Maria Gavouneli

President

Designated by the Greek League for Women's Rights. Associate Professor of International Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Giannis Ioannidis

First Vice - President

Designated by the Hellenic League for Human Rights. Attorney at law, Athens Bar Association

Ellie Varchalama

Second Vice - President

Designated by the Greek General Confederation of Labour (GSEE). Attorney at law, Athens Bar Association. Legal Counsel, GSEE

Chairs of GNCHR Sub-Commissions

The Sub-Commission for Civic and Political Rights

Giannis Ioannidis

Chair

Foivos Iatrellis

Alternate Chair

The Sub-Commission for Social, Economic and Cultural Rights

Ellie Varchalama

Chair

Ioannis Lymveos

Alternate Chair

The Sub-Commission for the Application of Human Rights to Aliens

Spyridon Apergis

Chair

Alexandros Konstantinou

Alternate Chair

The Sub-Commission for the Promotion of Human Rights

Maria-Iliana Pravita

Chair

Stathis Gkotsis

Alternate Chair

The Sub-Commission for International Communication and Co-operation

Maria Gavouneli

Chair

Theodora Antoniou

Alternate Chair

GNCHR MEMBERS

Members with voting rights (Regular members)

Ellie Varchalama
Second Vice - President

Designated by the Greek General Confederation of Labour (GSEE). Attorney at law, Athens Bar Association. Legal Counsel, GSEE

Stathis Gkotsis

Designated by the Supreme Administration of Civil Servants’ Unions of Greece (ADEDY). Member of the Executive Committee of ADEDY

Ioannis Vardakastanis
Foivos Iatrellis

Designated by Amnesty International Greek Section. Honorary Legal Counsel to the State, Member of the Greek Section of Amnesty International

Giannis Ioannidis
First Vice - President

Designated by the Hellenic League for Human Rights. Attorney at law, Athens Bar Association

Christophoros Argyropoulos

Designated by the Marangopoulos Foundation for Human Rights (MFHR). Attorney at law, Member of the Board of the MFHR

Alexandros Konstantinou

Designated by the Greek Council for Refugees. Attorney at Law, Greek Council for Refugees Legal Unit Coordinator 

Maria Gavouneli
President

Designated by the Greek League for Women's Rights. Associate Professor of International Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Eleftherios Dimitriou

Designated by the Panhellenic Federation of Greek Roma Associations (POSER). Member of POSER

Vasilios Pantzos

Designated by the Panhellenic Confederation of Greek Rom (ΕLLAN PASSE). President of ΕLLAN PASSE

Marina Matha - Galanou

Designated by the Greek Transgendered Support Association (SYD). President of SYD

Giannis Papagiannopoulos

Designated by Athens Pride. Member of Athens Pride

Irini Petropoulou

Designated by OLKE (LGBT Community of Greece). Co - President of OLKE 

Ariadni Petraki

Designated by Colour Youth -  Athens LGBTQ Youth Community. Member of Colour Youth

Ekaterini Trimmi

Designated by Rainbow Families Greece. Attorney at law, Athens Bar Association

Eleftherios Konstantinidis

Designated by the Hellenic Roma Action (HEROMACT). Attorney at law, Manager - Representative of HEROMACT

May Zanni

Designated by New Democracy. Political Scientist 

Danae Koltsida

Designated by the Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA). Attorney at law. Member of the Central Political Committee (KPE) and the Department of Local and Regional Administration of SYRIZA 

Xenophon Contiades

Designated by the Democratic Alignment. Professor of Public Law and Social Security Law at the Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences

Antonis Antanasiotis

Designated by the Communist Party of Greece (KKE), Attorney at law

Vassilis Pantazis

Designated by MERA25. Professor, University of Thessaly

Lefteris Zagoritis

Hellenic Consumers' Ombudsman, Attorney at law, Athens Bar Association

Andreas Pottakis

The Greek Ombudsman, Supreme Court Lawyer, Doctor of Law at the University of Oxford

Charalambos Anthopoulos

Designated by the Hellenic Data Protection Authority (HDPA). Assistant Professor, Hellenic Open University 

Evangelia (Lilian) Mitrou

Designated by the Greek National Council for Radio and Television (NCRTV). Professor at the University of the Aegean, Department of Information and Communications System Engineering, Member of the NCRTV

Charalambos Savvakis

Designated by the National Bioethics Commission, Professor of Molecular Biology and Molecular Genetics, Medical School of the University of Crete, Member of the National Bioethics Commission

Kyrkos Doxiadis

Designated by the Prime Minister. Person of recognized authority for his expertise in the field of human rights protection. Professor of Social Theory with special reference to Communication at the Department of Political Science and Public Administration of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. 

Athina Athanasiou

Designated by the Prime Minister. Person of recognized authority for her expertise in the field of human rights protection. Professor of Social and Political Sciences, Faculty of Social Anthropology, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. 

