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10/02/2015
The EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides conveys his deepest condolences to the families of the three humanitarian aid workers killed in Sudan, Kurmuk locality, on Sunday 8 February 2015. The staff of the...
06/02/2015
The European Commission and the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy are presenting the first EU comprehensive strategy to tackle the crises in Syria and Iraq allocating €1 billion in funding for the next two years. The...
05/02/2015
"Ebola cases in West Africa are on the rise again. For the first time this year, we saw an increase in new infections in the week to 1 February – with 124 new confirmed cases across Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia. This is very worrying.The...
05/02/2015
The European Commission is giving €3 million in humanitarian aid to assist the people affected by severe flooding in Malawi, Mozambique and Madagascar."The current heavy rains in the region have caused floods that destroyed houses, schools,...
03/02/2015
EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides, is today addressing some 250 members of the humanitarian community gathered at the European consultation leading to the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS).This regional...
29/01/2015
The European Union has increased its assistance to the Syria crisis by €136 million in humanitarian funding. Aid is provided both inside the country and in neighbouring countries hosting Syrian refugees.The funding was announced as EU Commissioner...
27/01/2015
Three EU-chartered cargo planes shipping a total of over 85 tonnes of relief supplies are reaching Ukraine today. The first plane landed in Dnepropetrovsk this morning at around 12:30 local time.EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis...
26/01/2015
The European Union is increasing its humanitarian assistance in Ukraine where the latest surge of violence has deepened an already desperate situation.The aid package was announced by EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management...
23/01/2015
Today marks the launch of the EU Aid Volunteers initiative's activities following its three-year preparatory phase. The flagship initiative, running through 2020, will create over 4 000 volunteer opportunities in the humanitarian field.  "Change...
19/01/2015
In north-eastern Nigeria, a brutal campaign is being waged against innocent civilians. The European Commission is providing assistance with almost €8 million to help the victims of this violence, as well as to combat malnutrition in the country.A...

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