PRESS RELEASES

2017

5th Global Baku Forum

Events marking the anniversary of the 3rd National Assembly of 1827 in Ermioni

Marianna V. Vardinoyannis visits “DIMITREIO” Centre

Meeting in Athens of the Board of Directors  of the Alexandria Hellenistic Center

Students’ painting contest 2016

2016

Presentation of the album “Delphic Reflections”

Athens Meeting “Welcoming Cities For Refugees”

Professor David Khayat’s Lecture in Cyprus

Marianna. V. Vardinoyannis Honorary Doctorate of the Tbilisi State Medical University

Meeting of Mr. Ban Ki- moon and Mrs. Marianna V. Vardinoyannis in Athens

Annual meeting of Goodwill Ambassadors 2016

Round Table Refugees and Migrants: assets for social, cultural and economic development

Marianna Vardinoyannis at the refugees shelters in Lesvos

Meeting of Kerry Kenndy and Mrs. Marianna Vardinoyannis with the President of the Hellenic Republic

Kerry Kennedy joins Marianna V. Vardinoyannis at the refugees camp of Schisto

Collaboration between the M.V.V. Foundation and UNESCO regarding refugees

The Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens honors Marianna V. Vardinoyannis

The Athens University honors Marianna V. Vardinoyannis

Lecture by the Director of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Dr. Ismail Serageldin in Athens

Students’ painting contest 2015

Prizes of the Paris Charter against Cancer 2016

Marianna V. Vardinoyannis becomes Honorary Member of the Hellenic Coast Guard Club

2015

Marianna V. Vardinoyannis receives the grade of the Officer of the Legion of Honour

Annual meeting of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassadors

First European Games- Baku 2015

Kerry Kennedy’s lecture on human rights in Athens

UNESCO 70th Anniversary

Meeting of Pope Francis with Marianna Vardinoyannis

2014

Ripple of Hope Awards 2014

Support Schools Project

70th Anniversary of UNESCO

W.I.S.E. 2014 International Conference on Education

Meeting of Amal Alamoudin and Marianna Vardinoyannis for the Parthenon Sculptures

Azerbaijani performance at the Herodium

2014 Annual Meeting of Goodwill Ambassadors of UNESCO

International meeting on Parthenon

The new campaign “REturn-REstore-REstart” for the reunification of the Parthenon sculptures

Opening of the Bone Marrow Donor Bank “Orama Elpidas”

Nizami Ganjavi International Center Meeting in Athens-Building the future of shared and inclusive societies

Grand Prix de la Charte de Paris awarded to Marianna Vardinoyannis

2013

2013 WISE Summit on “education for life” in Qatar

Anniversary Event celebrating 20 years of the ELPIDA Bone Marrow Transplant Unit

Medical Symposium on Childhood Cancer

Collaboration between MVV Foundation and RFK Center for Justice & Human Rights

Inauguration of Robert F. Kennedy International House of Human Rights in Italy

High level Meeting for Education in Qatar

Business Leader Award 2013 of the ““End Human Trafficking Now”” campaign

Goodwill Ambassadors of UNESCO Annual Meeting 2013

Lecture of Professor Jan Driessen-World Heritage Day

2012

Women’s Day 2012: ELPIDA and IEK AKMI honour Greek Women

With 1 euro you save lives!

The new vision of ELPIDA

Art Exhibition at the Nasioutzik Museum in support of ELPIDA

Cirque du Soleil performance

Annual meeting of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassadors 2012

2011

UNESCO Heads of States Forum

There is HOPE!

Cultural Heritage – Climate Change – The teacher’s role – Presentation of the book “The country of two suns”

International Women’s Day – The Educational Institute AKMI honours Marianna V. Vardinoyannis.

The “Pancretan Association of Athens” honours Marianna V. Vardinoyannis.

Marianna V. Vardinoyannis “Woman of the year 2011”.

Excellence Awards, Greeks who are Role Models for the New Generation.

Presentation of the Greek publication of Mrs Marianna V. Vardinoyannis’ book “Labouring with the Challenges of Female Identity: Insights into Minoan Society”.

