IP/14/2629  12-12-2014 - EU acts together to stop Ebola 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release 12 December 2014 A new batch of urgently needed medical and relief supplies is leaving to the Ebola-affected region in West Africa today on board of the Dutch ship "Karel Doorman". For the second time, as part of the coordinated European response to the Ebola...
IP/14/2500  09-12-2014 - EU steps up assistance for Syrian refugees in Turkey 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 09 December 2014 New funding announced by HRVP Mogherini and Commissioner Stylianides as they meet with refugees in Turkey With growing numbers of refugees from Syria seeking sanctuary in Turkey, the European Commission is stepping up its assistance with an additional €10 million in...
MEMO/14/2464  08-12-2014 - The European Union's response to Ebola emergency 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 08 December 2014 West Africa is currently facing the largest and most complex Ebola epidemic on record. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are the most affected countries. The disease has already claimed more than 6 000 lives and has seen over 17 000 cases.
STATEMENT/14/2465  08-12-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Christos Stylianides on World Food Programme funding shortages for Syria 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 08 December 2014 Christos Stylianides, European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, made the following statement: I am deeply concerned by the World Food Program’s (WFP) suspension of food assistance for more than 1.7 million Syrian refugees in neighbouring countries, due to a dramatic shortage...
IP/14/2440  06-12-2014 - EU Ebola Response: Member States send additional health personnel to the region 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 06 December 2014 The European Union and its Member States continue to mobilise all available resources to help contain the largest Ebola epidemic on record. In response to the EU's call for the mobilisation of qualified, trained and experienced health workers, Greece will send...
SPEECH/14/2166  26-11-2014 - Partnership: cornerstone of Europe's response to humanitarian crises 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] 26 November 2014 Christos Stylianides - Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid & Crisis Management Brussels, Closing speech at Annual Conference of the European Commission Humanitarian Aid Partners Ladies and Gentlemen, Colleagues, It is with great pleasure that I am here today, with you,...
SPEECH/14/2020  20-11-2014 - Remarks by Commissioner Christos Stylianides and Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos at the conclusion of the ARETE 2014 exercise 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] 20 November 2014 Campus Vesta, Belgium The European Commission organised today a field exercise in disaster preparedness. "ARETE 2014" simulated a complex chemical and terrorism situation including hostage-taking.
STATEMENT/14/2003  20-11-2014 - Joint Statement on the occasion of the Universal Children’s Day and the 25th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 20 November 2014 Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management and Věra Jourová, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers...
MEMO/14/1903  18-11-2014 - The European Union's response to Ebola emergency 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 18 November 2014 West Africa is currently facing the largest and most complex Ebola epidemic on record. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are the most affected countries. The disease has already claimed nearly 5,000 lives and has seen over 13,000 cases.
IP/14/1862  17-11-2014 - EU boosts anti-Ebola aid after Commissioners' mission to worst-hit countries 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 November 2014 The European Union is continuing to scale up its response to the Ebola epidemic as its Coordinator for the emergency, Commissioner Christos Stylianides together with Vytenis Andriukaitis, Commissioner for Health, return from a four-day mission to the affected countries.