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European Year for Development

EU development year

2015 has been designated as the year for development.

EU development aid goes to around 150 countries in the world. In a Eurobarometer survey among 28,000 Europeans 85% believe that it is important to help people in developing countries  Most people also agree that tackling poverty in these countries should be a main priority for the EU and that more aid should be given.

To find out more about the European Year of Development go to: https://europa.eu/eyd2015/