The first work package (WP1) was finalised by end of November 2015. Its objective was to provide the Consortium with an up-to-date review documents for better understanding of the framework and definitions of the EU external action, civilian and military as well as existing practices in terms of pooling and sharing of capabilities. Documents are based on the literature review, expert discussions, online discussions and online surveys.
Secondly, the first working package is establishing factors and indicators for measuring effectiveness of the EU CSDP operations as well conceptual framework and methodology to analyse the effectiveness of the EU in the upcoming case studies (Balkans, Africa, Middle East and Asia).
IECEU outcomes will be integrated into relevant training and higher education programmes. Moreover, the IECEU results can be utilized by various end users in their policy planning.
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