Contributing to global stability and peace: Council adopts improvements to the EU's assistance instrument

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  • 07/12/2017 13:25


Inside the Europa building
A view inside the Europa building (photo: European Union)

On 7 December, the Council adopted a regulation improving the EU’s instrument for contributing to stability and peace (IcSP).

This measure forms part of an EU-wide strategic framework to support security sector reform.  It aligns the objectives of the instrument with the commitments made by the EU towards the UN sustainable development goals and the recently agreed new European consensus on development.

Read more on the website of the Council of the European Union.