European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations

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Water sanitation and hygiene

20/02/2019 - News
The EU has announced an additional €30 million in humanitarian assistance. Another €20 million in development funding will contribute to the reconstruction of the country's cultural heritage, as well as the creation of jobs and opportunities...
14/02/2019 - Photo story
In 2018, an outbreak of cholera hit four regions in Niger, where nearly 4000 cases were reported. In order to contain the epidemic and limit the number of deaths, the EU provided humanitarian aid that went to various organisations on the ground to...
Uganda education
23/01/2019 - Photo story
Zoka Central Primary School in Uganda’s West Nile region had closed down, but after a massive influx of South Sudanese refugees the school re-opened.
21/12/2018 - News
The Commission has committed an additional €5 million to address the urgent needs of Burundian refugees living in neighbouring countries.
17/12/2018 - News
EU announces new humanitarian package for those most in need in Ethiopia.
13/12/2018 - News
The European Union has allocated an additional €4 million to continue delivering much needed humanitarian assistance in eastern Ukraine at the onset of winter.
10/12/2018 - News
The European Commission has committed an additional €5 million to provide life-saving food assistance to Rohingya communities stranded in Bangladesh.
04/12/2018 - News
The European Commission has allocated an additional €20 million to respond to the urgent needs of those affected by the socio-economic crisis in Venezuela.
14/11/2018 - Basic page
The European Commission is one of the largest humanitarian donors of WASH assistance worldwide. In 2016, it released over €150 million for projects providing water, sanitation and hygiene.

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Venezuelans on the road for a better future
07/11/2018 - Video
Once South America’s richest nation sitting on the world’s largest oil reserves, Venezuela’s deepening economic collapse is sending millions on the roads. Every day, thousands of Venezuelans leave their country in search of food and healthcare, in...