IP/15/4521  03-03-2015 - From emergency to recovery: EU mobilises efforts to end Ebola and alleviate its impact 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 03 March 2015 The “Ebola: from emergency to recovery” conference is taking place in Brussels today under the organisation and patronage of the European Union. While international efforts have reduced the number of Ebola infections in recent months, it is critical to maintain the...
SPEECH/15/4541  03-03-2015 - Speech by Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, at the High Level International Conference on Ebola 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Brussels, 03 March 2015   Your Excellencies, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen,   We have all been reminded this morning of the importance of international mobilization and response to the worst epidemic of recent times.  But – more important than...
MEMO/15/4507  02-03-2015 - EU response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 02 March 2015 West Africa is facing the largest and most complex Ebola epidemic on record. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are the most affected countries. Over 22 900 people have been infected, more than 9 200 of whom have died.
STATEMENT/15/4518  02-03-2015 - Statement by the High Representative and Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 02 March 2015 €30.5 billion worth of EU development cooperation to come on stream following entry into force of 11th EDF The EU and its Member States remain collectively the world's largest donor, providing more than half of global official aid.
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...