UAE Humanitarian Aid
2019 Jul 22 Mon, 09:21:41 pm

EU offers €10.5m for disaster-hit countries in South and South East Asia

BRUSSELS, 22nd July, 2019 (WAM) -- The European Union, EU, has mobilised a new humanitarian funding package worth €10.5 million to help the South and South East Asian communities hit by natural disasters and humanitarian crises. This includes €1.5 million in emergency aid for the victims of ongoing monsoons in India and Bangladesh, said a statement issued on Monday by the European Commission, the executive body of the E.U. The remaining funds will be distributed in Nepal and the Philippines as well as for disaster...