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The Partnership Instrument
Through the Partnership Instrument (PI), the EU cooperates with partners around the world to advance the Union's strategic interests and tackle global challenges.
The second edition of the ESDC booklet WHAT WE ARE – WHAT WE DO has been released. On 23 February 2017, the new publication of the ESDC was presented by Dirk Dubois, head of the ESDC, on the occasion of the alumni conference. The main message is that the European Security and Defence College remains the number one training provider for the Common Security and Defence Policy in the broader context of the Common Foreign and Security Policy.
The EU-NZ Partnership Agreement for Relations and Cooperation (PARC) is now under provisional application, following the publishing in the Official Journal of the European Union on 11 November 2016 of European Council's decision to authorise the signing of the Agreement.
In challenging times, the European Union needs to think strategically, have a vision and act together, especially after the British referendum, High Representative Federica Mogherini today told the European Parliament in Strasbourg.
The European Union and Tunisia are united in solidarity and partnership following the terrorist attacks in Tunisia’s Bardo Museum. High Representative/ Vice President Federica Mogherini declared “it is the EU’s responsibility to accompany the construction of a strong Tunisian democracy, guaranteeing security, economic development and social progress for all Tunisians. Tunisia can count on the EU.”
On 06 July 2016, Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, gave a closing statement on the annual report on human rights and democracy in the world 2015, at the Europ
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