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A Europe-wide response to the Ebola epidemic

15/09/2014

European Commission Statement Brussels, 15 September 2014 Statement by EU Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Kristalina Georgieva and EU Commissioner for Health, Tonio Borg, following the High Level Event to coordinate the response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa: The EU...

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EU supports African Union mission to fight Ebola

08/09/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 September 2014 The European Commission will provide €5 million to the newly established mission of the African Union (AU) "Support to Ebola Outbreak in West-Africa" (ASEOWA) that will join the ongoing efforts to contain the spread of the disease in the region.

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EU announces €140m package in response to Ebola virus outbreak

05/09/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 5 September 2014 The European Commission has today announced €140m of funding for the countries currently affected by the Ebola virus in West Africa: Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Nigeria.

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The EU's response to help fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa

05/09/2014

European Commission MEMO Brussels, 5 September 2014 What is the situation with the Ebola outbreak? The current Ebola outbreak is affecting the West Africa region: Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Nigeria and most recently Senegal. It is the worst outbreak ever of the epidemic.

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La coopération de l'Union européenne au Bénin français (fr)

04/09/2014

Commission européenne MEMO Bruxelles, 4 septembre 2014 Le Bénin, peuplé par près de 10 millions d'habitants, doit lutter contre la pauvreté dans un contexte où le taux de croissance annuel de la population est de 3,25% par an et l'espérance de vie à la naissance de 56 ans.

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Commissioner Piebalgs to announce new support for Benin during his visit to the country

04/09/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 4 September 2014 EU Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs is to announce tomorrow that EU support for Benin in 2014-2020 will amount to almost €450 million. This announcement will be made during his visit to Benin on 4 and 5 September 2014.

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Commissioner Piebalgs signs Development programmes for 21 African, Caribbean and Pacific countries

02/09/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 2 September 2014 Today, European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, and representatives from 21 African, Caribbean and Pacific countries, have co-signed the National Indicative Programmes (NIP) under the 11th European Development Fund for the period 2014-2020 in Apia (Samoa), for a total amount of €339...

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Speech by Commissioner Piebalgs at the Opening Plenary Session of the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States

01/09/2014

European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Andris PIEBALGS European Commissioner for Development Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Samoa, 1 September 2014 I am honoured to be speaking to you today on behalf of the EU and its Member States, at the Third International Conference on SIDS.

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Commissioner Piebalgs calls for a stronger partnership with Small Islands Developing States

29/08/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 29 August 2014 EU Development Commissioner, Andris Piebalgs, will represent the EU at the UN Third International Conference on Small Islands Developing States (SIDS), organised in Samoa from 1 to 4 September.

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West Africa: EU boosts its immediate aid to contain Ebola outbreak

08/08/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 August 2014 The European Union is increasing by an additional €8 million its efforts to contain the spread of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. This is the fourth increase of EU assistance for this crisis.

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