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  1. European Union presents EU progress on Sustainable Development Goals at UN High Level Political Forum in New York - 15/07/2019

    Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica and Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Karmenu Vella are attending the United Nations High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development this week, to pre ...

  2. The role for humanitarians in education in emergencies - 10/07/2019

    The European Commission’s humanitarian aid budget has significantly increased funding for education in emergencies: from 1% in 2015 to a commitment to dedicate 10% as of 2019. DG ECHO's 2019 Staff Working Document provides the conceptual framework an ...

  3. Making Chornobyl more environmentally safe – Permanent shelter ready thanks to EU and international support - 09/07/2019

    The management of the permanent shelter placed over the burnt out nuclear unit at Chornobyl has been handed to the Ukrainian authorities during an official ceremony held today. This is an important milestone in overcoming Chornobyl’s deadly and costly leg ...

  4. Conservation agriculture technologies: A framed field experiment in Ghana - 09/07/2019

    Under the GASIP project funded by IFAD, a framed field experiment has been conducted in northern Ghana in a close collaboration with MOFA. The idea is to see if giving farmers some incentives (e.g. implements, inputs, or potentially cash) would catalyze h ...

  5. Central Asia: the European Union matches political commitment with further concrete support - 08/07/2019

    To underpin the European Union's political commitment and kick-start the implementation of the  new EU Central Asia Strategy, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini, a ...

  6. Africa-Europe Alliance: EU invests over €100 million in African economic integration - 04/07/2019

    The European Commission recently adopted a set of projects in support of African economic integration. The initiatives, worth €101.5 million, focus on infrastructure, intellectual property rights and improving the investment climate in Africa. Commissione ...

  7. SWITCH Asia- Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production - 04/07/2019

    The EU-funded SWITCH Asia programme was launched in 2007 to support Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) and to promote inclusive sustainable growth while contributing to the economic prosperity and poverty reduction in Asia and Central Asia and s ...

  8. EU Aid for Trade Report 2019 - 04/07/2019

    The report illustrates how EU Aid for Trade is promoting a stronger coherence between EU and Member States development, trade and investment instruments with a view to improve the economic, job creation and sustainability impact of EU action in developing ...

  9. EU supports education in Boko-Haram hit region of Nigeria - 02/07/2019

    Over 150,000 children and 2,500 teachers in the Borno State of Nigeria, located in the northeast of the country and often hit by Boko Haram attacks, will benefit from two new European Union- funded projects. They were launched last Friday, 28 June in Maid ...

  10. Strengthening the voice and economic opportunities of vulnerable women from the northeast of Brazil - 01/07/2019

    The northeast of Brazil is one of the country’s poorest regions. The population suffers from recurrent droughts and lack of access to water sources and technology. Adaptive technology during periods of droughts is crucial for their survival.  Sharing of e ...

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