The 29th Athens Classic Marathon, support for UNESCO educational programmes

Loving donation from the residents of Nikaia

2010

Presentation of the book “Labouring with the challenges of female identity: Insights into the Minoan society” at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris.

The Global Forum against human trafficking.

Marianna V. Vardinoyannis – ELPIDA Children’s Oncology Unit.

Makistos smiles again!

83000 signatures for the “1GOAL: Education for All” campaign.

10th Annual Meeting of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassadors

An event for the “1GOAL: Education for All” campaign.

International campaign supportin Greece

The international “1GOAL: Education for All” campaign.

First meeting of the Friends of the Aswan Heart Centre.

2009

Global Campaign for the Climate Justice

Inauguration of the new Acropolis Museum

International Conference “Climate Change and Challenges for the Future Generations”

Meeting of the International Center for Missing and Exploited Children in Egypt and the Cairo Declaration

International Conference in Bahrain “Human Trafficking at the Crossroads of East- West” and the Manama Declaration

2008

The Vienna Forum against human trafficking

Mothers – Olympic Champions of Love

Universal call for the Climate Change

The 4th Global Youth Employment Summit on the fight against poverty and unemployment, in Azerbaijan and the Baku Declaration

The appeal of Ancient Olympia

The “Alexandria Center for Hellenistic Studies” in the Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Marianna V. Vardinoyannis “Great Lady of the Patriarchal Throne of Alexandria”

2007

2nd Workshop on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflicts.

The Chart of Paris against cancer.

The first Oncology Hospital for childdren in Greece

International Youth Forum for Peace in Sharm El Sheikh

Global Humanitarian Forum.

Makistos will smile again.

2006

Round Table “The Business Community against Human Trafficking”.

Fundraising Dinner to support the “End Human Trafficking Now” global campaign.

The “Athens Principles” in Davos.

International Center for Peace Studies.

Protecting youth from drugs.

The Multicultural Children Centre “Athina” in Belgrade.

1st Workshop on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflicts.

Marianna V. Vardinoyannis – Chevalier de la Legion d’ Honneur.

2005

Helping the children of Palestine- Fundraising dinner in Cairo.

The 8 UN Millennium Development Goals and Civil Society.

The Declaration of 22 Greek organisations on the UN Millennium Development Goals.

2004

Exhibition of Traditional and Contemporary Handicrafts from Jordan.

International Conference “Women in the Service of Peace” in Paris.

International Conference “Women defending Peace” in Geneva.

2003

2nd European Conference of Legal Practitioners on juvenile matters.

Exhibition “Breaking the Veils”, Exhibition of women artists from the Islamic World, at UNESCO.

Exhibition “The Unity of a Unique Monument: the Parthenon”, at UNESCO.

The Mentor Awards.

2002

Bibliotheca Alexandrina. A wonder of the modern world.

Mother: A Symbol of life, hope and peace.

Speak Truth to Power: Human Rights Defenders who change our world.

Contemporary Societies – Multicultural Co-existence- The position of the child.

The protection of the World Cultural nad Natural Heritage.

2001

The child: victim of war and messenger of peace.

2000

A Model Area for creative activities in the Municipality of Ano Liosia.

Mother: A Symbol of life, hope and peace.

Children: Symbol of hope, will, courage.

The Meeting of Athens and Delphi on Children and Peace.

1st International Conference for the Culture of Peace.

Early Childhood Resource and Training Center in Bethlehem.

1999

By the side of mothers and children behind bars.

Juvenile disappearance and abduction.

The Hague Appeal for Peace.

International Conference “Family and Children in the European society of the 21st Century” in Paris.

Support for the children – victims of war in the Balkans.

By the side of the earthquake victims.

International Conference “Sexual abuse of children and paedophilia in the Internet”.

1998

European Forum “FAMILY – EUROPE – 21ST CENTURY: Vision and Institutions”.

1997

International Conference “Priority to the Dignity and Safety of the children in Europe”.

By the side of the children of Xanthi.

Embracing children suffering from AIDS.

The International Convention on Children’s Rights and the role of the European Union.