ATHENS & LESBOS – Αθήνα & Λέσβος 2018
Local restaurants in Athens opened their kitchens to refugee chefs for a unique culinary experience. Through set menus or carte blanche, the guest chefs prepared their best culinary creations from their country of origin.
JUNE 19th & 20th 2018 • Dinner
Eritrean cuisine with Seinat Naftalem.
For reservations : call +211 311 5555
Average price : 30€
JUNE 21th & 22nd 2018 • Lunch & Dinner
Iraqi cuisine with Roaa Sabah.
For reservations : call +30 21 3004 8382
Average price: 20€
JUNE 22th & 24th 2018 • Dinner
Moroccan cuisine with Turia Besbas.
For reservations : call +30 21 0361 0041
Average price: 38€
The Refugee Food Festival was organised by volunteers with the support of Food Sweet Food (the founding NGO) and UNHCR local offices, the UN Refugee Agency. In Athens, the festival was made possible by the commitment, enthusiasm and energy of the Athens Insider team !
Melissa, Network of migrant women in Greece
Greek Council for Refugees, a non- governmental organisation aiming to defend the rights of refugees in Greece.
Options Foodlab, is a community of locals and newcomers, using food and cooking as a catalyst for intercultural exchange, personal growth, and integration.
Solidarity Now, a network of people and organisations whose goal is to assist and support those most affected by the economic and humanitarian crises in Greece.