Spyros Koulocheris

/Spyros Koulocheris

Spyros Koulocheris

koulocheris@gcr.gr

Head  of Legal Research of the Greek Council for Refugees focused on preparation of scientific articles, legal texts and researches as well as conferences; interviews with asylum seekers to assess to what extent they fulfil the requirements to be recognised as refugees; preparation of legal files before the Council of the State the Court of Appeals and other courts;, follow-up of asylum legislation on national and international level; intervention before the Greek authorities for individual cases throughout the asylum procedure, trafficking and hate crime; missions at border areas in cases of mass influx of asylum seekers; member of the rehabilitation unit  for victims of torture under the Prometheus Project. Trainer in national  seminars and conferences as regards Greek and European legislation on asylum, trafficking and hata  crime. Participation to several EU projects ;member of lawyers pool of  (ELENA-ECRE), focal point on statelessness, preparation of experiential modules  for trainings  to judges, policewomen/men, lawyers on hate-crime.