Did you know that the European Union is the world's leading donor of Development assistance and Humanitarian aid?
From the emergency operations in the aftermath of Typhoon Haivan to the ongoing reconstruction in the Philippines. From the efforts to help those suffering from the conflict in Syria to building schools for girls in Somalia. From life-saving interventions and restoration of social services in Central Africa Republic to provision of safe drinking water and sanitation systems in Haiti: the EU acts when and where it's most needed.
At the EuropeAid and ECHO stand, you will see how the EU's assistance directly improves the lives of millions of the world's most vulnerable people. You will see how the EU helps to shape a better world for all.
Visit a “refugee tent” and learn more about how EU helps out in all the world major crises. Through mini documentaries you will see how, the European Commission with only €2 per EU citizen every year makes a vital difference for over 120 million people caught up in conflicts and disasters.
Come and participate in our Development Quiz and see how we stand in our fight against poverty: a great opportunity to challenge stereotypes while learning about the astonishing results of EU cooperation ahead of 2015, designated as the European Year for Development! You never know, you may even win one of our development prizes…