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

Interview

Press Conference at the NYSE

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Press Conference at the New York Stock Exchange Marshall Carter : Ladies and gentlemen, on behalf of NYSE Euronext, I’d like to welcome Prime Minister Papandreou here to the NYSE. We just had a very engaging, delightful lunch conversation about all the hard work that is going on here and in Greece. And I think […]

‘There is real danger in global austerity

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Interview in Christian Science Monitor The Christian Science Monitor — Prime minister of Greece: ‘There is real danger in global austerity’ The prime minister of Greece, George Papandreou, says his country is earning a new credibility after its debt crisis. Athens, Greece George Papandreou is the prime minister of Greece. He spoke with Global Viewpoint […]

We could help mediate Middle East peace agreements

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Greek PM to Haaretz: We could help mediate Middle East peace agreements Papandreou lands in Israel after short stop in Cyprus, dismisses suggestion, raised by one of his hosts, that his visit was directly related to the Israeli-Turkish crisis. By Avirama Golan Greece could help mediate peace agreements between Israel and its neighbors, its prime […]

Papandreou’s Odyssey

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Interview to the bimonthly American magazine “Foreign Policy” by senior editor Benjamin Pauker Papandreou’s Odyssey GREEKS AREN’T LAZY The Greek prime minister has gone from leader of the socialist party to wielding the axe against entitlements — and his long journey has just begun. In an exclusive interview, George Papandreou looks to the future and […]

Reinvigorating Greece is an Olympian task

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Interveiw to The Guardian Reinvigorating Greece is an Olympian task for prime minister Papandreou The irony of a socialist dismantling the state is not lost on Papandreou, particularly when it was set up by his own father Helena Smith in Poros When George Papandreou, the Greek prime minister, swims, he cuts through the water with […]

We have made major changes

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Interview of Greek Prime Minister George A. Papandreou on American network “PBS” Judy’s Woodruff show “NewsHour” with journalist Paul Solman Greek Prime Minister: Debt Recovery is ‘Daunting’ Judy Woodruff: Next: the beginning of a new series about the global economic situation. “NewsHour” economics correspondent Paul Solman will be reporting from Europe about the problems there […]

Greece working hard to tackle corruption

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Interview to the BBC (Newsnight) Interview by Kirsty Wark Papandreou: Greece working hard to tackle corruption The Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou tells Kirsty Wark that his country is working hard to tackle tax evasion and corruption. He says the Greek public sector had previously been mismanaged and that there had been a lack of […]

Interview in “Der Standard”

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Interview von Ministerpräsident Giorgos Papandreou an der österreichischen Tageszeitung “Der Standard” mit Journalisten Christoph Prantner und András Szigetvári “Ich lade die Herren herzlich nach Athen ein” Für Griechenlands Premier Giorgos Papandreou hat sein Land das Gröbste überstanden Für Griechenlands Premier Giorgos Papandreou hat sein Land das Gröbste überstanden. Warum er seine Hoffnungen künftig in die […]

Interview at «Al Jazeera English»

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Interview with Prime Minister George A. Papandreou at «Al Jazeera English» by Barnaby Phillips Talk to Jazeera: George Papandreou The Greek prime minister talks about his country’s debt crisis Greece ‘will emerge more viable’ * George Papandreou, the prime minister of Greece, is a man at the very centre of the crisis hitting the euro […]

Entrevista con “EL PAIS”

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EL PAIS.com Edicion Global — Papandreu: “Son los ciudadanos quienes pagan la mala gestión” Entrevista realizada por JAVIER MORENO El primer ministro griego se ha enfrentado a cinco huelgas contra el ajuste que se ha visto obligado a imponer.- En una entrevista con EL PAÍS, pide tiempo para devolver la credibilidad internacional a su país […]