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  • Ensuring that the Emergency Response Coordination Centre is always ready to help EU countries in need.
  • Enabling authorities in Europe to better fight natural and man-made disasters, by promoting cooperation and joint action.
  • Building close relationships with the UN, NGOs and civil society to make joint humanitarian work more effective.
  • Making sure that the EU can finance all commitments made to humanitarian work and that budget rules are respected.

Christos Stylianides is part of the following Project Teams:

Mission letter

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European Parliament hearings

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Christos Stylianides' team supports him in his daily work.
Team page



Appointments and meetings

  • Wed-Thu 29-30 Nov
    Saudi Arabia

    Addressing the High-level workshop on the humanitarian crisis in Yemen (Riyadh)

    Christos Stylianides
  • Thu-Fri 30-01 Nov-Dec

    Visit to Bangladesh

    Christos Stylianides


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Cypriot nationality. Married, one son.

  • European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management
    • 2014-present
  • Member of the European Parliament
    • 2014
  • Government spokesperson
    • 2013-2014
  • Vice-Chair of the Committee on Foreign and European Affairs
    • 2011-2013
  • Elected Member of the bureau of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly
    • 2011-2013
  • Member of the Cyprus House of Representatives
    • 2006-2013
  • Member of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly
    • 2006-2011
  • Government spokesperson
    • 1998-1999
  • Co-founder of the Movement for Political Modernization and Reform, promoting Cyprus´s EU accession and state & political reform
  • Dental surgery degree
    • 1984