The Ecumenical Patriarchate's Order of the Dignitaries of the Apostle Andrew will honour Greece's ambassador in the United States, Vassilis Kaskarelis. According to a relevant announcement, ambassador Kaskarelis will be honoured for his "valuable contribution" to Greece, expatriates, Orthodoxy and the just causes of the Ecumenical Patriarchate.

The event, together with a dinner, will be taking place on Thursday February 17 at a hotel in Manhattan.