Improving the Effectiveness of Capabilities in EU conflict prevention.
The new project IECEU started in the beginning of May 2015 and will last until end of February 2018 (33 months). It aims towards enchancement of European Union (EU) external activities. The consortium (11 participants from 7 European countries) itself consists of a diverse group of civilian, research and military organisation reflecting the variety within EU missions. The overall goal of the project is to find out new approaches and solutions to respond the future challenges and threats
IECEU is funded by the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Horizon 2020 and it studies the conflict prevention, crisis management and peacebuilding capabilities of EU. The project analyses and evaluates the missions in which the EU has carried out. Such comprehensive analysis of current external actions can provide better answers to creating more effective missions. The aim is to identify the best practices and develop new approaches and solutions.
IECEU –project aims to enchance the co-operation between different organisations in order to increase the ability to resolve challenges in the future. The IECEU –project looks to provide recommendations for EU to guarantee the long-term stability.
Project coordinator, Laurea University of Applied Sciences