IP/16/2605  23-07-2016 - EU Commissioner Christos Stylianides announces new humanitarian aid projects in Iraq 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Baghdad, 23 July 2016 Commissioner Stylianides announces €104 million for live-saving humanitarian assistance during his third visit to Baghdad, Iraq. The European Commission has announced new humanitarian aid projects worth €104 million to help those affected by the rapidly intensifying conflict in Iraq.
IP/16/2564  20-07-2016 - The European Union announces €194 million to support Iraq at Washington pledging conference 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2016 At the International Pledging Conference in Support of Iraq, in Washington, the European Union announced new aid for the war-torn country worth €194 million (USD 215,5 million).
IP/16/2445  15-07-2016 - EU steps up humanitarian aid for victims of Boko Haram in Africa's Lake Chad region 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 July 2016 The European Commission will provide €58.2 million to help the populations in the Lake Chad basin – a region heavily affected by Boko Haram violence and severe food insecurity.
IP/16/2444  14-07-2016 - European Commission announces €145 million in humanitarian aid for 7 countries in the Sahel 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 14 July 2016 During a visit in Niger today, Commissioner Christos Stylianides will announce €145 million in EU humanitarian assistance for the Sahel region in 2016 Today the European Commission will announce over €145 million in humanitarian assistance for Africa's Sahel region in 2016 to...
IP/16/2370  30-06-2016 - Facility for Refugees in Turkey: Commission proposes additional €1.4 billion in support 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 The European Commission has today proposed to mobilise an additional €1.4 billion in support for refugees in Turkey, with a view of raising the total amount allocated under the Facility for Refugees in Turkey to €2 billion by the end of...
STATEMENT/16/2255  19-06-2016 - Joint Statement ahead of World Refugee Day 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 19 June 2016 On the occasion of World Refugee Day, the following statement is issued by Frans Timmermans, First Vice-President for Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights, Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs...
STATEMENT/16/2243  17-06-2016 - Joint Statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 19 June 2016 On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict,  Federica Mogherini, High Representative/ Vice-President, Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for...
IP/16/1926  31-05-2016 - EU steps up humanitarian aid for Burundi crisis: €22 million in 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 31 May 2016 The EU is increasing its support to respond to emergency needs of those fleeing the country due to ongoing instability in Burundi. The European Commission has announced additional €10 million in humanitarian aid to help the increasing number of displaced Burundians.
IP/16/1913  26-05-2016 - EU increases humanitarian support to Ecuador by €4 million following deadly earthquake 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The EU has today released € 4 million in humanitarian aid to the most vulnerable victims of the earthquake which struck Ecuador on 16th April 2016. The funding comes on top of an initial € 1 million released only 36 hours...
STATEMENT/16/1892  24-05-2016 - Joint Statement on the outcomes of the World Humanitarian Summit 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 May 2016 On the occasion of the World Humanitarian Summit on 23-24 May in Istanbul, Turkey, Kristalina Georgieva, Vice-President of the European Commission, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development and Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, have issued the...