EU ministers of defence, meeting informally in Sofia on 4-5 May, reviewed advances in the framework of Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO) in the field of defence and discussed new projects to build further on the rapid progress made over the last two years. Following the budget proposal on 2
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 07/05/2018
The European Commission on 2 May presented its proposal for the next EU budget. The proposal responds to the challenge of the Brexit budget hole as well as rising expectations for the EU to play a greater role in providing security and stability in an unstable world.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 02/05/2018
Women make up 50 percent of the world population. The civilian CSDP can only reach its full potential through a better integration of the gender perspective. This includes increasing the number of women in senior management positions in civilian CSDP Missions. The CPCC, the headquarter leading the
Author: Press and information team of EUAM RCA - Publication date: 05/02/2018
Since 2008, the EU has provided more than €1.2 billion in assistance to Somalia. The EU’s aid focuses on three sectors: state building and securing peace, food security and education. Abdulkadir Muktar, a Somali Security officer, explains why investing in Somali security is a wise choice for
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 01/12/2017
The European Union is a world leader in addressing the threat of mines, committing 600 million Euros to support mine action worldwide between 2012 and 2016, notably in Chad, Colombia, Croatia, Iraq, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Myanmar, Syria and Ukraine.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to the UN in Geneva - Publication date: 01/12/2017
With the notification by 23 EU member states of their desire to participate in "permanent structured cooperating" in the field of defence, the EU Institute for Security Studies (EUISS) brought together policy makers and experts to discuss achievements and next steps in EU security and
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 27/11/2017
The European Union is a project of peace designed to protect European citizens. As EU countries move to begin permanent structured cooperation on defence, invest more and coordinate defence spending plans, High Representative Federica Mogherini highlights in remarks to the European Defence Agency
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 23/11/2017