Peacebuilding Forum 2 – “How to implement the EU Global Strategy”


On 29 September 2016, a lunchtime event hosted by the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels, Belgium, brought together a number of researchers and policy experts from Europe to assess the ways to implement the EU Global Strategy, insofar as conflict prevention and peace building is concerned.

Peacebuilding Forum 1 – “Post-conflict Syria”


On 11 May 2016, a lunchtime event hosted by the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels, Belgium, brought together a number of experts from Europe and Syria to assess the conditions on the ground and reflect on the implementation of peace deal for Syria if and when the Geneva diplomatic process generates an agreement. The forum was entitled, “Postconflict Syria: Which EU civilian capabilities for reconstruction?”

New blog post by Dr Daniela Irrera


A new EU-CIVCAP blog post has been published by Daniela Irrera, Associate Professor of Political Science and International Relations at the University of Catania and our third Expert of the Month. The post is entitled, “The Unbearable Lightness of bargaining: the EU, Turkey and the refugees”.

New blog post by Prof Richard G. Whitman


A new EU-CIVCAP blog post has been published by Richard G. Whitman, Professor of Politics and International Relations at the University of Kent and our second Expert of the Month. The post is entitled, “The importance of mediation for the EU’s international profile”.