European Union External Action

Security and sustainability in Outer Space

14/01/2015 - 14:50

The EU has proposed an international code of conduct to strengthen security and sustainability in outer space.

The main aim of the EU policy is to encourage responsible behaviour in outer space.

The Key policy tool is the  EU proposal for an international Space Code of Conduct that aims to enhance safety, security and sustainability in space.

It was made in response to a call for ‘transparency & confidence-building measures' among all space actors, in 2 UN General Assembly Resolutions:

Progress so far