Six months – from December 2019 to June 2020- inside the life of the EU Training Mission to Mali under the command of Brigadier General Joao Ribeiro told in the form of a Comic book. Read about the adventures of 700 men and women alongside more than 1200 students of the Malian Armed Forces. From
Author: The European Union Military Staff (EUMS) - Publication date: 03/06/2020
On International Day of UN Peacekeepers we pay tribute to the invaluable work of peacekeepers and honour those who have lost their lives while on duty. The EU works closely with the UN on peacekeeping and civilian, police and military crisis management, to enhance security both inside and outside
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 29/05/2020
In 2019, I visited as Spanish Minister for Foreign Affairs the Simon Bolivar bridge, a 300 metres long bridge spanning Venezuela and Colombia. The bridge is named after the Venezuelan statesman and it was until the Venezuelan economic crisis a popular crossing point for citizens to shop across the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 27/05/2020
Despite the current challenges caused by the Coronavirus, including curfews imposed by the Nigerien government, EUCAP Sahel Niger continues to support the country’s internal security forces- among others by donating operational equipment to the forces.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 14/05/2020
From the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, the armed forces of EU Member States have played a critical role in fighting the virus – abroad, at home and in European solidarity. They are providing transport and logistic support, building field hospitals in record time, deploying their medical staff,
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 12/05/2020
The EU Capacity Building Mission in Mali coaches since two years the Crisis Management Centre of the Ministry for Security and Civil Protection which coordinates currently the Malian response to the Corona-pandemic. The Mission supports their Malian colleagues in the fight against the epidemic
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 06/04/2020
EUAM has responded quickly to the Covid-19 pandemic, setting up remote work stations to enable it to continue delivery of advice and other support activities to Ukraine’s Civilian Security Sector institutions in spite of the restrictions. The Field Office Odesa organised recently the Mission’s first
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 03/04/2020
Somali police officers are trained by EU civilian and military experts to become a specialised robust police unit called "Darwish" who will hold areas liberated from the terrorist group al-Shabaab and pave the way for civilian police.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 11/03/2020