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New event - 11 November 2014, European Parliament Office Athens


Goals and Mission

The main goal of the Hellenic Chapter of the Club of Rome is to act as a catalyst and infuse society with new values. Climate change is becoming a challenge of epic proportions, affecting both the global economy and the global environment. Action to meet this challenge requires an unprecedented level of international cooperation, but it also presents a unique opportunity to rethink our values, adopt new ethics and build a new society, a society of hope, harmony and the preservation of life.


About the Association

Year of Foundation: 2008
Legal Status: Not for profit
Membership: (see list under members section)
Board of Directors (as of 15 November 2011)
President: Professor Agni Vlavianos Arvanitis
General Secretary: Dr. Evangelia Arvanitakis, Treasurer: Stefanos Tsolakides
Members of the Board: Alexandros Vrachnos, Ioannis Tzen, George Enepekides, Dr. Spyros Spyrou


General Assemblies

December 11, 2013
Sixth General Assembly
The Sixth General Assembly of the Hellenic Chapter of the Club of Rome was held on December 11, 2013. Members of the General Assembly discussed the previous year’s progress and plans for a upcoming activities and events.

December 11, 2012
Fifth General Assembly

The Fifth General Assembly of the Hellenic Chapter of the Club of Rome was held on December 11, 2012. The General Assembly granted Institutional Membership status to the International Hellenic University, which is represented by Professor Nicolas Moussiopoulos, Vice President of its Governing Board. In view of 2013 being declared International Year of Water Cooperation by the United Nations, the members also discussed the organisation of a symposium on international water policy and diplomacy within the framework of the Athens Money Show, on December 21, 2012.

November 15, 2011
Fourth General Assembly
The Fourth General Assembly of the Hellenic Chapter of the Club of Rome was held on November 15, 2011. Following the termination of the three-year term of office of the Board of Directors and the Board of Auditors, new elections were held. The General Assembly also discussed projects and activities for 2012.

December 15, 2010
Third General Assembly
The Third General Assembly of the Hellenic Chapter of the Club of Rome was held on December 15, 2010. Mrs. Kitty P. Kyriacopoulos and Mr. Nikos Papadopoulos were appointed Honorary Members. All the members present at the General Assembly discussed the upcoming organisation of a luncheon event, featuring the President and CEO of the Greek Public Power Corporation (DEH), Professor Arthuros Zervos, as keynote speaker. The event was scheduled for January 19, 2011, at the Athens Club.

June 23, 2009
Second General Assembly

The Second General Assembly of the Hellenic Chapter of the Club of Rome was held on June 23, 2009. Members of the General Assembly discussed the previous year’s progress and plans for an upcoming Symposium to be held in October 2009, in view of the Copenhagen conference on climate change. The President of the Board also presented new ideas regarding projects and activities for 2010, including lectures, symposia and publications.

March 26, 2008
First General Assembly

The First General Assembly of the Hellenic Chapter of the Club of Rome was held on March 26, 2008. The General Assembly elected the Board of Directors and the Board of Auditors, and the members of the General Assembly discussed plans for an international conference/lecture to officially launch the activities of the Chapter, as well as the publication of a position paper/volume on current problems related to development, unemployment, and environmental protection. It was also agreed that the President of the Board would present ideas and prospective projects during the conference of the National Associations in Bucharest, on May 22-25, 2008.