TAP promptly responded to a request by the hospital's management. The Paediatric Clinic renovation started mid-2017 and was completed in four months, while four jobs were created in the process.
The hospital’s request, as well as the donation, was warmly supported by the Komotini Municipality, as the clinic’s ward hospitalises and treats children aged 0 to 16, from the entire Regional Unit of Rodopi.
The hospital’s management and medical staff welcomed the renovation. The Paediatric Clinic was inaugurated in February 2018, in the presence of the Chief of the Komotini General Hospital "Sismanogleio," Dr. Georgios Filippidis; its Medical Director, Dr. Konstantinos Mavromatidis; the Director of the Paediatric Clinic, Dr. Eleni Karanikolaou; as well as Nikos Sotirakopoulos, Komotini’s Deputy Mayor for Social Issues and Solidarity.
TAP was represented by its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Advisor, Zoe Bavavea, the Community Liaison Officer for Eastern Macedonia and Thrace, Spyros Nakos, and Communications Manager, Katerina Mouzouraki.
This initiative is part of the Social and Environmental Investment (SEI) programme that TAP implements in Northern Greece, and aims to enhance the quality of life of local communities along the pipeline route.