07/07/2016 - Dernières nouvelles
The European Commission is making available €12.3 million to strengthen the capacity of countries across Asia and the Pacific to prepare for and protect themselves from recurring natural disasters.
20/06/2016 - Dernières nouvelles
On the occasion of World Refugee Day, the following statement is issued by Frans Timmermans, First Vice-President for Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights, Federica Mogherini, High...
24/05/2016 - Dernières nouvelles
At the World Humanitarian Summit taking place this week in Istanbul, the EU has committed to strengthen prevention and preparedness, improve the international response and help find solutions to support an overstrained humanitarian system.
13/05/2016 - Dernières nouvelles
At the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit taking place in ten days in Istanbul, Turkey, the EU and its Member States will jointly call for a reshape of the global humanitarian system.
13/05/2016 - Video
Today, some 125 million men, women and children worldwide are in need of humanitarian aid. At this critical juncture, the international community comes together at the first ever World Humanitarian Summit on 23-24 May 2016 to rethink the way relief...
20/04/2016 - Blog post
The phone rings. The screen indicates the call comes from 1294, the voice-based 'early warning system' that Ms. Chonn, a resident of Cambodia’s Pursat Province and a mother of six, signed up to a few weeks ago.
08/01/2016 - Blog post
In Cambodia, a country particularly prone to natural disasters, the European Commission is supporting communities to build up their resilience against the recurring onslaught of floods, droughts and typhoons.
15/10/2015 - Dernières nouvelles
Around one in nine people in the world goes to bed hungry every day. Although the number of people suffering from hunger worldwide has fallen by around 20% over the last decade, the fight against food insecurity remains very high on the global...
12/10/2015 - Video
In the last decade, 80% of the deaths caused by natural disasters happened in Asia. South-east Asia is particularly vulnerable, with almost 150 million people in ASEAN Member States (Association of South-east Asian Nations) affected during that...
28/08/2015 - Blog post
Cambodia is considered one of the world’s most vulnerable countries to natural disasters. Over the last few years, floods and droughts have affected thousands of Cambodians, particularly small-scale farmers, rural women, and vulnerable groups such...