Welcome to the official website of Terre des hommes in Greece

DIGNIFY
DIGNIFY project: Emergency Support for Families on the Move
DIGNIFY project: Emergency Support for Families on the Move
REEC
Our REEC project, fighting child abuse in Greece
Our REEC project, fighting child abuse in Greece
irestore2
Projects for access to justice for children
Our current project iRESTORE 2.0
ANNUAL REPORT
Read our Annual Report 2021
Read our Annual Report 2021

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In view of the mandatory reassessment by Greece of the designation of Türkiye as a “safe third country” in November, 15 civil society organisations have written to the Greek Asylum Service, the Ministers of Migration and Asylum and of Foreign Affairs, and the European Commission.  The latest…
Terre des hommes Hellas NGO seeks cooperation with a Super Market chain for the supply of vouchers/ Gift cards that will be distributed to beneficiaries, refugees and asylum seekers, for a period of 6 months in the framework of a donor funded humanitarian project. Deadline for submission: November…
A roundtable meeting entitled "Child Protection and Child Safeguarding in Preschool and Primary Education" was successfully organized today by Terre des hommes Hellas, within the framework of the organization's "Reinforce Educators, Empower Children" (REEC) program. The discussion, which took…
Despite positive efforts by the government in the past year, one-quarter of refugee children did not attend school according to a report published recently by three organizations in Greece. Athens, September 13, 2022 – The government of Greece is still not meeting its obligations to ensure all…
People with diverse sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and sex characteristics (SOGIESC) seeking asylum in Greece face insecurity, inadequate shelter, lack of appropriate support, and a hostile asylum system. In a joint open letter to the Ministry of Migration and Asylum, today…
Despite positive efforts by the government in the last year, one-quarter of refugee children did not attend school according to a new report published today by three organizations in Greece. Athens, July 18, 2022 – The government of Greece is still not meeting its obligations to ensure all…

Every child has the right to a childhood. It`s that simple.

Terre des hommes (Tdh) was founded in 1960 and is the leading Swiss organisation for children’s aid.

Terre des hommes Foundation has been active in Greece continuously since 2016, contributing to the improvement of the child protection system and to the reform of social assistance. We also facilitate the participation of children in the development of their communities. Each year, thousands of children and parents benefit from the projects that Tdh implements in Greece.

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Terre des hommes / Tdh is a Greek NGO registered in the official Register of Greek and Foreign Non-Governmental Organizations of the Ministry of Migration and Asylum, which are active in matters of international protection, Migration, and social inclusion in Greece. Find the relevant link of the…
The Child Safeguarding Policy of Terre des hommes confirms and strengthens our commitment as an organization to safeguard children and protect them from all forms of harm and abuse. This is a crucial issue for Terre des hommes and we make sure that the protection of children, the promotion of their…
For this report, the Greek Council for Refugees (GCR), Save the Children, and Terre des hommes Hellas/Tdh reviewed official statistics and data to measure the government’s performance in comparison to the previous school year. They also held 13 focused group discussions with a total of 53 children…