The Alter Summit in Athens will be a step forward in the building of more convergence between movements opposed to the current anti-social and anti-ecological policies promoted by European governments and institutions.
It will be a highly symbolic gathering, since Greece has been the laboratory of the destructive austerity and so-called competitiveness policies, but can also become the laboratory of the resistance against austerity... Read more
- Many trade union leaders and prominent academics in Germany have publicly declared their solidarity for the Alter Summit. Attached you will find their Sympathy–Declaration of the ‘European Alternative Summit’ in Athens.
- Assemblies, network meetings and the plenary will take place on Friday and Saturday at the Olympic Stadium (Irini station, 25 min from Omonoia sq. metro station). For direct access to the Olympic Stadium, where the Alter Summit will be held, you can take the Athens Suburban Railway from the airport to the Nerantziotisa station; from there change to the Green Line (Athens Metro) to Irini station.
To get to downtown Athens you can take the Blue Line (Athens Metro) to Syntagma station.
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