Sixty million for Somali refugees

Sixty million for Somali refugees

World October 21, 2015 16:18

brussels - The European Union further 60 million aside for assistance to Somali refugees in Kenya and Somalia itself. Abroad Chef Federica Mogherini makes announced Wednesday at a conference in Brussels on Somali refugees.

The money is 50 million intended for the reintegration of refugees and displaced persons in Somalia.

This is mainly devoted to basic facilities, which should ensure that Somalis returning voluntarily from Europe, Kenya, Yemen. Ten million will go to the care of Somalis in northern Kenya. During the conference announced plans to stabilize Somalia and to eliminate the causes of migration path.

For the latter, the European Commission called recently an Africa fund in life. Roughly one in five of the more than ten million Somalis beaten fleeing the civil war in the country. The EU is the biggest donor in Somalia, where it has since 2008 spent more than 1.2 billion.

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