What is the current situation of unemployment/employment for youth in Greece? How do young people see the future in their home country? That was a question Anna Martynenko, a young Ukrainian living in Berlin was wondering about. In her report she shows answers and impressions she got during her three week long travel in August 2019 in Greece.
During my travel I mostly stayed with locals through couchsurfing in order to understand the culture better and see the situation from inside. Because of this, I met not only my hosts, but also their families and friends. My hosts led me to some places that I would not find easily in the internet. I have also spent some days in the pension „Mylos“ on Crete, whose owners kindly offered me a place to support the project. It is a known fact that the highest unemployment rates are observed in Greece, especially those who are under 25 face being jobless. So my plan was to take a portrait of each interviewee. Weiterlesen