The G5 Sahel countries- Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger and Chad- face increasing threats by terrorists and organized crime involving trafficking in arms, drugs and human beings. This has also an impact on the Mediterranean region and EU Member States. To help address the situation, the EU has
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 20/06/2018
Officials of the EU and the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency MSB signed on 30 May in Brussels the contract on a dedicated warehouse as of June. This will significantly improve the logistical support for the ten civilian CSDP Missions. Key equipment and logistical services can swiftly be made
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 01/06/2018
Humans in conflict areas suffer from lawlessness and violence. The EU engages responsibly and supports struggling partner countries through a mix of diplomatic, development and security measures. 2,000 women and men work in the ten civilian Missions to increase human security in Europe, Africa and
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 29/05/2018
Nigerien Gendarmes ask EUCAP Sahel Niger for Human Rights Training A recent success story shows the good relationship, dialogue and exchange that exists between the Internal Security Forces and the EU Capacity Building Mission.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 24/05/2018
This week marked the first time a female officer of the security forces gave trainings in criminal intelligence at EUCAP Sahel Niger’s hub in Agadez, northeast of the Nigerien capital Niamey, and happened as hidden arms and ammunition were discovered buried in the desert.
Author: EUCAP Sahel Niger - Press and information team - Publication date: 18/05/2018
Imagine: There is a terrorist attack in one of the CSDP missions and operations. Immediately after the attacks, films and videos are published on social media outlets. Journalists try to get information. You are the press and public information officer of the mission/operation under attack. How
Author: Le Collège européen de sécurité et de défense (CESD) - Publication date: 17/05/2018
In order to respond more effectively to all types of crises, whether they be security related (notably in the case of a terrorist attack) or health, humanitarian or cross border related crises, the regional operational centres (ROC) are an important tool available to authorities that enable them to
Author: EUCAP Sahel Niger - Press and information team - Publication date: 16/04/2018