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EU to fight Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo

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11.6.2018 – The European Commission will provide €1.8 million in humanitarian aid to support the ongoing response to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The funding brings the total EU response to Ebola so far in 2018 to € 3.43 million. “Since the current Ebola outbreak was declared on 8 May 2018, [...]

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A wink to the Sun

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12.7.2017-A wink to the Sun® is a national campaign by the Slovenian Association of Friends of Youth, to assure free holidays for children from socially weak families. The children are offered a week full of fun and opportunities to develop their talents and discover new potentials.The main purpose of the humanitarian programme  A wink to [...]

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Humanitarian aid to Iraq

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The European Commission is currently working alongside EU Member States to facilitate emergency aid deliveries in Iraq, to help people affected by the crisis in Mosul. Three additional planes carrying emergency assistance from Austria and France have now touched ground in Iraq, bringing the total number of flights facilitated and co-financed by the Commission to [...]

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World Humanitarian Summit

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On the occasion of the World Humanitarian Summit on 23-24 May in Istanbul, Turkey, Kristalina Georgieva, Vice-President of the European Commission, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development and Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, have issued the following statement: “Every day, thousands of innocent people are the victims of natural [...]

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Additional humanitarian aid to Ukraine

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Christos Stylianides the EU Commissioner for humanitarian aid and crisis management has announced a new aid package for Ukraine, which includes material and financial aid provided by the European Commission and Member States in a joint gesture of solidarity. The so-called EU airlift operation consist of three cargo planes which will deliver humanitarian supplies to [...]

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