IP/15/5058  29-05-2015 - Eurobarometer: Nine out of 10 Europeans want EU to keep giving humanitarian aid 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 May 2015 Public support for the European Union's humanitarian aid has gone up in spite of the economic crisis. Nine out of 10 citizens (90%) believe it is important for the EU to continue funding humanitarian aid, a rise of two percentage points...
IP/15/5040  26-05-2015 - The EU boosts its support to recovery and development in the Central African Republic 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2015 The European Union, already a major partner of the Central African Republic (CAR), is increasing its financial support to the country which is still living with the impact of recent conflict.
MEMO/15/5041  26-05-2015 - The EU engagement with the Central African Republic 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 26 May 2015 The challenges facing the Central African Republic (CAR) are so complex and interlinked that only a comprehensive approach focused on security, humanitarian aid, stabilisation and development cooperation will help make a difference. This is the approach of the European Union (EU).
IP/15/5030  22-05-2015 - EU boosts assistance for the Sahel to increase resilience 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 May 2015 The European Commission is providing assistance worth €34 million for immediate food aid for the most vulnerable people in Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia, Mali, Niger, Chad and Burkina Faso.
STATEMENT/15/5029  22-05-2015 - Statement by Commissioner Christos Stylianides on the designation of the UN high-level panel on humanitarian financing 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 22 May 2015 "I warmly welcome the establishment by the United Nations Secretary-General of the High-Level Panel on Humanitarian Financing. We are confronted with humanitarian needs on an unprecedented scale.
IP/15/5015  22-05-2015 - EU helps bring new vital aid into Yemen 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 May 2015 In response to the rapidly growing humanitarian needs in Yemen, the European Commission is giving €5.1 million to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) which is one of the few relief organisations that has access to some of the...
STATEMENT/15/4983  13-05-2015 - Statement by Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the latest earthquake in Nepal 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 13 May 2015 "I reaffirm the European Union's solidarity with the people and the Government of Nepal after a second massive earthquake hit the country yesterday, claiming new lives and causing further destruction.
STATEMENT/15/4963  11-05-2015 - Joint statement on the proposed truce in Yemen by High Representative / Vice-President Federica Mogherini and the Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 11 May 2015 The Saudi authorities have proposed to implement a five-day humanitarian truce in Yemen, starting at 20.00 GMT on Tuesday 12 May. In reaction, HRVP Mogherini and Commissioner Stylianides issued the following statement: "This is an important opportunity to tackle the dramatic humanitarian...
STATEMENT/15/4960  11-05-2015 - Joint statement on the worsening conflict in South Sudan by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and the Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 11 May 2015 The armed conflict in South Sudan has intensified in recent days, exacerbated by a new military offensive in Unity State. Concerned by the humanitarian consequences of the fighting and the difficulties faced by relief organisations on the ground, HRVP Mogherini and Commissioner Stylianides made the following...
STATEMENT/15/4954  09-05-2015 - Ebola: Good news in Liberia – but no cause for complacency 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 09 May 2015 After 42 days without new cases, the World Health Organization (WHO) today declared the end of the Ebola outbreak in Liberia. On this occasion, the EU Ebola Coordinator and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides made the following statement:...