EU has provided 2.9 billion euros for the refugees in Turkey

2.9 billion euros, as aid for the refugees that are now residing in camps in Turkey promised by the EU, have already been provided, the European Commission announced. 3 billion euros in total had been promised for the 2016-2017 period.

EU-funded cash assistance programme reaches half a million refugees in Turkey

The number of refugees in Turkey receiving monthly cash assistance through an innovative relief programme has now reached 500 000 and continues to rise. The Emergency Social Safety Net (ESSN) programme is a partnership between EU Humanitarian Aid, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP),...

Young migrants live rough in EU border forest

Zekeriah, a 23-year old Moroccan, who dreams of a better life in Sweden, tries to sneak across the border from Serbia to EU member state Croatia night after night.