Appeals & Response Plans
- Mauritania: Drought - May 2018
- West Africa: Ebola Outbreak - Mar 2014
- Mauritania: Floods - Sep 2013
- Sahel Crisis: 2011-2017
- Mauritania: Floods - Aug 2010
- West Africa: Floods - Jul 2009
- Mauritania: Floods - Aug 2009
- Influenza A (H1N1) Pandemic - Apr 2009
- West Africa: Floods - Jul 2008
- Mauritania: Floods - Aug 2007
Maps & Infographics
The refugee emergency and food crisis are what most concern the European Union in Mali. The alarm was sounded by Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva upon her return from a mission to Bamako and Burkina Faso, one month on from her last visit.
The foreign ministry will be participating through its Directorate General for Development Cooperation, in the humanitarian mission "Ridare la luce 2009" (Bring back the light), to be held in the Republic of Mali from 24 November to 10 December 2009 for the treatment of the people of the Sahel desert for eye diseases and, beginning this year, for general surgical operations and the exchange of knowledge on new operating techniques between Italian and Malian doctors and nurses.
The mission is being carried out in coordination and collaboration with its creator, NGO …
Among the initiatives proposed by the Italian Government in favour of the civil populations of some West African countries plagued by the invasion of locusts, the Italian Cooperation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has put an aircraft at the disposal of the FAO to transport 120 tons of urgent products to continue the fight against these insects. This initiative is in response to the appeal made by the General Director of the FAO Jacques Diouf.
The products to fight against the locust invasion, offered by the Moroccan government, will be delivered to Mauritania and Senegal, which are …