EESC President: The future of Greece lies in a green economy

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EESC President: The future of Greece lies in a green economyGreeks have a wonderful land, a wonderful country with huge cultural heritage and immense opportunities in the tourism sector

The package of policy proposals presented by European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on December 11 is a great opportunity, not only for the European Union but for the whole world, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) President Luca Jahier noted in an interview with the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA) on Monday.

Greeks have a wonderful land, a wonderful country with huge cultural heritage, immense opportunities in the tourism sector and he advised them not to leave their country but invest in the future, stressing that Greece was a huge "repository" of growth that they should exploit.

Asked about the financial 'detonator' that Greece might need, he noted that the new era has already commenced and there are already funds available to promote the "European Green Deal".

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