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...
07/04/2014 - Photo story
Le nombre de cas de dengue, une maladie mortelle transmise par les moustiques, a augmenté en Asie du Sud-Est, et particulièrement en 2013, avec plus de 33 000 cas signalés dans les six premiers mois au seul Laos.
17/10/2013 - Dernières nouvelles
Le service d'aide humanitaire et de protection civile de la Commission européenne (ECHO) envoie deux experts humanitaires pour évaluer les besoins à la suite des inondations survenues au Cambodge et dans le centre du Viêt Nam.
12/10/2012 - Photo story
Pa Kouay, 71, points to her well: “We have been flooded four times this monsoon “ she explains. “But because the well now has a concrete base and ring to protect it I had no problems with fresh water, not like last year during the bad floods.” Her...
29/02/2012 - Blog post
Angela Pollitzer, ECHO Desk officer, Brussels recounts her visit to Lao in February 2012. She visited local projects with Dr Marie Theres Benner, ECHO’s regional health coordinator based in Bangkok. Their visits were part of a mission to monitor...