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.
The European Union (EU) is committed to the safety of humanitarian workers. Every year, the EU marks World Humanitarian Day by adding its voice to the global campaign that honours humanitarian workers who, day after day, put their lives on the...
In response to a series of floods that wreaked havoc across areas of the north-eastern states of Assam and Manipur since May, the European Commission is providing close to €200 000 in humanitarian aid funding to assist the most vulnerable...
Following the deadly mudslide and floods that have caused hundreds of casualties in Sierra Leone and displaced around 1100 households, the EU has released an initial amount of emergency humanitarian assistance of €300 000 for the most vulnerable...
The European Commission has today announced a new wave of emergency support projects to help refugees in Greece worth €209 million.
Mikri Poli, a new community centre for refugees and migrants opens its doors today in Ioannina.
This week marks the completion of the first twelve months since the EU emergency support regulation was adopted by the Council.
The European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy adopted a Joint Communication proposing a forward- looking EU strategy for Syria on 14 March 2017.
The European Commission is scaling up its response to the humanitarian crisis in Iraq with a new aid package in 2017 worth €42.5 million.
The European Commission has announced additional assistance for the Lake Chad region in 2017 as humanitarian needs grow.