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Rescued Rohingya grateful for local support after 120 days stranded at sea

Malaysian officials have also reported that at least 300 are on a vessel off the Coast of Koh Adang Island in Thailand. No further details are...

Martino Roberto Chiappa: EU Aid Volunteer helping the coronavirus response in Mozambique

By the beginning of this year, coronavirus had started spreading in Europe.  As soon as the pandemic started affecting Italy, my home country, I...

Providing Free Healthcare in the Democratic Republic of Congo and preparing Communities for Coronavirus

Children in the Lemera Health Zone are struggling as well; nearly 10 percent of children under the age of five suffer from acute undernutrition, and...

Welcome to Mbera

At the Mbera Camp Health Centre (in Mauritania’s Malian refugee camp), Aminata is in charge of the maternal health unit. She admires her co-workers...

“Chaotic and serious”: An eyewitness account from the Philippines’ Taal Volcano disaster

Arlynn Aquino who heads the EU’s humanitarian office in the Philippines, is monitoring the situation on the ground in Luzon. Below are a few of her...


The EU Civil Protection Mechanism is set up to enhance cooperation between its Member and Participating States in the prevention, preparedness and...


The Syrian war, now in its 10th year, has forced millions to flee their homes. Neighbouring Turkey currently hosts 3.6 million Syrian refugees, over 1...


The coronavirus pandemic has a major health, social and economic impact on societies around the globe, in particular on the poorest countries facing...


The conflict in eastern Ukraine started in 2014 and some 3.4 million people are still in dire need of humanitarian aid. The EU continues to support...


Yemen has entered its sixth year of conflict, one of the hardest due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Mahmoud is 12 years old and lives in Syria. An accident with an unexploded shell killed his cousin. He lost his left leg, but that didn't stop...
The war in Syria, now in its 10th year, has forced millions to flee for safety and leave their homes and belongings behind. Neighbouring Turkey...
The conflict in eastern Ukraine has now entered its seventh year, affecting around 430,000 children. Daryna from Nyzhnie is one of them. Like other...
“I like to play ball during the break,” says Anton. The 6-year-old lives in Zolote, eastern Ukraine, where the conflict has now entered its 7th year...
Many women in Mali are threatened by armed conflicts and have no choice but to flee their homes, leaving everything behind. They rely on humanitarian...