The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew visits Athens today, on June 16, 2022.
This afternoon, the Ecumenical Patriarch is scheduled to meet with Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece at the offices of the Holy Archdiocese of Athens at 19:30.
The award ceremony is going to take place on Friday, June 17, at 19:00 at Zappeion Hall, while on Saturday, June 18, at 1:00 p.m. the Archbishop of Athens and the members of the Holy Synod of the Church of Greece will host a lunch in honor of the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at the Great Britain Hotel.
The award ceremony, which is going to take place on Friday, June 17, coincides with the International Day against Desertification and Drought of the Planet.
It is noted that the award of the title of Honorary Professor is the highest academic distinction and highlights the Patriarch’s internationally documented multi-year and multifaceted contribution to the protection and enhancement of the environment. At the end of the ceremony, the Ecumenical Patriarch will deliver a speech entitled “Decalogue of Social Ecology”.
The ceremony will be broadcast live via live streaming on the official channel of the Hellenic Open University on YouTube: https://youtu.be/Y0DWWLc8Muo .
Read the detailed program of the ceremony HERE.