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Voices & Views

May 13 2015 by Coordination Team
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As an EU staffer, you have just been selected to go to Afghanistan, CAR, DRC, Georgia, Ukraine, Timor-Leste or Mali… You have your diplomatic passport, you have successfully finished the Hostile Environment Awareness Training and most probably you were briefed by headquarters in Brussels on what to expect and how to behave in your new working environment. Don't forget to pack the EU Staff Handbook for Operating in Situations of Conflict and Fragility.
Article relevant to the topics: Fragility & Crisis Situations
May 7 2015 by Coordination Team
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Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals will not be limited by an overall lack of money, but rather will depend on “the way finance is mobilised and used”. That’s the message from the European Report on Development 2015, released this week.
April 30 2015 by Coordination Team
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As the European Union prepares its latest plan to support gender equality and women’s empowerment (GEWE) around the world, a timely evaluation of its efforts so far has found much room for improvement.
Article relevant to the topics: Gender
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April 24 2015 by Coordination Team
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What is the best way to improve health in developing countries: by targeting (and hopefully eradicating) specific diseases, or by improving national health systems? For Veronique Lorenzo the answer lies in a combination of both. 
Article relevant to the topics: Health
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April 13 2015 by Coordination Team
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Ending food crises requires immediate humanitarian assistance but also long-term support to limit future shortages. How to advance this ‘twin-track approach’ to nutrition was one of the main agenda items when the Executive Director of the World Food Programme (WFP), Ertharin Cousin, visited the European institutions in Brussels earlier this year.
Article relevant to the topics: Development Policy, Food & Nutrition Security

Groups

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A space where relevant documents in the field of fragility and crisis management are shared with outside stakeholders;
This group belongs to the topics: Fragility & Crisis Situations
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The group aims to share materials and resources on protection.
This group belongs to the topics: Fragility & Crisis Situations, Humanitarian Aid
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An online knowledge platform aimed at exchanging experience and best practices on key priority themes for small island economies

Projects

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The Air-Q-Gov project supports Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, the Russian Federation and Ukraine to tackle the challenges those countries face with the increase of air pollution emissions.In particular, the project supports the countries in their...