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The need to build resilience

23/09/2011 - This year’s drought has triggered a humanitarian crisis in the Horn of Africa. The earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan earlier in the year also showed the terrible damage that can be inflicted on developed economies. (...)

Commissioner Georgieva to discuss humanitarian challenges with international counterparts in Washington and New York

21/09/2011 - The United Nations General Assembly and the World Bank-IMF Annual Meetings are drawing several EU Commissioners to the US this week. Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva will also attend the global events in Washington and New York, (...)

Europe dispatches new assistance to the victims of monsoon floods in Bangladesh

19/09/2011 - The European Commission has allocated €5 million in response to the urgent humanitarian needs of Bangladeshis affected by the severe floods of recent weeks. This emergency funding will provide for food assistance, clean drinking water, shelter, (...)

New humanitarian aid to bring relief to flood victims in Pakistan

16/09/2011 - The European Commission will provide €10 million in emergency relief to the victims of the monsoon floods in Pakistan. The disaster has already killed more than 200 people, and over 280 000 others have registered in camps for the internally displaced. The Commission's humanitarian assistance will fund shelter, (...)

The Commission, ASEAN and Indonesia keen on more vigorous cooperation in disaster response and risk reduction

12/09/2011 - The European Commission and ASEAN will pursue closer cooperation in regional disaster management. The mutual commitment was confirmed in Jakarta by Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva and by representatives of the Indonesian government and the ASEAN Secretary General. (...)

Commissioner Georgieva discusses ways to step up support for the most vulnerable in Burma/Myanmar

10/09/2011 - Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva has just completed a humanitarian mission to Burma/Myanmar. In Naypyidaw and Yangon she discussed the challenges of managing disasters and humanitarian problems with government representatives and humanitarian partners of the European Commission. (...)

Commissioner Georgieva travels to Southeast Asia to discuss cooperation on tackling disasters and humanitarian challenges

09/09/2011 - As one of the world's most disaster-prone regions, where impressive growth is combined with persisting humanitarian challenges, Southeast Asia is often on the European Commission's agenda for humanitarian assistance and disaster management. (...)