Joint statement of the International Support Group (ISG) for Lebanon
18 April 2017
The members of the ISG take note of the decision of President Michel Aoun of 12 April to adjourn the chamber for one month. They also take note of Speaker Nabih Berri’s announcement to convene the next session on 15 May.
During the Easter weekend, Frontex, the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, rescued more than 1400 migrants in the Central Mediterranean in 13 search and rescue operations.
All vessels currently deployed in operation Triton participated in search and rescue operations in the Central Mediterranean over the holiday weekend. On Saturday, six vessels deployed by Frontex rescued more than 600 migrants.
Lima, miércoles 12 de abril 2017 – El día 11 de abril, la Comisión Europea (UE) decidió destinar 750,000 euros adicionales para cubrir las necesidades más urgentes en materia de agua y saneamiento, salud y vivienda en las zonas más afectadas por las inundaciones: Piura, Lambayeque, Tumbes y La Libertad.
There were almost 13 000 detections of illegal border crossings on the three main migratory routes into the EU in March. This is 10% more than in the previous month. However, the total number of detections on these routes for the first quarter of 2017 fell 70% from the same period of last year to 32 650.
The Mission concluded: "Goodwill on behalf of the people and institutions of The Gambia provides for the restoration of key democratic rights".
EU EOM The Gambia Chief Observers presents the Preliminary Statement
Banjul, 8 April.
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HOPES - Higher and Further Education Opportunities and Perspectives for Syrians
HOPES is launching the Call for Proposals (CfP) to support 40 innovative education initiatives targeting refugees and vulnerable host communities across Egypt, Northern Iraq (KRI), Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey and/or Syria.