IP/15/3883  29-01-2015 - EU steps up humanitarian assistance to Syria crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 January 2015 With the humanitarian situation worsening every day, growing numbers of people inside Syria and refugees in neighbouring countries are in need of assistance. The European Union is increasing its assistance to the Syria crisis by €136 million in humanitarian funding, half...
IP/15/3662  26-01-2015 - EU-airlift to Ukraine: Europe increases its humanitarian aid 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 January 2015 The European Union is increasing its humanitarian assistance in Ukraine where the latest surge of violence has deepened an already desperate situation. Thousands of people are suffering from the combined impact of the conflict, displacement, extreme poverty and the harsh winter.
SPEECH/15/3701  26-01-2015 - EU assistance for the most vulnerable victims of the Ukrainian crisis: statement by Commissioner Christos Stylianides after his meeting with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] 26 January 2015 Kyiv, Ukraine I am here today to express in person the EU's solidarity with the people in Ukraine. I strongly condemn the attacks in Mariupol that have led to the loss of so many lives.
IP/15/3580  22-01-2015 - Commissioner Stylianides to visit Ukraine as EU steps up humanitarian aid 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 January 2015 The European Union is preparing to step up its humanitarian aid to the people affected by the conflict in Ukraine, especially the displaced and those who need help to weather the severe cold which has gripped the country.
IP/14/2841  22-12-2014 - EU releases emergency funds for humanitarian assistance to Libya 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 December 2014 The European Commission is giving €2 million in emergency funding to assist scores of Libyans who have been forced to flee their homes because of worsening violence in the country.     The funding will provide essential humanitarian assistance and protection to the...
IP/14/2629  12-12-2014 - EU acts together to stop Ebola 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 December 2014 A new batch of urgently needed medical and relief supplies is leaving to the Ebola-affected region in West Africa today on board of the Dutch ship "Karel Doorman".
IP/14/2500  09-12-2014 - EU steps up assistance for Syrian refugees in Turkey 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 09 December 2014 New funding announced by HRVP Mogherini and Commissioner Stylianides as they meet with refugees in Turkey With growing numbers of refugees from Syria seeking sanctuary in Turkey, the European Commission is stepping up its assistance with an additional €10 million in...
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.
STATEMENT/14/2465  08-12-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Christos Stylianides on World Food Programme funding shortages for Syria 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 08 December 2014 Christos Stylianides, European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, made the following statement: I am deeply concerned by the World Food Program’s (WFP) suspension of food assistance for more than 1.7 million Syrian refugees in neighbouring countries, due to a dramatic shortage...
IP/14/2440  06-12-2014 - EU Ebola Response: Member States send additional health personnel to the region 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 06 December 2014 The European Union and its Member States continue to mobilise all available resources to help contain the largest Ebola epidemic on record. In response to the EU's call for the mobilisation of qualified, trained and experienced health workers, Greece will send...