Organised byEuropean Security and Defence College (EEAS/ESDC)
The overall aim of the CSDP High Level Course (HLC) is to prepare selected
senior individuals from EU Member States and EU Institutions for leadership
positions in the application and development of the CSDP policy, crisis
management and capability development, which are able to cooperate
effectively with the various actors in this field. The course aims to broaden
course participants’ knowledge and understanding of the EU security and
defence architecture, the comprehensive nature of the CSDP as a key tool of
CFSP, current and anticipated policy, missions and operations, as well as to
increase their awareness of human rights and gender, freedom security and
justice and horizontal issues.
The training delivered both via the eLearning platform and during the
residential Modules promotes a common European security culture and aims to
foster the network of future leaders involved in the strategic aspects of the
Organised byL'équipe du Fonds Fiduciaire Bêkou de l'Union européenne pour la République Centrafricaine (Commission européenne)
Cette conférence, à laquelle participeront, entre autres, Mme Samba-Panza, la Présidente de la Transition de République centrafricaine, Mme Federica Mogherini, Vice-Présidente/Haute Représentante de l'Union pour les affaires étrangères et la politique de sécurité, M.
Organised byEuropean Commission, DG DEVCO 07, European Security and Defence College and European Institute of Public Administration
Acknowledging the importance of building the skills and the knowledge of the staff working in/on fragile and conflict-affected countries, between 14th and 16th April 2014, the European Commission, DG DEVCO 07 – Fragility and Crisis Management Unit, in partnership with the European Security and Defence College and the European Institute of Public Administration, conducted the third session of the course on “/EU External Action: Fragility, Security and Development in a Changing World/.” The training took place in Brussels and gathered 54 participants coming from EU institutions (European Commission, European External Action Service, European Parliament), but also from EU agencies, NATO and Member States.
Food and nutrition security and sustainable agriculture are among the EU’s
top development priorities for the period of 2015–2020. In this regard,
research and innovation are fundamental pieces to achieve food and nutrition
The EU is launching four major initiatives to support partner countries in
food security and agriculture specifically addressing the key areas of
innovation, nutrition, resilience and financing.
The course starts with a review of the scientific consensus on changes in climate patterns and projections to the future, and explains the rationale for countries to develop climate-resilient plans that will help them to move away from a business-as-usual development path.