Assistance and emergency aid to the most vulnerable populations of third countries
|Updated||Amount ?Global budget||Duration||Budget line?Reference code of this programme on "Draft General Budget of the EU for the financial year 2014"||Legal basis?European legal reference for this grant to download|
|12 January 2016||Annual budget: 837 million euro||2014-2020||Plus de détails||Plus de détails|
|Updated||Amount ?Global budget||Duration|
|12 January 2016||Annual budget: 837 million euro||2014-2020|
|Budget line?Reference code of this programme on "Draft General Budget of the EU for the financial year 2014"||Legal basis?European legal reference for this grant to download|
|Plus de détails||Plus de détails|
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AbstractAssistance and emergency aid to the most vulnerable populations of third countries
Does my project meet the priority requirements of this fund?
The EU as a whole is one of the world's main humanitarian aid donors; the Humanitarian Aid department (ECHO) is the service of the European Commission responsible for this activity.
* Provide short-term emergency aid
* Stabilise the economic and social ...
Areas concernedSocial Affairs, Humanitarian, Education - Training, Health, Justice - Security, Human Rights, Co-op & Development,
Who can apply?Administrations States, Development NGOs, International Organisation,
RegionsEuropean Union, Africa-Carribean-Pacific, Developing countries, Worldwide,
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