Donors Conference on Haiti
Commissioner Georgieva participated in the International Donors Conference "Towards a New Future for Haiti", at UN headquarters in New York on 31 March. As part of the preparatory work for this major international gathering, an "outreach" conference for non-governmental organisations working in Haiti was held (...)
In the field in Chile
Kristalina Georgieva has been to areas in Chile worst-affected by the recent earthquake. In her blog, she reports that while the damage is huge, the country's "disaster preparedness has been impressive." See also the video footage from her visit.
Commissioner's blog: Haiti
Kristalina Georgieva has been in Haiti visiting EU-funded projects and meeting ministers, officials, aid workers and Haitians affected by the earthquake. Visit her blog to get her impressions from her first mission as European Commissioner reponsible for crisis response.