The Karditsa perfecture is part of the Thessaly region in Central Greece. Full of history and an astonishing natural environment Karditsa has great opportunities of development, especially on tourism around the Plastira Lake. Furthermore the new generation of agriculture can give a unique boost to the region providing high-quality, nutritious products that can be exported worldwide.
The Hellenic Parliament is the cornerstone of our modern democracy in its ancient cradle. As a chairman of the Standing Committee on Defence and Foreign Affairs my goal is to formulate a policy of soft power in cooperation with our partners promoting our national positions combined with the growth prospects for South Eastern Europe and Eastern Mediterranean.
The role of the politician is to listen to the messages from the future, and combine them with the demands of the people for a better life. Through lectures, interviews and meetings I am trying to create a network of relations that promote our interests in a way that we get entrusted by our partners and our fellow citizens.
The complex and multifaceted issues concerning the function and role of the Diaspora was the object entrusted to me by the prime minister Antonis Samaras in his first government. The position of deputy minister requires constant awareness and vigilance on the challenges and prospects generated.