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Onic Palandjian

CEO , Europa Aluminium

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How can we avert / minimize the brain-drain from countries in crisis?

Many young, bright Greeks with excellent ideas, energy to work hard and prove themselves want to leave Greece. It’s similar for Egyptians, Tunisians, Armenians, Portuguese and other countries in crisis. Morale is at an all-time low and something drastic has to happen in order to change the trend. A country without young educated people has no future.
Could in our case the solution be the Greeks of the Diaspora?

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    Apr 13 2011: Thank you all for your feedback!
    Do you think it is therefore fair to admit to 25-35 year olds that their chance of getting a job in these problematic countries is slim and they should find their luck and career elsewhere ? Can this be a sustainable way to rebuilt a country in crisis?
    If not, how can the Diaspora of each country help?

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