17/03/2018 - Dernières nouvelles
Au cours d’un déplacement officiel en Colombie pour visiter les projets humanitaires de l’UE et rencontrer des représentants du gouvernement, Christos Stylianides, commissaire européen à l’aide humanitaire et la gestion des crises, a annoncé aujourd...
26/01/2018 - Country page
La région de l’Amérique latine et des Caraïbes – l’une des plus sujettes aux catastrophes dans le monde – compte 650 millions d’habitants.
01/02/2017 - Blog post
Protection issues are context-specific, and often reveal challenges particular to a crisis or region. Latin America is a case in point.
13/10/2016 - Blog post
Located over the Pacific’s Nazca tectonic plate, the North American plate and the Caribbean plate which are constantly shifting, the region suffers frequent, powerful earthquakes that devastate the region; in April 2015, Ecuador was shaken by a...
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.
20/05/2016 - Video
Since 1994, the European Commission has provided over €1 billion in humanitarian assistance to Latin America and the Caribbean, focusing on the populations most affected by natural disasters and violence and on disaster risk reduction activities to...
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...
25/04/2016 - Dernières nouvelles
The European Commission has announced €414 million of additional EU funding to address both immediate and longer-term needs of people affected by food crises worldwide.