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Egypt: US$ 341 million loan to upgrade oil and gas infrastructure
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) announced on Thursday 4 February a grant loan (US$ 341 million) to upgrade Egypt’s oil and gas infrastructure.    This...
Tunisia: “twinning” to manage health and environmental risks, supported by the EU
Tunisia and its partner countries designated by the European Commission – France and Netherlands – launched, on Tuesday 2 February, a “twinning” operation proposing...
Mediterranean: a programme for prevention and response to disasters, at maturity stage
PPRD South II, a programme for prevention, readiness and response to natural and man-made disasters, financed by the EU (5 million euros) - organised a meeting with its Steering Committee on 2 and 3...
Syria: the EIB calls for an ambitious response to the refugee crises
Today, at the Supporting Syria & the Region London 2016 Conference, the European Investment Bank (EIB) announced its intention to support international efforts in Turkey, the Middle East and...
Syria: EU pledges more than €3 billion for Syrians in 2016
The European Union and its Member States pledged today more than €3 billion to assist the Syrian people inside Syria as well as refugees and the communities hosting them in the neighbouring...
Tunisia: EBRD assistance for capacity Building on Public Procurement
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) announced its intention to strengthen its assistance to Tunisia for its public procurement, including through the provision of an...
EBRD: refugee crisis response package of €900 million
The EBRD is joining international efforts to tackle the refugee crisis caused by the civil war in Syria, with a financing package that could be worth €900 million. This amount is to support the...
Syria: EU support in response to the Syrian crisis
EU High Representative/Commission Vice-President Federica Mogherini, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid...
Terrorism: need to respond decisively and in a coordinated way at European level
The European Commission presented on Tuesday 2 February in Strasbourg an Action Plan to strengthen the fight against terrorist financing. “The recent terrorist attacks in the European Union and...
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