Olivier De Schutter tells Newsweek that "five shocks" have hit the global economy that could lead to the entire political idea of austerity being rethought.
Protestors have taken to the streets in 100 cities around the country to oppose changes that have resulted in a loss of previously guaranteed monthly support.
The unrest centers on rising costs and government austerity.
A new study shows that austerity measures played a big part in the rise of the Nazi Party.
Greece cannot handle more austerity.
"She knows what she's doing." Loach tells Newsweek what he thinks about May's attitude to austerity.
A report claims that government tax and benefit policies will hit women harder than men.
Around 1,500 pensioners marched against the austerity cuts demanded by international lenders.
The trailer for Ken Loach's latest film is here.
The country's next government will need to show it is serious about fiscal policy.
The reforms are necessary to secure further bailout funds from Greece's creditors.
The International Monetary Fund, the European Central Bank and the European Commission troika has its first colony: Greece.
The report's authors warn that their findings may have been exacerbated by the Coalition government's cuts.
A female protester seeking to "End the ECB Dick-tatorship" interrupted a press conference.
Areas with bigger spending cuts have greater chance of a food bank opening, says Oxford University report.
Both parties voiced support for the movement, whilst organisers estimate at least 100 supporters attended.
Syriza, Greece's ruling party, is one of the groups which make up the 'Blockupy' movement.
One of Blockupy protest organisers says troika is responsible for the austerity measures that have pushed people into poverty.
Athens pledged not to roll back any reforms that could have a negative fiscal impact and to honor all its debts.
Reports from the small village of Asprokampos claim that the icon has been 'crying' since the election results.
Greece plans to make its debt more manageable by swapping rescue loans for growth-indexed bonds.
Greek suicides increase by a third after the introduction of austerity measures in 2011.
Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said the new left-wing government would spare privately held bonds from losses.