Christos Kleiosis

Designated by the Athens Bar Association. Attorney at law

Theodora Antoniou

Designated by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Professor of Constitutional Law, Faculty of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Ifigeneia Kamtsidou

Designated by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Stefanos Dimitriou

Designated by Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. Associate Professor of the Faculty of Political Science and History, Panteion University

 Members with voting rights (Alternate members)

Despina Babanelou

Designated by the Greek General Confederation of Labour (GSEE). Labour Institute of GSEE

Ekaterini Giannoulia

Designated by the Supreme Administration of Civil Servants’ Unions of Greece (ADEDY). Member of the General Council of ADEDY

Ioannis Lymveos

Designated by the Greek National Confederation of Persons with Disabilities (NCPD). Secretary General of the NCPD

Spyros Apergis

Designated by Amnesty International Greek Section. Attorney at law

Ekaterini Pournara

Designated by the Hellenic League for Human Rights. Attorney at law

Maria - Andriani Kostopoulou

Designated by the Marangopoulos Foundation for Human Rights (MFHR). Supreme Court Lawyer. Phd in Law. Chair of the Ad Hoc Committee for the Rights of the Child (CAHENF) of the Council of Europe

Spyros Koulocheris

Designated by the Greek Council for Refugees. Attorney at law

Maria - Iliana Pravita

Designated by the Greek League for Women's Rights. Lecturer in Administrative Science at the Department of Political Science and Public Administration of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Vasilios Dimitriou

Designated by the Panhellenic Federation of Greek Roma Associations (POSER). President of POSER

Ilias Giannopoulos

Designated by the Panhellenic Confederation of Greek Rom (ΕLLAN PASSE). Legal Advisor of HELLAN PASSE

Vasilis Sotiropoulos

Designated by the Greek Transgendered Support Association (SYD). Attorney at law

Andrea Gilbert

PDesignated by Athens PrideLegal representative, Manager of Athens Pride

Aristotelis Raptis

Designated by OLKE (LGBT Community of Greece). Co - President of OLKE 

Anna Papazoglou

Designated by Colour Youth -  Athens LGBTQ Youth Community. Member of Colour Youth

Manolis Rantis

Designated by the Hellenic Roma Action (HEROMACT). Retailer, Member of HEROMACT

Maria Diamanti

Designated by New Democracy. Attorney at law

Ioannis Gounaris

Designated by the Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA). Attorney at law. Phd in Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Vasilios Chronopoulos

Designated by the Democratic Alignment. Attorney at law

Maria Korizi

Designated by MERA 25. Psychologist

Athena Kontogianni

Assistant-Deputy Hellenic Consumers' Ombudsman. Attorney at law, Athens Bar Association

Giorgos Nikolopoulos

Deputy Ombudsman. Department for Human Rights. Professor of Criminology, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences

Eleni Martsoukou

Designated by the Hellenic Data Protection Authority (HDPA). Former Head of the Office of International and European Affairs of the General Secretariat of the Government. Former legal auditor at APDPH. Regular Member of APDPH

Nikolaos Kiaos

Designated by the Greek National Council for Radio and Television (NCRTV). Member of the NCRTV, Journalist

Nikolaos Anagnou

Designated by the National Bioethics Commission. Emeritus Professor of Biology at the Medical School of the University of Athens

Panagiotis Chasiotis

Designated by the Athens Bar Association. Attorney at law

Pavlos - Michael Efstratiou

Designated by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Associate Professor of Public Law at the Faculty of Law of EKPA

Triantafyllia Papadopoulou

Designated by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH). Associate Professor of the Law School of AUTH

Stamatoula Tomara - Sideri

Designated by Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences. Professor of the Department of Political Science and History of Panteion University

Members without voting rights (Regular members)

Athanasios Bouras

Chairman of the Special Permanent Committee on Institutions and Transparency of the Hellenic Parliament

Christos Saritzoglou

Designated by the Ministry of Interior. Head of the Department of Naturalization of Expatriates, Citizenship Directorate, Ministry of Interior

Dimitrios Kalogrias

Designated by the Ministry of Citizen Protection. Attorney at law. Assistant to the Minister of Citizen Protection

Konstantinos Kintis

Designated by the Ministry of Migration and Asylum. Deputy Head, Directorate General of Administrative and Financial Services of the Ministry of Migration and Asylum

Heracles Moskoff

Designated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Minister Expert Counsellor at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Greek National Rapporteur on Trafficking in Human Beings

Theofilos Tsagris

Designated by the Ministry of Justice. Head of the Human Rights Department of the Ministry of Justice

Aikaterini Mpompetsi

Designated by the Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs. Officer, Department of International Relations, Directorate of European and International Affairs, Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs

Souzana Laskaridou

Designated by the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs. Head of Department of Relations with International Organisations, Directorate of International Relations, Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

Members without voting rights (Alternate members)

Erika - Evrykleia Pradhan

Designated by the Ministry of Interior. Citizenship Directorate, Ministry of Interior

Sofia Doukiatzaki

Designated by the Ministry of Citizen Protection. Police Lieutenant Colonel. Head of the Strategic Planning Department of the Organization and Legal Support Division of the Hellenic Police Headquarters

Spyridon Spyropoulos

Designated by the Ministry of Migration and Asylum. Attorney at law. Assistant to the Minister of Migration and Asylum

Elias Kastanas

Designated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Senior Legal Counselor, Legal Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Aikaterini Polyzou

Designated by the Ministry of Justice. Special Assistant to the Secretary General of Justice and Human Rights

Emmanouil Sarlamis

Designated by the Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs. Officer, Department of European Programmes, Directorate of European and International Affairs, Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs

Evaggelia Zerva

Designated by the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs. Officer, Department of Relations with International Organisations, Directorate of International Relations, Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

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