Greece

Date of entry into the EU 1 January 1981
Number of asylum applications per year 2007: 25,113
2006: 12,267
2005: 9,050
2004: 4,469
Main country of origin 2005: Iraq 9.2 %
2004: Iraq 20.9 %
Asylum recognition rates Refugee Status
2007: 0 %
2006: 0.6 %
2005: 1 %
2004: 0 %Total
2007: 0 %
2006: 1.2 %
2005: 2 %
2004: 1 %
Resettlement Not participating
Refugee camps Total: 20Location:
1) Athens Airport
2) Amigdaleza
3) Chios
4) Chania
5) Evia
6) Kiprinos
7) Kos
8) Mytileni (Lagada, Pagani)
9) Peplos
10) Rhodes
11) Samos
12) Sapes
13) Venna
14) Volos
15) Vrissika
16) Attica (Aspropirgos, Athens, Epikourou, Lavrio, Nea, Makri, Penteli, Pikermi)
17) Anogia-Rethymno
18) Kokinopilos
19) Ftiotida
20) Thessaloniki
Human rights violations
2006:Unaccompanied children still very often treated as illegal migrants.

Unaccompanied refugees from such vulnerable groups as victims of trafficking may be deported without any protection measures.

ECRE member agencies Greek Council For Refugees
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