TEST: European Union–Malaysia Partnership and Cooperation Agreement initialled today

The chief negotiators of the European Union and Malaysia initialled today the text of the EU-Malaysia Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) at a ceremony held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia in Putrajaya. The initialling marks the successful closure of negotiations that started …

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European External Action Service : TEST: European Union–Malaysia Partnership and Cooperation Agreement initialled today

The chief negotiators of the European Union and Malaysia initialled today the text of the EU-Malaysia Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) at a ceremony held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia in Putrajaya. The initialling marks the successful closure of negotiations that started Read More

EU to support over 2,300,000 children in 42 countries with education in emergency situations

Today the European Commission has announced a €52 million humanitarian aid package aimed specifically at educational projects for children in emergency situations in 2016. The package reflects the Commission's prior commitment to allocate 4% of its humanitarian aid budget to education.

The funding will support …

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Q&A – EU supports educational projects for children in situations of emergency

What is the situation of children in emergency-affected countries? What is the impact of crises on education?

Children are among the most vulnerable victims during and in the immediate aftermath of crises. They are at high risk of being separated from their families or forcibly …

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EU response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa

Mon, 02/03/2015 – 12:00

European Commission – Fact Sheet Brussels, 02 March 2015 West Africa is facing the largest and most complex Ebola epidemic on record. Guinea, Liberia and

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EIB and Bhutan sign a Framework Agreement for capital investments

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On Thursday 4 December, the European Investment Bank (EIB), the European Union’s long-term financing institution and Kingdom of Bhutan signed a Framework Agreement under which the Bank can start financing capital …

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Fighting forest fires in Europe – how it works

European Commission

MEMO

Brussels, 4 August 2014

Fighting forest fires in Europe – how it works

Every year there are devastating forest fires in Europe, destroying thousands of hectares of forests. The South European countries are at higher risk, but no European country is immune. …

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Donors giving more but needs are greater than ever

DAKAR, 14 July 2014 (IRIN) – Humanitarian funding reached a record US$22 billion in 2013, yet almost a third of needs remained unmet, according to data recently released by the UK-based think tank Global …

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Speech: Thriving in a global economy

European Commission

[Check Against Delivery]

Karel De Gucht

European Commissioner for Trade

Thriving in a global economy

Launch: “Spirits: A European Power House for Trade”

Brussels, 25 June 2014

Ladies and gentlemen,

The international success of the European spirits industry is based on tradition.

Consumers …

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Speech : Fighting illegal fishing to preserve sustainability in the Western Pacific

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European Commission Statement Brussels, 10 June 2014 Speech : Speaking in a press conference in Brussels today, EU Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Maria Damanaki stated: “Today the European Commission sends a stern warning.
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”Post-Haiyan – A Way Forward”

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European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Kristalina GEORGIEVA EU Commissioner for international cooperation, humanitarian aid and crisis response ASEM Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Manila, 5 June 2014 Dear President, Dear Foreign Affairs Secretary, Dear Defense Secretary,….
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Daily News of 2014-06-05

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EXME 14 / 05.06 DAILY NEWS 05 / 06 / 14 Brussels G7 Summit continues with talks on global economy, trade, energy and development On the second day of the Brussels G7 Summit leaders are continuing their discussions on the
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€30 million for the Philippines: Commissioner Georgieva returns to Tacloban

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European Commission Press release Brussels, 5 June 2014 The European Commission is giving an additional €30 to the Philippine Government in a further boost to the European Union’s reconstruction assistance in the wake of Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan.
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Speech: How can we do better for the world’s hungry: lessons learned from the EU-WFP partnership

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European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Kristalina GEORGIEVA EU Commissioner for international cooperation, humanitarian aid and crisis response Speech: Opening the Executive Board meeting of the World Food Programme Rome, 3 June 2014 It is a great honour to join you
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