Delegation to the Philippines
31/05/2016 - EU, UNDP turn over evacuation centers to Yolanda-affected communities in Biliran province [408 KB]
31 May 2016, Tacloban City, Philippines– The European Union (EU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today turned over two newly-built evacuation centres to Typhoon Yolanda-affected communities in Biliran province.
The construction of the community evacuation centres is part of the EU’s package of assistance, through the UNDP-implemented ‘Project Recovery,’ to help Yolanda-affected families recover after the devastation. Project Recovery is building 11 community evacuation centres, six of which have been completed, in the provinces of Biliran, Leyte and Eastern Samar.
30/05/2016 - INTERVIEW WITH AMB. FRANZ JESSEN ON EU-FTA
Watch EU Ambassador Franz Jessen's interview on EU-FTA at First UP by Bloomberg Philippines
26/05/2016 - Ic EUropa InU photography and video contests deadline extended to 15 June [114 KB]
Photo and Video contests aimed to gauge impressions and perceptions of Filipinos on EU-Philippines by way of images and videos.
Images and videos may focus on EU-Philippines partnership, influences of EU for the past 25 years.
These can capture either culture (fashion, food, arts) heritage, business, trade, EU core values -- human rights, peace, etc.
Working together with the Philippines
The European Union is providing continuous support for the overall implementation the Health Sector Reform Agenda of the Government of the Philippines as articulated in the Framework for Universal Health Care (UHC).
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