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|
|13 December 2016||Annual budget 2017: 35 million euro||2014-2020||Plus de détails||Plus de détails|
|Updated||Amount ?Global budget||Duration|
|13 December 2016||Annual budget 2017: 35 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|
This fund is a framework programme, organised in different strands (sub-programmes)
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,
Find here more information on sub-programmes or actions of framework programme
Calls for projects / Calls for proposals
Contact - Funds Manager
Find all useful information about ECHO
Focus on this programme
News related to ECHO
22 November 2016EU provides 166 000 euro humanitarian funding to help victims of floods in Egypt
ECHO is a program of assistance and emergency aid to the most vulnerable populations of third countries. This program finances humanitarian aid in the event of a crisis.
21 September 2016EU announced additionnal 40 million euro for Yemen at UN summit
European Union ECHO Programme is an aid and assistance funds for the most vulnerable populations in third-party countries.
03 September 2015EU strategic vision of humanitarian action ahead of the World Humanitarian Summit in 2016
The European Commission adopted yesterday a communication calling for a global partnership towards effective humanitarian action
29 January 2015EU steps up humanitarian assistance to Syria
With the humanitarian situation worsening every day, growing numbers of people inside Syria and refugees in neighbouring countries are in need of assistance.
07 August 2012€ 2 million are provided by the European Commission to help victims of floods in India
This aid comes in response to floods that occurred in Assam as a result of the monsoon.
27 July 2011A new funding for famine and drought victims in the Horn of Africa
ristalina Georgieva, the European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response announced new aid funding for famine and drought victims in the Horn of Africa.
17 January 2011The humanitarian aid budget to Yemen will increase to 15 million euro
On January 15th, 2011, the European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response , Kristalina Georgieva, announced an increase of EU humanitarian aid to Yemen, which amounts to 15 million euro. The country knows pressing humanitarian needs caused by internal co...
14 January 20112 million euro in aid to flood victims in Sri Lanka
On January 14th, DG ECHO of the European Commission has decided to grant emergency humanitarian aid of 2 million euros to flood victims in Sri Lanka, which could then receive emergency food assistance, water and sanitation, and emergency relief items. One million people were affected by torrenti...
29 December 2010100 million euro will be allocated in 2011 in support to Palestinian people
On December 22nd, the European Commission has decided that a first financial package worth 100 million euro will be allocated to the Occupied Palestinian Territory in 2011.
24 December 2010Colombia: 2 million euros have been allocated to help flood victims
Following the torrential rains that fell on Colombia over the last few months, two million people have been affected of floods and landslides. To assist them, the Commission decided on December 22nd, 2010, to provide them an aid of 2 million euro. Thus, 80 000 people will have food, water and san...
02 March - 03 March 2017, Düsseldorf (Germany)European Networking Event for 2017 Horizon 2020 Calls
29 March - 30 March 2017, Stockholm, SwedenBONUS BALTICAPP-HELCOM workshop
04 April - 05 April 2017, Coventry, United Kingdom5th International Workshop on Biometrics and Forensics
18 May - 19 May 2017, Poole (United Kingdom)European Maritime Day: Annual meeting point for Europe’s community o
28 May - 31 May 2017, Santorini, GreeceSecond European rare earth ressources Conference
Innovation: which funding opportunities for French companies? :
The European Union has deployed two main funding mechanisms for innovation: 1) EU programmes managed by the European Commission and its related bodies (executive agencies, Natio...
What you need to know about the European neighbourhood instrument :
All the main caracteristics of the european neighbourhood instrument can be found below.
Overview of the new priorities of the ‘Europe for citizens’ Programme :
Priorities for the 2 strands of the Europe for Citizens programme have now been announced and are outlined below. Welcomeurope invites you to consult them.
Better understanding the Connecting Europe Facility :
In order to achieve smart, sustainable and inclusive growth and to stimulate job creation in line with the objectives of the Europe 2020 Strategy, the Union needs an up-to-date,...
The EaSI Programme explained in 5 steps :
The Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) programme is a financing instrument at EU level to promote a high level of quality and sustainable employment, gu...
My name is Vassil Gourev, and I am the leader of the University Rescue Squad (URS) - a NGO based in Sofia, Bulgaria. Our main activity is react... Suite
Connectez vous pour voir la reponse
Do you have any questions regarding this programme or a call?
Our consultants are available to help you make the most out of European funding. This service is only available for members and is provided by our experts.
INTRA- AFRICA ACADEMIC MOBILITY SCHEME
Grants to support the higher education cooperation between countries in Africa.
DCI - INSTRUMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION - (1.3) - PAN-AFRICAN PROGRAMME
Grants to support the strategic partnership between Africa and the Union and subsequent...
DCI - INSTRUMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION - (1.2) - GLOBAL PUBLIC GOODS AND CHALLENGES
Support actions in areas such as the environment and climate change, sustainable energy...
DCI - INSTRUMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION - (1.1) - CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES (CSO - LA)
To strengthen cooperation, exchange of knowledge and experience and capacities of civil...
DCI - INSTRUMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION (1)
Grants for EU's development cooperation projects
DCI - DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION INSTRUMENT
Instrument to finance EU's development cooperation activities
SWITCH AFRICA GREEN
SWITCH AFRICA GREEN promote sustainable consumption and production in Africa.
Grants for projects which aims to increase knowledges and professional aptitudes and to...
CEB - COUNCIL OF EUROPE DEVELOPMENT BANK - SECTORS OF ACTIONS AND FINANCIAL MEANS
Loans for European investment projects in the field of social assistance
PRIZE - LORENZO NATALI PRIZE FOR JOURNALISM
Prize awarded to a journalist for its efforts to defend democracy, environment and deve...
Become partner for free
Give a european dimension to your website
Get access to the programme ECHO
and to all Welcomeurope.com online services
- 480 European Funds
- 175 calls for proposals opened
- Weekly calls for proposals email alerts
- Daily Update
- Keys advices from our consultants
- Ask you questions to our experts