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Around 2,000 women and men are currently deployed to our neighbourhood in civilian CSDP missions under EU flag – working outside of the EU’s borders, providing security at home. The EU and its Member States are now implementing a set of commitments to strengthen the civilian dimension of European
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 15/11/2019
In a world that has become increasingly complex and contested, Europe has stepped up its work on defence over the past few years. Permanent Structured Cooperation on security and defence is one of the new instruments in the EU’s toolbox. Under this framework, 13 new projects for European cooperation
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 12/11/2019
European security and defence has turned 20 this year and while more work lies ahead, a lot has been achieved over the past few years. Today, the EU is a global security provider, taking an active role to stabilise our neighbourhood and keep European citizens safe. There is a unique European way to
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 18/10/2019
The security situation in the Sahel is degrading. The EU supports the security and defence efforts of the G5 Sahel countries inter alia by deploying security advisors. The CivOpsCdr and the EU Special Representative for the Sahel visited Mali for an on-the-spot evaluation with the Malian leadership.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 09/10/2019
The EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM) is the only permanent international presence on the ground monitoring the situation between the two breakaway regions of Georgia, namely Abkhazia and South Ossetia. An open dialogue that takes place at meetings of the IPRM and via an EUMM-managed Hotline provides
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 07/10/2019
The European Union helps Libyan authorities inter alia to counter organized crime. EUBAM Libya recently set up workshops in Tunis on special investigation techniques and forensics with the collaboration of CT-Mena.
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 19/09/2019
In the rapidly changing world of technology, Palestinian judges need to be fully updated so they can better handle cybercrime cases and electronic evidence with integrity and fairness. EUPOL COPPS advisers are helping the judges to raise their capabilities so they can cope with the new realities of
Author: The Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC) - Publication date: 03/09/2019