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Commissioner Georgieva at Jahalin School in Area C of the West Bank. © EU

Commissioner Georgieva: evictions and house demolitions in East Jerusalem must stop

15/05/2011 - EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid Kristalina Georgieva continues her visit to the occupied Palestinian territory and Israel. Today she and UN Under Secretary General Valerie Amos met with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Prime Minister Salam Fayyad. (...)

UN humanitarian chief Amos (left) and Commissioner Georgieva (right)

Commissioner Georgieva on a humanitarian mission to the occupied Palestinian territory and Israel, together with UN humanitarian chief Valerie Amos

13/05/2011 - The European Commissioner for humanitarian aid and crisis response is setting out on a four-day mission to the West Bank, Gaza, Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva will be accompanied by Valerie Amos, the United Nations Under-Secretary-General (...)

EU Civil Protection Mechanism fire fighting aircraft in action © EU

Israel receives European help to fight raging forest fires

03/12/2010 - The European Commission has moved quickly to help Israel put out the forest fires blazing in the north of the country. Last night, acting upon Israel's request for help, the Commission activated the EU Civil Protection Mechanism, (...)