Articles with tag : defence-policy

CESI supports the creation of PESCO and more cooperation in defence

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On December 11 the Council adopted a decision to establish the Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO), as laid down in the Lisbon Treaty. This framework of cooperation will enable the 25 Member States party to the decision* to work more closely to "develop... Read more

CESI’s Trade Council ‘Defence’ on the future of the European Defence Union: More rights for citizens in uniform & parliamentary oversight

On the occasion of its last meeting, CESI´s Trade Council “Defence” dealt with the current state of affairs in defence matters. In particular the new reflection paper in European defence as well as new initiatives and proposals, among them also legislative... Read more

[email protected]: Trade unions of military and civilian staff discuss the future of the European Defence Union

On October 18, CESI and the Hessen Land Representation to the European Union brought together key stakeholders from the national and European levels to discuss the future of the ‘European Defence Union: What next?’ at the 17th edition of CESI's... Read more

Upcoming on October 18: [email protected] on ‘European Defence Union: What next?’

22 Sep 2017, keywords : , , ,
On October 18, CESI will hold the 17th edition of its lunchtime event series "[email protected]" - this time together with the Representation of the State of Hessen to the EU on "European Defence Union: What next?" Registration is now possible.... Read more

Reaction by Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Sohst, member of the Board of the German Armed Forces Association, following the European Council Conclusions of 22 – 23 June 2017

On the occasion of the latest European Council meeting which took place last week in Brussels, Member States discussed and took a stance on a number of important topics such as security and defence, migration and digital Europe (cybersecurity strategy).... Read more