IP/15/5456  03-08-2015 - European Commission gives €6 million for humanitarian needs in Libya 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 03 August 2015 The European Commission is giving €6 million in humanitarian funding to meet the most urgent needs of the people who have been severely affected by the conflict in Libya. This includes migrants, refugees and asylum seekers.
IP/15/5453  30-07-2015 - EU increases humanitarian aid for Burundi refugees 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 July 2015 The European Commission is releasing €4.5 million in humanitarian assistance to help the increasing number of refugees from Burundi that have fled to neighbouring countries.
IP/15/5410  17-07-2015 - EU assists Greece in fighting forest fires 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 July 2015 In an immediate response to a request for assistance from Greece, the EU provided firefighting planes to help stop the spread of forest fires in several parts of the country, including in the outskirts of Athens.
IP/15/5396  17-07-2015 - EU boosts humanitarian aid for Sudan by €4 million 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 July 2015 The European Commission has announced additional humanitarian aid of €4 million for Sudan, bringing the total of the Commission's assistance to the country in 2015 to €32 million.
MEMO/15/5411  17-07-2015 - Fighting forest fires in Europe – how it works 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 17 July 2015 Every year there are devastating forest fires in Europe, destroying thousands of hectares of forests. Although the South European countries are at a higher risk, no European country is immune.
IP/15/5385  16-07-2015 - EU boosts humanitarian support for Syria crisis by €64 million 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 July 2015 Today the European Union has increased its humanitarian response to the Syria crisis with an additional €64 million. This new funding comes amid growing concerns over the worsening humanitarian situation, with further large-scale displacements of people across Syria and to neighbouring...
IP/15/5338  10-07-2015 - EU pledges €450 million to Ebola affected countries 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 July 2015 Today, the European Commission will pledge approximately €450 million to support the recovery of the three countries most affected by Ebola - Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia.
MEMO/15/5339  10-07-2015 - EU response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 10 July 2015 The Current Situation and Financial Assistance West Africa is facing the largest and most complex Ebola epidemic on record. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone have been the most affected countries.
STATEMENT/15/5332  09-07-2015 - Statement on South Sudan's shattered hopes after four years of independence 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 09 July 2015 Joint 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 South Sudan's shattered hopes after four years of independence "Four years ago, leaders from...
IP/15/5315  07-07-2015 - European Commission commits to increase financing for education in humanitarian emergencies 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Oslo, 07 July 2015 The European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides announces today his objective to dedicate 4% of the EU humanitarian aid budget to education for children in emergency situations.