EU announces €9bn in funding for climate action

By |december 13th, 2017|Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, climate finance, European External Investment Plan, News, One Planet Summit|

The European commission has announced funding of €9bn (£8bn) for action on climate change, one of a flurry of measures from governments, businesses and investors aimed at achieving the goals of the 2015 Paris agreement.

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EU and Gates foundation pledge €500 million for innovations in agriculture

By |december 13th, 2017|agricultural innovation, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Climate Change, Emmanuel Macron, Neven Mimica, News, Paris Agreement|

The European Union together with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation pledged on Tuesday (12 December) more than €500 million over the next three years for research and innovation in agriculture.

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Mimica: We are analysing aid funding gaps left by the US

By |junij 28th, 2017|Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Donald Trump, family planning, Gavi, Neven Mimica, News, Polio, vaccines|

The EU is analysing the aid funding gap left by Donald Trump’s decision to ban US federal funding for NGOs providing birth control support or abortions in developing countries, Development Commissioner Neven Mimica told EURACTIV.com in an exclusive interview.

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UK doubles funding to fight tropical diseases in developing world

By |april 19th, 2017|aid budget, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, blindness, Carter Center, guinea worm, Jimmy Carter, News, Priti Patel, Sightsavers, trachoma, World Health Organisation|

The UK has pledged to double the funding it gives to fighting neglected tropical diseases, in a move that will protect more than 200 million people around the world from debilitating and painful conditions.

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