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Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides
17/05/2018
Today, the European Commission announced new humanitarian aid of €3 million to help civilians in need of urgent assistance in Gaza. The funding will be channelled exclusively through international humanitarian partners to deliver health, water, and...
Solai Dam
14/05/2018
In response to ongoing devastating floods in Kenya, the European Union has provided €1.5 million in humanitarian funding to assist the most affected families. The funding will help provide emergency shelter and basic household essentials, emergency...
Refugees in the south of Chad
04/05/2018
The European Commission's Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations has approved an additional €200 000 in aid for 8 000 Central African refugees in Chad which will be distributed by the Red Cross movement.As violence increases in Central...
Commissioner Stylianides, concluded the Conference
26/04/2018
On 24 and 25 April, the EU and the UN co-chaired the Brussels II Conference “Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region”. The Conference brought together delegations from over 85 countries, international organisations, and civil society who...
Syria conference
24/04/2018
For today and tomorrow, the EU hosts the second Brussels Conference "Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region", co-chaired with the United Nations. Ahead of the main ministerial plenary sessions tomorrow, High Representative/Vice-President...
Movie still NotATarget by ICRC
18/04/2018
From 18 April to 1 May 2018, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), supported by the European Commission's European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations in collaboration with the Belgian Red Cross, will broadcast a short...
DRC by ICRC
13/04/2018
In Geneva, the European Union co-hosted the 'Humanitarian Conference on the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)'. On this occasion, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides reiterated the EU's support in...
copyright ICRC
03/04/2018
As the crisis in Yemen continues to worsen, the European Union has pledged €107.5 million in new funding for 2018 to help civilians most in need across the country.The announcement was made at the High Level Pledging Event for the Humanitarian...
02/04/2018
Greece bore the weight of responsibility at the height of the Mediterranean refugee and migrant crisis which at its peak saw 10 000 men women and children arriving in the country in one day. Currently there are over 45 000 refugees and migrants who...
Commissioner Stylianides in DRC
26/03/2018
According to the United Nations 2018 Humanitarian Response Plan, 16.6 million people are affected by the crisis in the Democratic Republic Congo (DRC), with 13.1 million people in need of assistance. Over 5.1 million people are displaced: 4.49 ...

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