The Olympic Day was celebrated with refugee children

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 13:08

The celebrations for the Olympic Day in Greece were concluded on Monday, July 3, with activities which took place at the Skaramangas Refugee camp. The Hellenic Olympic Committee, the International Olympic Truce Center and the Hellenic Olympic Academy (HOA) made an interactive presentation of Olympic and Paralympic sports to children and teenagers aged 6–18 years, with the assistance of Olympic medalists, champions and coaches.

The event was attended by the Minister of Migration Policy, Ioannis Mouzalas. The children had the opportunity to create their own Olympic flags and paint the "Tree of Peace". At the end, commemorative diplomas were given out to all participants”.