The crisis as an opportunity: a story of Thessaloniki

Politics & Society

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Journalist Filios Stangos shared with the audience a story of Thessaloniki. With the help of excellent photos depicting the country’s economic crisis, presented it as a prime opportunity to seize the city of Thessaloniki in conjunction with the anniversary of 100 years after the liberation and union with Greece. Mostly raised concerns like whether and how Thessaloniki can be an economic, cultural center in the wider Balkan region using specific advantages.