euportal twitter euportal facebook

Over €152 million for Africa

Africa Sahel

11.6.2019 – As countries in the Sahel continue to suffer from armed conflicts, climate change, and a food and nutrition crisis, the EU is providing €152.05 million to bring relief to people in need in the region. Combined with last year’s funding, humanitarian assistance to the Sahel has been supported with over €423 million in [...]

Read more

EU commits €300 million to oceanas

plastic

30.10.2018 – During the Our Ocean conference in Bali this year, the EU has made 23 new commitments for improving the condition of our oceans and tapping their potential. These include €100 million for Research and Development (R&D) projects to tackle plastic pollution and €82 million for marine and maritime research, such as ecosystem assessments, [...]

Read more

Aid for victims of the Indonesian earthquake

Indonesia

1.10.2018 – Following the high number of casualties and damages caused by the earthquake and tsunami that struck Indonesia this weekend, the European Commission has released an initial 1.5 million in emergency humanitarian assistance. Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides said: “We are acting fast to channel emergency aid to those most [...]

Read more

Milk, fruits and vegetables at school thanks to EU programme

healthy school

3.9.2018 -The EU school fruit, vegetables and milk scheme resumes with the school year in the participating EU countries. Aimed at promoting healthy eating habits among children, the EU school scheme includes the distribution of fruit, vegetables and milk products, as well as dedicated educational programmes to teach pupils about the importance of good nutrition [...]

Read more

Greece begins a new chapter following the conclusion of its stability support programme

europe-debt-crisis-greece-ultimatum

20.8.2018 – Greece has successfully concluded a three year European Stability Mechanism (ESM) stability support programme with its place at the heart of the euro area and European Union secured. The successful conclusion of the programme is a testament to the efforts of the Greek people, the country’s commitment to reform, and the solidarity of [...]

Read more

EU aid to Indonesia

Indonesia

9.8.2018 – The European Commission is closely following through the EU Civil Protection Mechanism the impact of the strong earthquakes that struck the Indonesian island of Lombok in late July and in early August that displaced thousands of people. The EU’s emergency Copernicus Satellite mapping system has been activated to help the Indonesian civil protection [...]

Read more

Billion euros Macro-Financial Assistance to Ukraine

ukraina

9.3.2018 – The European Commission has adopted a proposal for a new Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme for Ukraine worth up to €1 billion to support economic stabilisation and structural reforms. Today’s proposal follows a request from the Ukrainian authorities and direct discussions between Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko. The new programme [...]

Read more

Socialna varnost za begince v Turčiji

t-begunci-pulitzer-

16.10.2017 -The EU funded Emergency Social Safety Net (ESSN) programme has now reached one million refugees living in Turkey. Launched by the European Commission in September 2016, and implemented by the World Food Programme and the Turkish Red Crescent in collaboration with the Turkish government, the flagship programme is the largest ever humanitarian aid operation [...]

Read more

EU supports USA

17144659095_43094b5584_k

30.8.2017-The European Commission’s 24/7 Emergency Response Coordination Centre has recently been in regular contact with the US Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) over Hurricane Harvey and any EU support that could help the US authorities. The EU’s emergency Copernicus Emergency Management Service has been activated at the request of FEMA and it is now providing [...]

Read more

Aid to Bolgaria and Greece tackling migration crisis

begunci

The European Commission has decided on the 7.2. 2017 to award an additional €3.9 million in emergency funding to Greece under the Internal Security Fund (ISF) to help improve reception conditions for migrants on the Greek islands. This is to further support EU financed actions carried out by the Ministry of Defence to provide catering, [...]

Read more

Eurogroup reaches breakthrough for Greece

Source: www.ctaquaculture.tn

Eurogroup agreement on the 25 May 2016 represents a breakthrough in several ways. It opens the way not only for the disbursement of the second tranche of the ESM programme amounting to EUR 10.3 bn but also for measures on debt relief, which will be implemented on a gradual basis. Above all, it will serve [...]

Read more

Humanitarian aid to Ecuador

ecuador-earthqu

Following the deadly earthquake, which caused multiple casualties and left many injured in Ecuador on Saturday evening on the 16 April 2016, the Commission has taken immediate steps to provide coordinated European support to the relief efforts. The EU has today released € 1 million as the initial humanitarian aid to the victims of the [...]

Read more

Aid to Ukraine in the European Parliament

Ukraine - aid

Humanitarian aid for the Ukraine will be collected in the European Parliament from the 20 October until 30 November 2015. Please bring blankets, sleeping bags, clothes, shoes – they will be very much needed during the winter.

Read more

EU still worlds’ largest aid donor

vir: eeas.europa.eu

Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) published data that show that the European Union and its Member States kept their place as the world’s largest aid donor in 2014. They provided more than half of the Official Development Assistance (ODA) reported last year to the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the OECD. The new [...]

Read more

EU assists in response to floods in Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina

BIH Floods

The EU Civil Protection Mechanism has been activated upon the request of Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina yesterday evening due to severe flooding that has affected large areas of both countries. High capacity water pumps and expert teams which operate them are urgently needed in Serbia, while Bosnia and Herzegovina has called for helicopters and [...]

Read more