Reporting hate speech
Racist Violence Recording Network (RVRN)
For reporting hate speech attacks on the basis of ethnic or national origin, colour of skin, religion, disability, sexual orientation or sexual identity.
phone: +30 210 7233216
The Greek Ombudsman has the authority to intervene in cases involving public bodies. For full description of their mandate check the background document below.
Phone: +30 213 1306600 (Mon-Tue & Thu-Fri 8.30-14.00, Wed 8.30 -16.30)
fax (+30) 213 1306 800 and (+30) 210 729 21 29
Reporting hate crime
Hellenic Police – Services for Combating Racist Violence
For reporting instances of exhortation, preparation, and/or perpetration of activities or actions that may incite racial discrimination, hatred, and/or violence against persons or groups of persons because of their race, complexion, religion, family-tree history, genealogic, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability.
In person at a police station
General Secretariat for Gender Equality
For reporting any type of gender-based violence, including sexual and psychological violence.
Phone: (+30) 210 3315291 - 5
(+30) 210 3315276
Address: 8 Dragatsaniou str., 105 59 Athens, Greece
Hellenic Police – CyberKid of the Cyber Crime Division
For reporting any kind of cyberbullying, hate speech online and other forms of crime online.
phone : 11188
through the application ‘CYBERKID’
Postal address: 173, Alexandra ave., 11522, Athens
Greek Safer Internet Centre
Offers support via telephone, email and chat to persons effected by harmful content and conduct online. It operates on working days from 9:00 to 17:00.
The hotline is for reporting illegal content and conduct on the internet, with a primary concern for the elimination of child sexual abuse material.
Email: email@example.com and for information firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on the procedures and legal grounds to take action visit:
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