European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations

Service tools

Refugee crisis in Europe

/echo/file/prepared-love-one-man-s-plan-surprise-his-wife-his-culinary-skills_enPrepared with love: one man’s plan to surprise his wife with his culinary skills

Prepared with love: one man’s plan to surprise his wife with his culinary skills
05/09/2018 - Video
Paind Khan, a refugee from Afghanistan who now lives in Greece, has been perfecting his biryani for months. It will be the first dish he cooks for his wife when they are reunited in Germany. The dish takes three hours to cook, plenty of garlic, and...

/echo/file/refugees-find-safety-and-new-home-greece_enRefugees find safety and a new home in Greece

Refugees find safety and a new home in Greece
25/07/2018 - Video
In 2015, one million refugees and migrants arrived in Greece to seek safety in Europe. Most of those making the journey were fleeing conflict in Syria, Afghanistan, and Iraq. Many refugees sought to cross Greece to reach north European countries....

/echo/file/football-bringing-refugees-and-host-communities-together-serbia_enFootball bringing refugees and host communities together in Serbia

Football bringing refugees and host communities together in Serbia
27/06/2018 - Video
Peace Football Cup is a football tournament in Belgrade, Serbia, which fosters interaction between refugees and host communities. More than 250 people came to see 16 teams which brought together refugees of various ethnicities from eight refugee...
02/04/2018 - News
Greece bore the weight of responsibility at the height of the Mediterranean refugee and migrant crisis which at its peak saw 10 000 men women and children arriving in the country in one day.

/echo/file/5-things-you-need-know-about-cash-assistance-refugees-and-asylum-seekers-greece_en5 things you need to know about cash assistance to refugees and asylum-seekers in Greece

5 things you need to know about cash assistance to refugees and asylum-seekers in Greece
02/04/2018 - Video
As part of the European Commission's flagship programme Emergency Support to Integration & Accommodation (ESTIA), the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), is implementing a cash card assistance programme in Greece to help all refugee and asylum...
tdh_greece_refugees
07/03/2018 - Blog post
Greece has received a massive influx of asylum seekers fleeing war, many of whom are minors.
stylianides_syria_joint_statement
06/03/2018 - News
Eleven days ago, on 24 February 2018, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 2401, which requires all parties to the Syrian conflict to immediately cease hostilities for at least 30 consecutive days throughout Syria to enable the delivery of...
stylianides_mogherini
20/02/2018 - News
"The humanitarian situation in parts of Syria, in particular in the de-escalation areas of Eastern Ghouta and Idlib, has deteriorated significantly over the past eight weeks with hundreds of innocent victims, including many women and children.There...
ukraine
22/11/2017 - News
International and local humanitarian agencies engaged in Ukraine joined forces in Berlin for a one-day conference, supported by the EU, to draw attention to the forgotten humanitarian crisis in the east of the country, urging decision makers to...

/echo/file/ukrainedeminingoptjpg_enukraine_demining_opt.jpg

ukraine_demining
22/11/2017 - Photo story
In April 2014, conflict between armed groups and government forces broke out in eastern Ukraine and continue to this day.

Pages