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- South America: Floods and Landslides - Dec 2016
- Hurricane Matthew - Sep 2016
- South America: Floods and Landslides - Nov 2015-Dec 2016
- South America: Drought - 2015-2017
- Venezuela: Floods - Jul 2015
- Venezuela: Floods - May 2012
- Venezuela: Floods - Nov 2011
- Venezuela: Floods and Landslides - Nov 2010
- Tropical Storm Matthew - Sep 2010
- Latin America: Dengue Outbreak - Mar 2010
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- Venezuela Regional Crisis - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #5, Fiscal Year (FY) 2018
European Commission - Press release
Brussels, 7 June 2018
EU steps up assistance to help those affected by the Venezuela crisis.
The socio-economic situation in Venezuela continues to deteriorate with dire consequences both in Venezuela and the neighbouring countries. To respond to this situation, the Commission announces today a package of €35.1 million in emergency aid and medium-term development assistance to support the Venezuelan people and the neighbouring countries affected by this crisis.
Today Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, met with the President of the National Assembly of Venezuela and with representatives of main opposition parties in the run up to the presidential and regional elections scheduled for 20 May. They discussed the political, economic and social challenges Venezuela is currently facing.
The High Representative expressed full support for the National Assembly, a democratically elected body whose constitutional powers must be fully respected.
The European Union and its Member States deeply regret the decision of the Venezuelan authorities to go ahead with the election of a Constituent Assembly on 30 July.
Comisión Europea - Declaración
Bruselas, 31 de julio de 2017
Los acontecimientos de las últimas 24 horas han agravado la inquietud de la Unión Europea por el futuro de la democracia en Venezuela.
European Commission - Statement
Brussels, 31 July 2017
The events of the past 24 hours have reinforced the European Union's preoccupation for the fate of democracy in Venezuela.
Declaration of the High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the EU on the situation in Venezuela ahead of the election for the Constituent Assembly on 30 July 2017
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El Comisario Europeo de Desarrollo, Andris Piebalgs, anunciará hoy una nueva ayuda de la UE por un importe de 2 500 millones EUR para América Latina en el período 2014‑2020 (incluida financiación para programas regionales y para dotaciones bilaterales a los países subvencionables).
Brussels, 24 March 2014
European Development Commissioner, Andris Piebalgs, will today announce new EU support of €2.5 billion for Latin America for the years 2014 to 2020 (including funding for regional programmes, and for the bilateral envelopes to the eligible countries).
Brussels, 30 September 2009
Today the Commission will present a renewed policy designed to strengthen the EU-Latin America strategic partnership. With its Communication « EU-Latin America: Global Players in Partnership » the Commission assesses the state of play of the bi-regional relationship and outlines the targets and objectives for the coming years.
Bruselas, 30 de septiembre de 2009
La Comisión presentará hoy una nueva política concebida para consolidar la asociación estratégica entre la UE y América Latina. En su Comunicación «UE - América Latina: Una asociación de actores globales» la Comisión eval=FAa la situación de la relación birregional y resume los objetivos para los próximos años.