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Workers at a lorry assembly line

Weekly meeting22/07/2015

Kick-starting investment; changing EFSM; supporting workers and refugees

The Commission agreed on measures to kick-start investment in the real economy. It also proposed changes to the EFSM Regulation to protect non-euro area Member States, highlighted support to redundant workers and discussed migration.

European Commission announces humanitarian funding for Libya

Press release03/08/2015

European Commission announces humanitarian funding for Libya

The EU is giving €6 million in humanitarian funding to address the growing needs in Libya. The conflict has impacted the lives of civilians, causing shortages of medical supplies, displacement, and disrupting basic services and communications.

New EU support package of €116.8 million for Tunisia

News31/07/2015

New EU support package of €116.8 million for Tunisia

The EU adopted the first part of its 2015 annual assistance package for Tunisia.  €116.8 million EU support aims to strengthen the security sector and to support socio-economic and regional development in the country.

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