Eradicating poverty and achieving sustainable development

 

SUMMARY OF:

Communication (COM(2014) 335 final) — A decent life for all: from vision to collective action

WHAT IS THE AIM OF THE COMMUNICATION?

KEY POINTS

Main objectives

Principles

Priority areas and targets

Mobilising the necessary financial resources

Given the challenges, full use needs to be made of all available resources:

The EU called on EU countries to confirm the target of 0.7 % of their gross national product committed to official development assistance by 2015.

BACKGROUND

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MAIN DOCUMENT

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions A decent life for all: from vision to collective action (COM(2014) 335 final, 2.6.2014)

RELATED DOCUMENTS

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions A decent Life for all: Ending poverty and giving the world a sustainable future (COM(2013) 92 final, 27.2.2013)

last update 12.12.2016