At the international conference on assistance and support to Beirut and the Lebanese people, the European Commission has pledged a new funding worth €30 million to help address the immediate needs of those affected by the deadly explosion in Beirut on 4 August. This comes on top of the €33 million already announced by President von der Leyen in her phone call on Thursday with the Lebanese President.
Commission President von der Leyen spoke this morning with Hassan Diab, Prime Minister of Lebanon.
Applications for the 11th Access City Award competition are now open. EU cities have until 9 September to apply.
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