ECHO [to 21 February 2015]

ECHO [to 21 February 2015]
€4 million in EU aid to tackle food insecurity in Central America
More than 2.5 million people in Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador and Nicaragua are reported to be facing severe or moderate food insecurity. The European Commission is providing €4 million in humanitarian aid to assist those in need.

EU provides assistance to conflict and malnutrition-affected Malians
Three years after the start of the conflict, renewed violence and persistent food scarcity are creating urgent humanitarian needs in Mali. The EU is providing €32 million in humanitarian aid to assist people affected by the conflict…

Over €150 million in EU aid to meet Sahel’s growing food needs
In Africa’s Sahel, close to 20 million people don’t know where their next meal will come from. The EU is giving €156 million in humanitarian funding for 2015 to the Sahel region to address the recurrent food crises and increasing needs.