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16/07/2014
The United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution to enable UN life-saving assistance across four Syria border crossing points, without needing the consent of the Government of Syria. The resolution will enable access to 3...
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14/07/2014
The EU is launching its first development trust fund in support of the Central African Republic (CAR). Starting with €59 million, the fund will help the transition from emergency humanitarian aid to longer-term development assistance. It will...
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11/07/2014
In our ever-lasting efforts to provide up-to-date and user-friendly information about our activities – we have revamped the ECHO website. The new platform is meant to better serve our online community by providing easy access, simplified navigation...
High-level event to mark end of Commission's mandate as ODSG's Chair
30/06/2014
LAST UPDATE: 02/07/2014 - The European Commission – for the first time since the establishment of the Group – has been at the steering wheel of the Donor Support Group (ODSG) of the United Nations' Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian...
24/06/2014
In view of the alarming spread of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the European Union has stepped up its relief assistance. The EU is providing additional €500 000 to enhance interventions aimed at curbing the worsening epidemic in Guinea,...

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