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01/07/2019 - Dernières nouvelles
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...
27/06/2019 - Dernières nouvelles
As the Horn of Africa region continues to be afflicted by severe and prolonged humanitarian crises, the EU announces a new aid package worth €110.5 million.
Colombia healthcare
06/06/2019 - Dernières nouvelles
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.
Delivering healthcare to Colombia’s Amazon villages
08/05/2019 - Photo story
In August 2018, torrential rains flooded large regions of Colombia’s Amazon rainforest, where isolated indigenous peoples live in remote communities.
Emergency Medical Team
06/05/2019 - Video
Cyclone Idai made landfall in Mozambique on 14 March 2019, bringing massive destruction, which injured 1600 people and left nearly 600 people dead. Italy sent an Emergency Medical Team through the EU Civil Protection Mechanism to help respond to...
04/04/2019 - Dernières nouvelles
Today the European Commission announced an initial amount of €1.2 million in response to the devastating floods that have recently affected northern and south-western parts of Iran.
29/03/2019 - Video
Six months ago, on 28th September 2018, a series of strong earthquakes struck the province of Central Sulawesi in Indonesia, triggering a series of simultaneous natural disasters: a devastating tsunami on the coast, landslides in mountainous areas,...
27/03/2019 - Dernières nouvelles
At the request of Mozambique, the EU Civil Protection Mechanism has been activated to help those affected by the devastating impact of cyclone Idai.
An exercise by the Spanish reinforcement brigade for forest fires (BRIF). © EU
21/03/2019 - Dernières nouvelles
The European Commission's proposal to strengthen the EU's collective response to natural disasters, known as rescEU, has entered into force today.
Mozambique floods by WFP
19/03/2019 - Dernières nouvelles
Severe flooding and tropical cyclone Idai have caused large numbers of casualties and damage to homes and infrastructue in Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe.