IP/15/4869  28-04-2015 - EU to step up its support to partners to tackle security challenges 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 April 2015 The European Commission and the High Representative presented today proposals on how to help partner countries and regional organisations to prevent and manage all types of security crises using a full range of EU and Member States’ instruments.
MEMO/15/4870  28-04-2015 - Questions and Answers: the new EU strategy on capacity building of partner countries and regional organisations in support of security and development 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 28 April 2015 The European Commission presented today new proposals to strengthen the link between security and development in the external actions of the European Union. A Joint Communication adopted by the European Commission and High Representative Federica Mogherini outlines options to help partner...
STATEMENT/15/4857  25-04-2015 - Joint statement on the earthquake in Asia 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 25 April 2015 In the aftermath of the earthquake that hit Nepal and India, High Representative and Vice-President Federica Mogherini, the EU Commissioner for Development Neven Mimica and the Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response Christos Stylianides made the following statement:  We are deeply...
STATEMENT/15/4849  24-04-2015 - Joint statement by European Commission/HRVP and US agencies on the Second Anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 April 2015 Today we mark the passage of two years since the tragic collapse of the Rana Plaza building in Dhaka, Bangladesh, that claimed over 1,100 lives and injured many more.
STATEMENT/15/4844  24-04-2015 - Malaria: a persistent health threat that we must face head on 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 April 2015 On World Malaria Day, Neven Mimica, EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Vytenis Andriukaitis, EU Commissioner for Health & Food Safety and Carlos Moedas, EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation highlight a persistent global health threat that must not be...
MEMO/15/4832  22-04-2015 - The European Union's cooperation with Africa on migration 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 22 April 2015 Questions and Answers: Facts and Figures on cooperation with Africa How does the EU cooperate with Africa on migration? On the basis of its Global Approach to Migration and Mobility (GAMM) – the overarching framework of the EU external migration and...
MEMO/15/4808  22-04-2015 - The EU-Africa Partnership 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 22 April 2015 On 22 April 2015, the College of the European Commission welcomes to Brussels the College of the African Union Commission for their annual meeting. This is this year’s key event in the partnership between the European Union and Africa and the...
IP/15/4810  21-04-2015 - African Union Commission and European Commission meet to bring new impetus to the EU-Africa partnership 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 April 2015 Tomorrow, the African Union Commission and the European Commission will hold their annual College-to-College meeting in Brussels. This is the biggest EU-Africa event of the year.
IP/15/4747  08-04-2015 - European Commission calls for renewed commitments to reach targets on official development assistance 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 08 April 2015 The European Union and its Member States have 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 of the Organisation...
MEMO/15/4748  08-04-2015 - Official Development Assistance: preliminary 2014 data published 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 08 April 2015 The European Union has kept its place as the world’s largest aid donor in 2014, according to statistics published today by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).