STATEMENT/16/3243  29-09-2016 - Statement by Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the situation in Aleppo 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 29 September 2016 The need for humanitarian access in Aleppo, Syria could not be more urgent. I am outraged by the unprecedented attacks that have targeted civilians and humanitarian infrastructures.
IP/16/3115  21-09-2016 - EU will pledge additional €40 million in humanitarian aid to Yemen at United Nations General Assembly 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 September 2016 The European Commission will announce today its intention to release further humanitarian aid of €40 million to provide life-saving assistance such as health care, water, nutrition and food security for conflict-affected people in Yemen.
STATEMENT/16/3134  20-09-2016 - Joint statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on air strikes against UN/Syrian Red Crescent humanitarian aid convoy in Syria 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 20 September 2016 The air strikes against the UN/Syrian Red Crescent humanitarian aid convoy near Aleppo are alarming violations of international humanitarian law. This attack risks setting an unacceptable precedent, jeopardising the safe delivery of humanitarian aid everywhere.
IP/16/2986  10-09-2016 - EU announces new €115 million emergency support to improve conditions for refugees in Greece 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 September 2016 Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides announces €115 million additional funding under the EU Emergency Support Instrument at the Thessaloniki International Fair Today the European Commission has stepped up its funding to improve living conditions for refugees, migrants...
MEMO/16/2995  10-09-2016 - Questions and answers: €115 million new EU emergency support to refugees in Greece 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 10 September 2016 Which actions will be funded? Ahead of the upcoming winter, the EU emergency support will mainly help repair existing shelters, construct new ones in the camp facilities, improve sanitation andprovide other assistance such as heating.
IP/16/2971  08-09-2016 - EU announces more projects under the Facility for Refugees in Turkey: €348 million in humanitarian aid to refugees in Turkey 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 8 September 2016 The largest EU humanitarian aid programme will be rolled out by the World Food programme in partnership with the Turkish Prime Ministry Disaster and Emergency Management Authority, the Turkish Red Crescent and the Turkish Ministry of Family and Social Policy to...
MEMO/16/2989  08-09-2016 - Questions and answers: Support for refugees in Turkey through the Emergency Social Safety Net (ESSN) 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 8 September 2016 Questions and answers: Support for refugees in Turkey through the Emergency Social Safety Net (ESSN) On 8 September 2016, the European Union announced a ground-breaking humanitarian programme in Turkey.
STATEMENT/16/2883  24-08-2016 - Statement by Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides following the earthquake in central Italy 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 24 August 2016 In the early hours of this morning central Italy was tragically struck by an earthquake, with initial reports of several casualties and damage to infrastructure.  We express our heartfelt condolences and sympathy to the families and friends of those who...
MEMO/16/2802  19-08-2016 - World Humanitarian Day: EU humanitarian action 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 19 August 2016 World Humanitarian Day: EU humanitarian action Every year on August 19, the European Union adds its voice to those who honour the invaluable contribution of humanitarian workers who risk their lives every day to save the lives of others.
STATEMENT/16/2801  19-08-2016 - Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Christos Stylianides on World Humanitarian Day 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 19 August 2016 World Humanitarian Day marks the anniversary of the 2003 bombing of the UN headquarters in Baghdad, Iraq, when 22 humanitarian workers lost their lives, including the UN Special Representative in Iraq, Sergio Vieira de Mello.