European Commission Humanitarian Office (ECHO)

Echo is a department of the European Commission, with the task of providing a rapid response to humanitarian crises (both natural and man-made) and managing the humanitarian aid granted to non-European countries.

Also supports a Network on Humanitarian Assistance (NOHA) which manages a post-graduate diploma and other training courses course in humanitarian assistance.

WWW site includes full text of newsletter and summary statistics on EU humanitarian aid commitments (and those of member states), press releases and publications information.

Latest documents from European Commission Humanitarian Office