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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”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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€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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