EU pledges more money to typhoon-hit Philippines
EC Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva visited the Philippines last 15 to 16 November and flew to Tacloban City, one of the areas in Eastern Visayas that was hit the hardest by typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda). During her visit, she announced an additional € 7M of humanitarian aid to help the survivors of the typhoon. The announcement raised the total aid by European Commission to € 20M.
Cine Europa......" the biggest film festival in the Philippines" said Dr. Julian Vassallo, Political Counsellor of the EU Delegation
Interview by Pia Bonalos in Solar Daybreak
Cine Europa is "Sweet Sixteen"
"As Cine Europa turns 16 it is reaching more Filipinos than ever before with screenings right across the country. With its expansion from three to six cities last year, attendance has increased by a quarter from 29,000 in 2011 to 36,500 in 2012. What is now perhaps the largest film festival in the Philippines will this year present an original, entertaining and thought-provoking set of 21 European movies, while reserving a special place for quality Filipino films." said Julian Vassallo, Political Counsellor at the EU Delegation to the Philippines.
EU Ambassador Guy Ledoux on Bottomline with Boy Abunda. Video by ABS-CBN
During the launching of The European Union-Philippines Justice Support Programme II (or EPJUST-II), members of the Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) demonstrate how a proper investigation of a crime scene is conducted. EPJUST II prioritises the issue of access to justice for the poor and disadvantaged people and of impunity for major crimes, in particular extra-legal killings and enforced disappearances.;
European Union to hold culinary festival by Philippine Star
President B. Aquino III meeting with President J. Barroso, European Council President H. Van Rompuy
Kristalina GEORGIEVA, Member of the EC in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, receives Jejomar C. BINAY, Vice-President of the Philippines: - roundtable
Emerging stronger from the crisis: the European Union
Cine Europa in Cagayan de Oro
AID TO REDUCE POVERTY. The European Union and the Department of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday approved a financing agreement for P440 million worth of grants on a project to improve governance of local government units. At the signing ceremony were Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario and EU Ambassador Guy Ledoux. Video by INQUIRER.net's Cathy Miranda
EU-Philippines Trade partnership
EU-Philippines Health partnership
EU, the world's biggest investor in the Philippines
EU-Philippines partners in bringing quality health service to the Filipinos
Europe Day message of Ambassador Guy Ledoux
Erasmus Mundus AVP
Partnership for Healthier Communities. TV Family
Aking EU, Kaagapay Natin