Philanthropy

Philanthropy

Our objective is to integrate the latest worldwide research on diaspora philanthropy with the experience of leading institutions active in philanthropy in Greece, and to create a community of stakeholders.

Researchers

Marilena Anastasopoulou
Resesarch Assistant

Antonis Kamaras
Coordinator in Greece

Greek diaspora and politics

Greek diaspora and politics

Examining the Greek homeland diaspora nexus, since the beginning of the Greek crisis, from an institutional, policy making and discoursive (rhetorical/ideological) perspective.

Researchers

Othon Anastasakis
Prinicipal Investigator

Foteini Kalantzi
A. G. Leventis Research Officer

Greeks in the UK

Greeks in the UK

With our extensive UK online survey and our ethnographic research conducted in Oxford and London we aim provide a solid account of the socioeconomic, political and cultural profile of the Greek Diaspora in the UK as it has formed in the past years and to assess the extent and the conditions under which the Greeks in the UK may be willing and able to contribute to Greece at times of crisis.

Researchers

Renee Hirschon
Senior Research Associate

Anastasia Kafe
Research Associate

Iryna Lapshyna
Research Associate

​Manolis Pratsinakis
Onassis Research Fellow

Kira Gartzou-Katsouyanni
Research Assistant

The New Greek migration

The New Greek migration

Our research explores the new crisis driven emigration through the perspectives of the key actors, the emigrants themselves. It aims to explore who is emigrating, the reasons underling migration decisions as well as the multiplicity of individual pathways abroad.

Researchers

​Manolis Pratsinakis
Onassis Research Fellow

Comparative research

Comparative research

Our comparative study of the Greek and Ukranian diaspora aims to reveal how major "threshold events" – ongoing crisis in Greece and political and economic crisis and consequent war in Ukraine affected diaspora mobilization, activism, interaction and impact.

Researchers

Iryna Lapshyna
Research Associate

​Manolis Pratsinakis
Onassis Research Fellow