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Ministry of Migration and Asylum

Political Leadership

Dimitris Kairidis

Minister of Migration & Asylum 

Dimitris Kairidis was sworn in as Minister of Migration and Asylum of Greece on June 27, 2023. He was first elected to the Hellenic Parliament with the New Democracy party, on July 7, 2019, representing Athens-North. He was reelected on May 21 and June 25, 2023.   

Sofia Voultepsi

Deputy Minister

Sophia Voultepsi is Deputy Minister of Migration, responsible for Integration and parliament member with the political party of Nea Dimokratia. In the past she has served as Served as Deputy Minister to the Prime Minister and as the first woman in the position of Parliamentary Spokeswoman.

Patroklos Georgiadis

Secretary General of Migration Policy


Stellina Siarapi

General Secretary for Reception of Asylum Seekers

Heracles Moskoff

General Secretary for Vulnerable Persons and Institutional Protection

Ourania Stavropoulou

Permanent Secretary

Ourania Stavropoulou is Permanent Secretary of Migration and Asylum. She has considerable experience in policy for legal migration and asylum having served as a national representative for migration in the European Union. As a permanent state employee of the Ministry of Interior, she managed projects relating to local government, human resources, migration, education and civil status.

Στοιχεία συνεργατών ιδιαιτέρων γραφείων αρ. 36 του ν. 4940/2022

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Former Ministers, Acting Ministers, Deputy Ministers and Permanent Secretaries

Ministry of Migration and Asylum

  • Caretaker Minister: Daniel Esdras 26/05/2023 – 27/06/2023
  • Minister: Panayiotis Mitarachi 15/01/2020 – 26/05/2023
  • Alternate Minister George Koumoutsakos  15/01/2020 – 4/01/2021
  • Deputy Minister: Sofia Voultepsi, 05/01/2021 – 26/05/2023
  • Permanent Secretary Fotini Koulouri: 30/10/2020 – 11 06/2022

Ministry of Migration Policy

  • Minister Dimitris Vitsas: 28/02/2018 – 9/07 2019
  • Minister Giannis Mouzalas: 05/11/2016 έως 27/02/2018
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 Viber Community for Issues of Migration and Asylum

The Ministry of Migration and asylum has created a Viber Community in order to provide accurate and timely information regarding issues of migration and asylum. Please click on the following link, or scan the QR code in order to connect: