In this light, the European and Development Programs Management Service implements two actions in the context of Emergency Aid 2016 as well as one action in the context of Emergency Aid 2017. It should be noted that in all the Emergency Aid actions implemented by our Service, European funding amounts to 100% of the budget (excluding VAT).
EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE MECHANISM
In article 14 par. 1 “Emergency assistance” of Regulation (EU) no. 515/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 April 2014, establishing, within the framework of the Internal Security Fund, the financial support instrument in the field of external borders and visas and repealing decision no. 574/2007/EC is defined: “This instrument grants financial assistance to address extraordinary and special needs in the event of an emergency situation, as defined in Article 2 point f)”.