Events presenting issues of wider interest regarding the NGO ecosystem and beyond

Outreach Event: NGO & Media II

9 March 2018 – Considering that communication is the most important basis for building stable partnerships, HIGGS hosted the NGO & Media Event in order to associate non-governmental organizations in the journalistic field. Representatives of the organizations attended the event in order to get precious information and enhance their work aiming at the promotion and…

Outreach Event: NGO & Corporate Social Responsibility

21 March 2018 –  A total of 60 representatives of Greek NGOs attended the event “NGO & Corporate Social Responsibility” where they had the chance to meet experienced speakers of CSR, among which were Dimitris Danilatos, Chief Executive Officer of CSR HELLAS, Rania Soulaki, Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, Eytichia Varthaliti, of the Corporate Social…

Outreach Event: ΜΚΟ & Digital Marketing

24 January 2018 – 90 organizations, from Greece and abroad, honored us with their presence in the Outreach event: NGOs & Digital Marketing, while we had the pleasure of hosting speakers with extensive experience in business and NGOs sectors. Giorgos Argyrakis, Account Director, Team OTE, OgilvyOne Worldwide, Greece, Suchi Gaur, Communication Specialist South-East Asia, Project…

Outreach Event: NGOs & Media

21 November 2017 – More than 30 NGOs attended the HIGGS event “Outreach: NGOs & Media” with main speakers Ioanna Fotiadi, journalist from the newspaper “Kathimerini”, Melpomeni Maragidou, news editor on “VICE Greece”, and Stauros Malichoudis, journalist from “Inside Story”. The three journalists, all of them experienced on civil society issues spoke about the view…

Outreach: NGOs and European Programmes – Athens

20 September 2017 – We held the “Outreach Event: NGOs and European Programmes” with the following speakers: Dr Sotiris petropoulos, Director of HIGGS, Dr Antonis Karvounis, Europe for Citizens 2014 – 2020, Contact Point Greece, Ministry of Interior, Kelli Garifalli, Project Manager and General Coordinator, Fair Trade Hellas and Alexandros Theodoridis, Founding Member and Manager…

Outreach: NGOs and European Programmes – Thessaloniki

18 September 2017 – During HIGGS “Outreach Event: NGOs and European Programmes” at the New City Hall of Thessaloniki, participants had the opportunity to learn more about EU Programmes (Erasmus+ KA2, Europe for Citizens, AMIF, Horizon 2020) from Dr Sotirios Petropoulos, HIGGS Director. Dr Petropoulos also shared with them useful tips and best practices on…

Outreach: NGO & Crowdfunding

1 June 2017 – We held the Outreach Event: NGO & Crowdfunding in collaboration with ActionAid Hellas, Give & Fund, GlobalGiving, SciFY, and Desmos. At the event, two Crowdfunding platforms and three Greek NGOs joined forces and shared their experience with the 53 participants coming from the NGO sector and Institutions as well as good…

Outreach Event: Design Thinking

6 March 2017 – HIGGS held the Outreach Event: Design Thinking, which was attended by more than 20 NGOs. Participants had the chance to get informed about design branches (product, graphic, interior etc) as well as the tools of a product designer by the speaker Giannis Gousdovas, Design Advisor. The presentation is available here.  

Outreach: NGOs & European Programmes

8 February 2017 – The Outreach: NGO & European Programmes event was successfully completed with the participation of more than 40 organizations. Speakers of the event were Mrs. Louiza Anastopoulou, Advisor on European Programs and Dr. Sotiris Petropoulos, Director of HIGGS. The organizations which attended the event were informed about EU programmes such as Horizon…

Social Activism & Enhanced Transparency

8 December 2016 – On the occasion of International Anti-Corruption Day, HIGGS and Vouliwatch held the event “Social Activism & Enhanced Transparency” at HIGGS venue. The debate on transparency started by our guest, Nick Aiossa, Policy Officer at Transparency International EU Office, who presented European Programmes, Integrity Pacts and OpenBudgets.eu, against corruption. Particular emphasis was…

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