News

29 March '21

Toolboxes: Online learning made easy

COVID-19 has disrupted formal and informal education for thousands of refugee children and youth. Faros' Horizon team came up with a solution: the Horizon Toolboxes. They provide basic equipment and materials required to students who study from home

10 March '21

SNF partners with Faros

We are honoured to announce our partnership with the Stavros Niarchos Foundation in the protection of homeless refugee children in Athens. SNF is supporting Faros’ street work program and our Drop-In-Center in Athens.

14 December '20

New study on labor market integration

Faros published a new study, “An Abundance of Unleashed Potential,” which draws on the experience of multiple stakeholders in Greece and provides essential insights into the missed opportunities and the potential of refugee youth.

20 November '20

Here is what we do at Victoria Square

We have seen an increase in the number of homeless children on the streets of Athens. That’s why our team is back at Athens’s most dangerous square for refugee children.

5 August '21

'If it hadn’t been for Faros...'

Mahmadullah, 19, knows unaccompanied children who have turned to petty crimes and prostitution at the center of Athens to get by. In fact, most of his friends have done it. He hasn’t. He knows that they are doing it to buy food and clothes, things...