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Spain leads the ranking of infections in Europe.   Source: Pixabay

Barcelona opens Europe’s first centre specializing in the HIV preventive pill

PrEP has proven to be effective in reducing new HIV infections and has been approved by the European Medicines Agency, but is not yet regularized in Spain.

European Union survey. Source: Marketing Directo

Consultation launched for the EU to legislate on the digital economy

The consultation encourages the participation of non-profit organisations.

Siria App.

Siria, the app to raise awareness on inequalities

Thousands of people who have suffered serious inequalities need to tell their stories and make themselves heard. With this App, many will be able to show sympathy with those suffering from inequalities.

Baby in the promotional video. Image: He For She

UN Women launches a video denouncing gender stereotypes

The HeForShe campaign wants to end gender inequalities and invites everyone to have their voice heard.

A mother and her son looking for a better future. Photo: CAFOD Photo Library, Flickr

Amnesty International says Europe is complicit in abuse of refugees in Libya

The international human rights organisation denounces European governments as supportive of exploitation and smuggling of refugees in Libya.

Doctors Without Borders staff distribute take-home kits for Ebola survivors. Photo: Morgana Wingard, Flickr

Doctors Without Borders launches a travelling site for humanitarian aid

The website's aim is to raise awareness among citizens and collect donations to send them to disadvantaged countries where they help to develop their projects.

Food waste. Photo: U.S Department of Agriculture, Flickr

Technology to fight the food waste at affordable prices

weSAVEeat brings shops and users together in order to sell the surplus of the day at cheaper prices.

Concept map - Photo: Pixabay

Key elements for an effective project assessment

Which are the key points an organization should pay special attention to in this process? We present a series of recommendations to improve the quality of assessments and avoid the most common mistakes.

Batman visiting a refugee camp. Photo: Youtube

A Norwegian NGO is giving awards to the best and the worst campaigns for development

The "Radiator Awards’" aim is to change how fund-raising campaigns communicate and involve people with with cooperation projects.

International NGOs took advantage of Giving Tuesday. Photo: Wikimedia

International NGOs raise money for Giving Tuesday

On 28th November, international cooperation and development NGOs celebrated Giving Tuesday and seeked support from citizens through the donation platform.

Kosice.   Source: Kosice State Theatre

Košice, 2019 European Volunteering Capital

The Slovak city has been chosen, ahead of the other two finalists, Augsburg in Germany and Cascais in Portugal.

Clock. Photo: Pixabay

Catalonia will be more in line with the European schedule thanks to the Timetable Reform Agreement

One of the goals of 2025 is to regain the two hours of time difference with the rest of the world.

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