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
The last 12 months have seen momentous developments in the area of security and defence. EEAS Deputy Secretary General for Security and Defence Pedro Serrano looks at how the EU is implementing the Global Strategy which set the security of our Union as a priority.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 20/10/2017
High Representative Federica Mogherini today chairs a meeting of the 28 EU defence ministers, to push forward work on the European security and defence agenda, and later brings together interior and development ministers to tackle both counterterrorism and migration.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 18/05/2017