The second Research Meets Policy Seminar of the EU-CIVCAP project took place on 11 September 2017. It was organised and hosted by the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels and more than 20 experts and policymakers attended.
Ahead of the 72nd General Assembly of the United Nations, this event on 11 September 2017 in Brussels was devoted to EU-UN cooperation in mustering civilian capabilities for conflict prevention, crisis response, conflict resolution and peacebuilding.
On 18 May 2017, Maastricht University organised a workshop at its Campus Brussels on EU, UN and OSCE capabilities in conflict prevention and peacebuilding under the title “Implementing the EU Global Strategy: EU civilian crisis management and the integrated approach in perspective”.
We are pleased to announce that the inaugural paper of the EU-CIVCAP Working Papers series has been published by Tim Edmunds, of the University of Bristol, entitled “Maritime Capacity Building in the Horn of Africa: States of Somalia”.
EU-CIVCAP’s next workshop takes place in a month’s time in Brussels, Belgium. Please see this article for details about the event, including registration details and the programme for the day.
On 16 March 2017 in Brussels, the third Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding Policy Forum was held, in which a panel of two European Union officials, a senior diplomat of a Member State, and a civil society representative debated the concept of ‘resilience’ and its implications for EU conflict prevention and peacebuilding.