Athens Photo World - Discussion: 50 Years of Doctors Without Borders (Médecins sans Frontières) - Εικόνα

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On the occasion of celebrating 50 years since the founding of the organization Doctors Without Borders (Médecins sans Frontières / MSF), a discussion regarding the use of photography by the organization will take place on Sunday, December 12th, at 19.00.

Athens Photo World (APW) always focuses its actions on highlighting the importance of photography in modern-day social, historical and political developments. Hence, it is marking the 50-year anniversary of MSF by engaging in a discussion with the organization about the role of photography in publicizing and promoting their multi-faceted work around the world.

The discussion between photographers Yannis Kolesidis, Anna Pantelia and Marilena Stafylidou, on the one hand, and representatives of the Greek chapter of MSF, on the other hand, will be moderated by journalist and iMEdD Project Manager Nikolas Aronis.

The event will take place in Greek, with simultaneous translation into English.
Physically present English-speaking participants will be able to use translation receivers that will be distributed free of charge on-site.

 

Event information:
The discussion will be held indoors (for a fully vaccinated audience). You may watch the event live on this page, as well as on SNFCC's Facebook page and YouTube channel.
Αudience members watching online will be able to ask questions live through eventora.

 

Sunday 12/12 | 19.00 
Lighthouse

Free admission by online pre-registration

You can join the discussion by asking your questions to the panel.

Pre-registration (Members)
Pre-registration (Public)

You can join the discussion by asking your questions to the panel here.

 

Important information:

  • Doors open at 18:00.
  • Visitors are advised to be at the location up to 30 minutes prior to the commencement of the event.
  • Entrance will be possible up to 10 minutes before the event's commencement.
  • With each booking ticket, you will be given a unique seat.
  • Changes in seat numbers or movements during the event are not allowed.
  • Pre-registration is required for both adults and children, in compliance with all necessary measures of safety in accordance with the Hellenic National Public Health Organization. No order of priority will be available on-site.
  • All areas of the SNFCC are accessible for disabled guests.
  • For more information or clarifications, you may contact the SNFCC call center at 216 8091000. 

According to the latest measures to protect public health from the risk of spreading COVID-19, a valid vaccination certificate or a disease certificate, is required for the public to enter the event venue, as the venue operates as a pure venue. The above applies to adults. Μinors from 4 to 17 years old may, alternatively, submit a statement of negative self test (24 hours), a certificate of PCR (72 hours) or rapid (48 hours) diagnostic test,in accordance with the recent government measures.

A parallel identity check will be carried out on the persons who show the required certificates, as provided by law.

Participants must wear a mask and keep their distance both during attendance and during events and in accordance with the instructions of NPHO.

Due to public health measures, there may be changes regarding either the staging of the event, or the maximum number of participants.

This event comes under a grant by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF).

Photo Credits: Anna Pantelia, Marilena Stafylidou

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