. Speakers’ remarks are made freely, without prior guidance or intervention from the team.

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