IP/16/1585  26-04-2016 - EU proposes new approach to better support displaced people through its external action 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 April 2016 European Commission puts forward new approach to change the way refugees and displaced people are supported in external action policies The European Commission set out a new strategic vision today regarding how its external action can best support refugees and displaced...
IP/16/1464  19-04-2016 - Facility for Refugees in Turkey: Commission delivers an additional €110 million under the implementation of EU-Turkey agreement 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 April 2016 The European Commission announced a new set of projects under the Facility for Refugees in Turkey, bringing the Commission's total support so far through the Facility to €187 million.
IP/16/1447  19-04-2016 - EU provides €83 million to improve conditions for refugees in Greece 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 April 2016 EU humanitarian partners receive new emergency support funding in Greece © European Union 2016 Today the European Commission announces €83 million under the new Emergency Assistance Instrument, proposed by the Commission on 2 March, to improve living conditions for refugees in...
MEMO/16/1448  19-04-2016 - Questions and answers: First projects of EU support to refugees in Greece under the new emergency support instrument 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 19 April 2016 Questions and answers: First projects of EU support to refugees in Greece under the new emergency support instrument With whom has the Commission signed contracts for the delivery of emergency support? As of 19 April, the Commission signed contracts with the...
IP/16/1450  18-04-2016 - EU supports Ecuador following deadly earthquake 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 April 2016 Following the deadly earthquake, which caused multiple casualties and left many injured in Ecuador on Saturday evening, the Commission has taken immediate steps to provide coordinated European support to the relief efforts.
STATEMENT/16/1443  17-04-2016 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the earthquake in Ecuador 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 17 April 2016 Ecuador has been struck by a deadly earthquake causing multiple casualties.  Our thoughts are with the victims, their families and friends and all those affected.
STATEMENT/16/1442  16-04-2016 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides following the earthquakes in Japan 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 16 April 2016 We express our condolences to the families and friends of those who have lost loved ones, following the earthquakes that have struck Japan. The European Union stands in full solidarity with the Japanese people and authorities.
IP/16/1292  08-04-2016 - EU boosts aid to Ethiopia amid worsening drought 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 8 April 2016 The European Commission announces €122.5 million to help Ethiopia deal with a deteriorating humanitarian situation caused by the El Niño extreme weather phenomenon.
IP/16/1224  05-04-2016 - EU to support over 2,300,000 children in 42 countries with education in emergency situations 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 5 April 2016 EU quadruples its humanitarian financing to education in emergencies worldwide. Today the European Commission has announced a €52 million humanitarian aid package aimed specifically at educational projects for children in emergency situations in 2016.
MEMO/16/1229  05-04-2016 - Q&A - EU supports educational projects for children in situations of emergency 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 5 April 2016 EU supports educational projects for children in situations of emergency What is the situation of children in emergency-affected countries? What is the impact of crises on education? Children are among the most vulnerable victims during and in the immediate aftermath of...