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Is food something you take for granted? On #WorldFoodDay, let's remember about those who don't know where their next meal is coming from. Let's #UniteToBeatHunger. 🔗 europa.eu/!Dx34bC
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The 🇪🇺 is proud to be supporting the @IFRC_DREF, a unique tool to support 🌏 rapid response to disasters. In the future, it will be key to: 🔺️explore multi-year funding 🔺️apply anticipatory action 🔺️prioritise funding for communities acutely vulnerable to #climatechange.
The IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (@IFRC_DREF) is the fastest, most efficient & most transparent way to channel global funding directly to local responders—before & immediately after extreme weather events & other emergencies.
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#Tigray is shattered by systematic violations of human rights, war crimes and crimes against humanity used as a weapon. In view of the upcoming UN report on human right, we agreed at #FAC to prepare the ground with an adequate response and start work on sanctions.
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⛰️ Innovative 3D landslide models 📢 Awareness campaigns 🧑‍🏫 Workshops for local communities, schools and engineers This is how EU funding and @people_in_need help prepare for landslides in Nepal. 🇳🇵 More resilience = more lives saved. Read more. ⬇️ #DRR europa.eu/!bUBNKW
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Meet the humanitarians who NEVER STOP PEDALING! 🚲 EU-funded bicycles make the job easier for volunteers in eastern Ukraine who visit displaced people and make sure they receive the assistance they need.
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“We are willfully destructive. That is the only conclusion one can come to when reviewing disaster events over the last twenty years" says @HeadUNDRR after reading the results of our @CREDUCL report. bit.ly/30Y8BJS
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The Government has increased its data collection efficiency by 📈16 times compared to the aftermath of Cyclone Idai, thanks the drone hydrological mapping🗺️ Supported by @eu_echo, #INGD , #DNGRH & @WFP have mapped Buzi river basin for flood prevention in Central Mozambique🇲🇿🤝🇪🇺
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It takes all our tricks to protect the climate. Together with @UEFA, the @EU_Commission presents a team of football greats turning on their skills against climate change. #EveryTrickCounts #EUGreenDeal
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Climate action is at the heart of the #EUGreenDeal. We are leading by example, creating pathways for a nature-positive, carbon neutral and equitable world. @COP26 starts in 2 weeks in Glasgow. We will be there, joining the world to tackle climate change. #EUatCOP26
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Have you heard about the @KIZILAYKART? 💳 Corrie from @ifrc explains how EU-funded cash cards help refugees in Turkey buy what they need most urgently. 👇 @EUDelegationTur @ECHO_Turkey
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What do urban community volunteers in Bangladesh do? 🤔 They help respond to emergencies, such as earthquakes, fires or health crises. Despite his disability, Saddam has been involved in over 50 rescue operations so far. This is his story. 👇
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With @eu_echo funded #ESSN Programme, we support more than 1.5 million recipients from various nationalities to meet their most basic needs, such as access to food, and to improve their living conditions. #WorldFoodDay2021
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“If we would not have reacted quickly, not only would my neighbour’s tent have been burned down, but mine could have too.” IOM, with @eu_echo support, trained 200 people on how to put out fires and protect their shelters. ow.ly/3OqB50GkSMN
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Natural hazards are becoming more frequent and intense. Technology can be a game changer. With EU humanitarian funding, @coopi installed meteorological stations in Bolivia, Peru and Paraguay based on affordable and open-source hardware. #DisasterRiskReduction
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#WorldFoodDay We cannot end hunger without addressing the climate crisis. The #ClimateCrisis is one of the main drivers of global hunger. Without urgent action, it could result in unprecedented levels of hunger. Here's why ⬇️
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#Copernicus #ImageOfTheWeek Topic▶️ #LaPalmaEruption 🌋 #Spain 🇪🇸 HD image of #Sentinel2 🇪🇺🛰️available on our website ➡️ copernicus.eu/en/media/image… Follow the monitoring activities on @CopernicusEMS website ➡️ emergency.copernicus.eu/EMSR…
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