Greece is best place to give birth!
Greece is the world's safest place to give birth. There is a one in 31,800 risk of dying in childbirth. The UK is in 13th position. The article says the worst place to have a baby is thought to be the world's newest country, South Sudan. The whole country has less than 20 midwives.
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A Xmas Tree Adorned with Milk Cans (Tuesday, December 20, 2011)
The Non Governmental Organization Medicins du Monde together with Atenistas – an open community of citizens of Athens - have set one target for these Christmas: No child without a warm glass of milk!
Countdown to Xmas with…City Bazaars! (Friday, December 16, 2011)
Starting today through December 18, a Christmas Book Fest will take place at the Konstantinos Kavafis Building of the City of Athens Technopolis.
Help the Medicins du Monde! (Friday, December 16, 2011)
In the past it was always people in the far end of the world that needed our help.
The Multimillion Dekadrachm (Tuesday, December 13, 2011)
A rare Greek coin will be auctioned on January 4 and is expected to reach record price. The dekadrachm of Akragas, one of only 12 examples known to exist, was minted in Sicily and dates to 409-406 BC.
Thessaloniki: European Youth Capital for 2014 (Monday, December 12, 2011)
The city of Thessaloniki has emerged as the winner in the competition for European Youth Capital for the year 2014.
Santa Claus is coming to… Athens! (Friday, December 9, 2011)
Christmas is almost here and Athens is preparing to light up for the most wonderful time of the year, despite the difficult circumstances that Greeks have been facing as of late in their everyday life.
Upload Your Ideas4Greece! (Monday, December 5, 2011)
It’s time YOU participated in a global discussion about the future of the country; upload your video and share your idea answering this question: If you had the power to change something in the country what would it be?
Thessaloniki Map of Flavours (Friday, December 2, 2011)
The Thessaloniki Food Festival closes this year’s session with a Map of Flavours expo this weekend. The wine and spirit expo, which has reached its 9th year, will take place at the port’s Warehouse C and feature the best of Northern Greek wines production.
X-mas Magic City at Thessaloniki (Wednesday, November 30, 2011)
Commencing this year’s Christmas festivities, Thessaloniki’s X-mas Magic City opens its doors on December 1 and will carry on the X-mas spirit till January 8.
Greece in..'Plaisirs d' Hiver' (Wednesday, November 30, 2011)
The famous Brussels landmark, the tiny Manneken Pis statue, will be dressed in a Greek traditional costume as part of the Plaisirs d’ Hiver 2011 Christmas events in the city between late November and New Year's Day.
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