STATEMENT/15/4361  11-02-2015 - Statement on Dr. Denis Mukwege in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 11 February 2015 Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on Dr.
IP/15/4222  06-02-2015 - New strategy mobilises all EU tools and €1 billion for Syria and Iraq 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 06 February 2015 The European Commission and the High Representative are presenting the first EU comprehensive strategy on tackling the crises in Syria and Iraq and the threat posed by Da'esh.
MEMO/15/4201  06-02-2015 - Commission actions to fight FGM in the EU and worldwide 
European Commission - European - Fact Sheet Commission Brussels, 06 February 2015 The EU is fully committed to combatting all forms of gender-based violence both within the EU and in our external relations. What is FGM? Female genital mutilation consists of the (partial or complete) removal of the external female genitalia, and the...
STATEMENT/15/4180  06-02-2015 - Joint Statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 06 February 2015 Joint Statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission, Federica Mogherini, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Vĕra Jourová, and Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, issued...
IP/15/4141  05-02-2015 - European Commission sets out its position on global partnership for the post-2015 development agenda 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 05 February 2015 Today the European Commission set out its views on global efforts that will be needed to eradicate poverty and boost sustainable development.  The Communication on a “Global Partnership for Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Development after 2015” has been jointly prepared by...
MEMO/15/4143  05-02-2015 - A Global Partnership for Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Development after 2015 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 05 February 2015 What is the Post-2015 Agenda? The Post-2015 Development Agenda is a United Nations-led process to help define the future global development framework that will succeed the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and will follow up on the outcome of the Rio+20...
IP/15/3060  12-01-2015 - As European Year for Development kicks off, new figures show increased EU citizens' support for development 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 January 2015 Today, EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, presented a new Eurobarometer survey to mark the beginning of the European Year for Development.
SPEECH/15/3100  09-01-2015 - Speech by President Juncker at the Opening Ceremony of the European Year for Development 2015 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Riga, 09 January 2015 Jean-Claude Juncker President of the European Commission Prime Ministers, Ministers, Commissioners, Members of Parliament, Excellencies, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a pleasure to be here in Riga.
MEMO/15/3042  08-01-2015 - Five years on from the Haiti earthquake: The EU’s response 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 08 January 2015 On 12 January 2010, Haiti was struck by a devastating earthquake that took 222,750 people's lives, injured many thousands and made 1.5 million homeless. Today, the amount of people still living in camps – those formally known as Internally Displaced People...
IP/14/2462  08-12-2014 - EU Commissioner Mimica announces new support for fighting Ebola during visit to Guinea 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 08 December 2014 EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, has announced €61 million of new support in response to the Ebola crisis in the affected countries of West Africa, during a visit to Guinea.