23/03/2021 - News
The European Commission has announced it will allocate €11 million for disaster preparedness and humanitarian aid in Nepal, the Philippines, and other countries in the South East Asian region to support those affected by natural hazards, the...
23/02/2021 - News
The European Commission has announced today €39 million in humanitarian aid to address the needs of displaced and conflict-affected communities in Bangladesh and Myanmar, in particular in the context of the pressing Rohingya refugee crisis, which...
07/12/2020 - News
Today, the European Commission has published the ‘Overview of Natural and Man-made Disaster Risks the European Union May Face’.
18/02/2020 - News
About 100 delegations from the European Union, its Member States and partners, including international organisations and civil society gathered in Brussels today at the International Donors' Conference to mobilise support for Albania after the...
29/11/2019 - Video
Every year Cambodians experience at least one extreme weather event. Millions of people are affected, but one phone call can save hundreds of lives.
A “1294” call in Cambodia can reach 1,000 households in only 1 minute. Thanks to EU Humanitarian Aid...
23/07/2019 - News
The European Union announced new humanitarian funding of €18.5 million for the Latin American and Caribbean region, an area where numerous natural disasters threaten already vulnerable communities.
22/07/2019 - News
To help communities in South and South East Asia hit by natural disasters and humanitarian crises, the Commission has mobilised a new humanitarian funding package worth €8.5 million.
01/07/2019 - News
As natural disasters threaten the most vulnerable people in the Southern Africa and Indian Ocean region, the EU is providing €7 million in humanitarian aid to increase the capacity of communities and authorities to prepare for and respond to...
The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 is a global agreement to reduce and prevent disaster risks across the globe. It aims to strengthen social and economic resilience to ease the negative effects of climate change, man-made...
06/06/2019 - News
As many people continue to be displaced in Colombia and are threatened by natural disasters, the European Commission announced today a new aid package of €6 million to help those most in need in the country.