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
“We are now in the fourth year of the Syria crisis and we can see that there is not only a host community fatigue [in Lebanon], but also a donor’s fatigue,” said Emily Jacquard, Director of Search for Common Ground’s Lebanon country office. “We are facing a decrease of funding. Now more than ever, local and international actors need to come together to share resources, knowledge and cross fertilise.”
Alleviating the effects of drought requires more than food and water. The Somalia Resilience Program was founded after the 2011 famine in the Horn of Africa, in which a quarter of a million people died, half of them children under five. Research showed that pastoral families with alternative income or assets lose fewer animals in a drought than those without. So the group encouraged local women to join Village Savings and Loans Associations (VSLAs).
Au lendemain de la crise en République centrafricaine (RCA) de 2013, qui s’est traduite par un déplacement massif des populations, la dégradation des infrastructures, la quasi-absence de services publics de base et l’affaiblissement de l’administration, il était nécessaire qu’une aide int
Le 15 juillet 2014, le Commissaire européenne au Développement, M. Andris Piebalgs, ainsi que le Secrétaire d'Etat de la France, Mme Annick Girardin, le Ministre allemand au Développement et à la Coopération, M.
The main *objective* of this seminar is to update DEVCO and ECHO practitioners working in/on fragile and crisis-affected countries on recent policy developments, as well as on concepts, principles, approaches, tools and procedures for better addressing fragility and crisis situations with a resilience lens, to avoid deterioration and ensure a smoother transition from humanitarian to development.
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.
Resilience is often seen as the positive inverse of fragility. It calls for changing the way that development and humanitarian actors work, emphasizing the need for more collaborative and targeted approaches that address the root causes of crises.