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COVID-19: EU working on all fronts, €232 million for global efforts to tackle outbreak
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COVID-19: EU working on all fronts, €232 million for global efforts to tackle outbreak

24 February 2020
The European Commission is working around the clock to support EU Member States and strengthen international efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. To boost global preparedness, prevention and containment of the virus the Commission announced, on Monday 24 February, a new aid package worth €232 million. Part of these funds will be allocated immediately to different sectors, while the rest will be released in the next months. “As cases…