The Sea, the City and the God. The Kalaureia Research Program

Project: Research

Project Details


The programme is hosted by the Swedish Archaeological Institute at Athens and it is funded by the the Stiftelsen Riksbankens Jubileumsfond (National Bank of Sweden Tercentenary Foundation, 2007–2012, c. £2.2 million). The project combines three different strands of inquiry into an important sanctuary of ancient Greece: archaeological investigation, study of the local religion and its contribution to understanding Greek religion in general, and exploration of the impact of the archaeological remains on the local community. Dr J. Pakkanen's responsibility is the study and publication of the architecture at the site.
Effective start/end date1/09/0730/04/10


  • National Bank Sweden: £124,996.00

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water