For the past 25 years Thanos Belalidis has been exploring ways to promote a sustainable and caring world. Today he is an accomplished project manager and advertiser, focused exclusively on Sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Contribution projects.
Ηe is a founding member of “Sympraxis Team”, an agency with 17 years of experience in operational planning, fundraising, project management and communication of environmental and social projects. Sympraxis Team has supported more than 300 initiatives, worth about 25.000.000€, funded by 100 businesses, 7 foundations, the European Commission and other institutions.
Thanos is particularly proud for his contributions to projects such as:
- The “school that you want” initiative, renovating schools, on behalf of Coca Cola 3Ε.
- The “1againstracism.gr” campaign for the United Nations Refugee Agency, the first initiative of its kind in Greece.
- The installation of a recycling program for OTE COSMOTE (Deutche Telecom Group) used by 10.000 company employees.
- The “Some forests have their own aura” campaign, reforestating Greek mountains (the overall campaign results exceed 75.000 surviving trees), supported by the AVRA spring water brand.
His interviews have appeared and were published in media such as Frankfurt Algemeine, the London Times, the National Geographic and the Discovery Channels. He has presented in various events such as TEDx, Sustainable Brands and the International Fundraising Conference. He has also presented in Institutions such as the Universities of Copenhagen, Villabajo and Crete.
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