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.
MEMO/14/2464  08-12-2014 - The European Union's response to Ebola emergency 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 08 December 2014 West Africa is currently facing the largest and most complex Ebola epidemic on record. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are the most affected countries. The disease has already claimed more than 6 000 lives and has seen over 17 000 cases.
MEMO/14/2463  08-12-2014 - EU Ebola response: medium/long term support through development cooperation 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 08 December 2014 West Africa is currently facing the largest and most complex Ebola epidemic on record. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are the most affected countries. The European Union has been monitoring its spread and taken collective action at home and abroad.
STATEMENT/14/2003  20-11-2014 - Joint Statement on the occasion of the Universal Children’s Day and the 25th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 20 November 2014 Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management and Věra Jourová, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers...
IP/14/1207  28-10-2014 - Further EU support for sustainable development of Greenland 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 28 October 2014 The European Commission announced today that €217.8 million will be given to education and vocational training in Greenland for the period 2014-2020. By choosing education as focus the EU and Greenland agree on the role that education plays as driver for long-term...
IP/14/1203  27-10-2014 - EU confirms support to Horn of Africa ahead of high-level visit of international organisations to the region 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 27 October 2014 Today, the EU has confirmed that it will support the wider region of the Horn of Africa with a total of €3 billion until 2020. The announcement comes ahead of a visit to the region by Deputy Director General of the European...
IP/14/1177  20-10-2014 - Fourth meeting of the Cooperation Council between the European Union and the Republic of Tajikistan – EU announces further support for development 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Luxembourg, 20 October 2014 The European Union (EU) and the Republic of Tajikistan held their fourth Cooperation Council meeting on 20 October 2014. The meeting was chaired by Mr Benedetto Della Vedova, Undersecretary of State at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Italy,...
IP/14/1169  17-10-2014 - EU increases development support to Nepal and Bhutan 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 October 2014 European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, has announced that the EU development programmes for Nepal and Bhutan will triple in the 2014-2020 period in comparison with the allocation from the previous years.
MEMO/14/596  17-10-2014 - EU development cooperation with Bhutan 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 17 October 2014 Main development challenges of the country Bhutan has quite recently become a democracy (a parliamentary monarchy with first national assembly elections being held in 2008) which still needs to be strengthened.
MEMO/14/595  17-10-2014 - EU development cooperation with Nepal 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 17 October 2014 Main development challenges of the country Nepal is working to overcome the legacy of the decade-long civil war which ended in 2006. A key challenge for Nepal is to overcome protracted political instability and consolidate its democratic institutions, including through the adoption of...