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Chile: Photographs taken by young Diaspora Greeks featured on the 2012 SAE Central and South America Region Calendar Chile: Photographs taken by young Diaspora Greeks featured on the 2012 SAE Central and South America Region Calendar
SAE Latin America Thessaloniki , 10.02.2012
A middle-aged man wearing a traditional Greek Tsolia uniform, a gnarled hand with silver komboloi beads counting the suffering and troubles, away from the homeland, a sour cherry spoon sweet on an ornate glass plate next to a silver spoon, from the dowry that mother prepared, as they did back in Greece… The above are only a few of the images... more
Greek community of Chile mourns the loss of Miguel Politis Greek community of Chile mourns the loss of Miguel Politis
SAE Latin America Thessaloniki , 29.12.2011
The loss of Miguel Politis, from Coquimbo Chile, “Michalis”, as he was called by his friend, is being mourned by the Greek community of the Latin American country. “Michalis was, and will remain a role model for all our community members, as he showed great interest in dealing with the Hellenic culture in depth and become its ambassador”, me... more
Photography competition on Latin America Hellenism
SAE Latin America Thessaloniki , 02.11.2011
A photography competition on the Hellenism of Latin America is held by the Youth Network of the World Council of Hellenes Abroad (SAE), Central and South America Region. The competition aims to provide stimulus mainly to the younger generation of Diaspora Greeks, to capture their relation with Hellenism and the Greek culture, in general, the... more
Chile: First Greek proverb competition for young Greeks in Latin America
SAE Latin America Thessaloniki , 05.07.2011
Youths of Greek descent, aged between 10 to 18 years old, from Argentina, Brazil and Chile, participated in the original contest for Greek proverbs, organized by SAE Central and South America Region. Victoria – Kyriaki Nioti from Minas Gerais, Brazil, won the competition, entering with other 400 Greek proverbs. The competition is part of S... more
Greek traditional dance seminar in the Greek Community of Punta Arenas Greek traditional dance seminar in the Greek Community of Punta Arenas
SAE Latin America Thessaloniki , 24.06.2011
The Greek Community of Punta Arenas in Chile organized a seminar for Greek traditional dances for youths and adults. The classes, supported by SAE Central and S. America, were taught by Margarita Rapanaki, dance instructor. During morning and evening classes, participants had a unique opportunity to learn Greek dances and of course, Zorbas’ syrt... more
Chile – Two Competitions for Greek youths abroad, organized by SAE Central and South America Region
SAE Latin America Thessaloniki , 18.02.2011
SAE Central and South America Region is aiming to attract the interest of young Greeks abroad for the “wealth” of Greek language and our oral tradition, through two competitions. “Attributing great importance to our youth and the preservation and dissemination of the Greek culture, we decided to carry out two competitions – on Greek proverbs... more
The Greeks of Latin America celebrated the 25th of March National Independence Day with pride The Greeks of Latin America celebrated the 25th of March National Independence Day with pride
SAE Latin America Thessaloniki , 31.03.2010
For the second consecutive year, Greeks in Buenos Aires celebrated in all solemnity the national anniversary for Greek Independence Day on the 25th of March. 1.500 Hellenes from all Argentina, but also from Chile and Uruguay, especially youths, responding to the call of the Federation of Greek Communities of Argentina, attended the parade, t... more
Telephone discussion of SAE President with the Coordinator of SAE Region Latin America Telephone discussion of SAE President with the Coordinator of SAE Region Latin America
SAE Latin America Alexandria , 28.02.2010
The President of SAE, Mr. Stefanos Tamvakis had a telephone discussion with the Coordinator of the Region of SAE Latin America, Mr. Nikiforos Nikolaides in Santiago, although communication is very difficult considering the circumstances of 8.8-magnitude quake which struck Chile. Mr. Tamvakis offered his support at this difficult time and his... more