Science and Policy jointly fighting Climate Change in Latin America Phase 2014-2016.EUROCLIMA facilitates the integration of climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies and measures into Latin American public development policies and plans.
The European Union has announced it has allocated up to €60 million (KIP 60 billion, USD 75 million) to Laos under its bilateral cooperation programme over the period 2014-2015 to improve basic education and food and nutrition security and strengthen good governance as well as the rule of law and human rights.
The European Commission will provide €3 million from the European Development Fund (EDF) to assist the Cape Verdean authorities in the recovery phase after the volcano eruptions on the island of Fogo; which started in late-November and have so far left more than a thousand people homeless and buildings destroyed.
The Activating Village Courts Project, which intersects local governance and justice, is designed to empower and enable the poor, women and vulnerable groups to access a fair, effective, expeditious, transparent and affordable system of dispute resolution at the local government level.
The intervention to be financed by the European Union aims to assist the country in its efforts to establish a well-functioning labour market capable of supporting a dynamic, diversified economy while ensuring competitiveness and sustained economic and employment growth.