Published on July 26, 2018
|Abbreviations and acronyms|
|Key data on migrant presence and integration in Athens|
|Background and governance of migrant integration|
|Responses to migrant integration in Athens|
|Decentralisation in Greece|
|Migration legislation reforms|
|List of participants in interviews with the OECD delegation in Athens|
|Nationalities hosted in Elaionas Open Hospitality Structure as of January 2017|
|Nationalities in relocation scheme|
Working Together for Local Integration of Migrants and Refugees was launched at OECD Headquarters on April 18th, 2018. This Case Study of Athens highlights the need for more reliable sources of financing and dialogue among levels of government.
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