George A. Papandreou (born June 16, 1952) is Former Prime Minister of Greece, current President of Socialist International, a Member of the Hellenic Parliament and former President of the Panhellenic Socialist Movement (PASOK). He served as the 11th Prime Minister of Greece from October 6, 2009 - November 11, 2011, after PASOK’s victory in the October 2009 national elections.

George A. Papandreou

We Need a Fourth Branch of Government | NYT Opinion 08.10.2019

On IWD2019 | 08.03.2019

On the passing of Jalal Talabani | 03.10.2017

Success in Cyprus will help peace in wider region | 19.04.2016

Cem-Papandreou Peace Award 2015 speech | 21.07.2015

SI Statement on Greece | An Appeal to European Leaders | 05.07.2015

Socialist International President George A. Papandreou: “Save Palmyra” | 22.05.2015

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ABC tv interview with Greek PM

Interview, Press Office, Prime Minister

Australian Broadcasting Corporation ABC tv “Lateline” Greek PM discusses economic turmoil Reporter: Philip Williams (Data transmission February 24, 2010) The Greek prime minister discusses his plans to deal with the nation’s crippling debt in the face of fierce anti-reform protests. Tony Jones, Presenter: Greeks are again taking to the streets to protest against tough economic […]

The Economist, Interview with Papandreou

Interview, Press Office, Prime Minister

The Economist, Interview with Greek Prime Minister Papandreou George Papandreou on Greece’s woes We haven’t asked for a bailout The Greek prime minister says he understands the EU’s concerns but stresses his country is not asking for handouts George A. Papandreou: We are not asking for German money. We are asking to be able to […]

SPIEGEL’s Interview with Papandreou

Interview, Press Office, Prime Minister

SPIEGEL Interview with Greek Prime Minister Papandreou – Issue 8 / 2010 Interview to the journalists Manfred Ertel and Mathieu Von Rohr ‘It’s a Question of Survival for Greece’ ‘We Want to Turn Ourselves into a Role Model’ All eyes are on Greece as the country tries desperately to reduce its dangerously high budget deficit […]

Interview to Andrew Marr, BBC One

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Interview to the journalist Andrew Marr of the BBC One Andrew Marr interviewed the Greek Prime Minister, George Papandreou Andrew Marr: We’ve been warned about an age of austerity in Britain, but in Greece that’s already begun. Faced with a yawning deficit and vast public debts, the Socialist government’s freezing wages, putting up taxes, and […]

Growth Strategies after the Crisis

Press Office, Prime Minister, Speech

Speech at the Conference on Progressive Governance: “Growth Strategies after the Crisis” “Ladies and gentlemen, dear colleagues, thank you for the invitation. Can we go back to business as usual after the crisis? I would say certainly not. First of all, the crisis isn’t over yet. Greece is but one example. Secondly, it would mean […]

Interview on CNN

Interview, Press Office, Prime Minister

Interview with Prime Minister George A. Papandreou to the reporter Christiane Amanpour on CNN Christiane Amanpour: And now we are going to go to Moscow, where we have re-established audio contact. And hopefully, Mr. Prime Minister, George Papandreou, you can hear me now. George A. Papandreou: Yes, Christiane, and thank you very much for hosting […]

Interview in the Russian agency RIA-NOVOSTI

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Greek prime minister to talk oil, economy in Moscow Question RIA-NOVOSTI: Mister prime minister, what is the goal of your upcoming visit to Russia and what issues will you discuss in Moscow? George A. Papandreou: We intend to strengthen our ties with Russia by increasing our bilateral contacts, beyond our strong foundations of cooperation in […]

Delhi Sustainable Development Summit 2010

Press Office, Prime Minister, Speech

Speech at the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit 2010 – Beyond Copenhagen: New Pathways to Sustainable Development (Hotel “Taj Palace” New Delhi, India) “Ladies and gentlemen, thank you very much. I would like to thank the Energy and Resource Institute, Dr. Rajenda Pachauri and of course the IPCC for the work that you have been doing. […]

We want to make sure that Greece is credible

Interview, Press Office, Prime Minister

Interview to journalist Christophe Midol-Monnet of “EURONEWS” Papandreou: “We want to make sure that Greece is credible” Could Greece become the first eurozone economy to collapse as it struggles to fund its soaring public debt. Not so, says the country’s Prime Minister George Papandreou. His socialist government aims to cut the national deficit to 3 […]

Speech at the Annual Conference of Serbian Ambassadors

Press Office, Prime Minister, Speech

“Dear Ilica, honourable ladies and gentlemen of the Diplomatic Corps, it is a privilege, an honour and a pleasure to address such a distinguished audience today. I am very pleased that my visit takes place at such a promising time for Serbia’s European perspective, with its formal application for membership submitted last month, a week […]

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