Our publications are updated regularly. All publications can be downloaded free of charge. Please select from the categories below.



These documents were produced by EU-CIVCAP for the European Commission, as agreed in its Grant Agreement. They include detailed reports on the EU’s civilian capabilities in conflict prevention and peacebuilding.

Journal Articles

These are published articles in peer-reviewed international journals. All journal articles are published with Open Access rights, meaning that you can freely download them at any time without an individual or institutional subscription.

Policy Briefings

EU-CIVCAP produces regular policy briefings, which are short, concise documents summarising our recommendations on specific areas of the EU’s civilian capabilities in conflict prevention and peacebuilding for the policy community.

Working Papers

EU-CIVCAP Working Papers showcase our present research, with the advantage that they are released ahead of journal articles. Each Working Paper is considered to be a work in progress. You can freely download them at any time.


EU-CIVCAP’s quarterly newsletters, which were managed by CEPS, summarised the project’s progress in organising events, conducting research and producing deliverables and wider publications. There were 12 issues in total, contained within 3 volumes.

External Publications

These publications are published by our Partners and affiliates and hosted on external websites. The hyperlinks below will take you to the externally-hosted publications.