OPINION

Agenda

Thursday The State High School Teachers’ Federation (OLME) is to hold a general meeting to decide on the continuation of the strikes next week. An informal meeting of European Union foreign ministers for Mediterranean countries is to take place in Athens. The meeting will focus on illegal immigration. Foreign ministers from France, Portugal, Spain, Italy, Malta, Slovenia, Cyprus and Greece are expected to attend. To tomorrow. The American Community Schools of Athens (ACS) opens the 2006 International Organization Africa/Europe/ Middle East (IBAEM) regional conference for the educational leadership teams of authorized and candidate schools. The subject of the conference is «The International Baccalaureate school as a community and in the community.» To Saturday. The World Association for Psychosocial Rehabilitation starts the 9th World Congress in Athens. The subject of the congress is the coming of age of psychosocial rehabilitation in a globalized world. To Sunday. Apimedica 2006 starts the 1st International Forum on Apitherapy. Health, well-being and research issues are the main topics to be discussed. To Sunday. The Fulbright Foundation hosts the 12th US University Fair in Athens. For more information, call 210.7241.811. The Holy Synod of the Church of Greece convenes to discuss the draft legislation on church courts. Archibishop Christodoulos is to attend. To tommorow. Friday The Hellenic American Union, the School of Philosophy of the National and Capodistrian University of Athens and the Hellenic American University launch the 1st Athens Translation and Interpretation Conference, titled «Translation: Between Art and Social Science.» For further information, visit www.hau.gr. To Saturday. A seminar on dealing and supporting victims of violence is to be held in Ilioupolis. It is organized by the NGOs «Irini» and the «European Network of Women.» For more information, call 210.770.3043.To Saturday.