IECEU Policy Briefing Paper 2018 – The Civilian CSDP Compact: A new paradigm or a strategic communication tool?

THE CIVILIAN CSDP COMPACT – A new paradigm or a strategic communication tool? – Petteri Taitto –

The paradigm for the civilian aspects of the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) has evolved over the years, starting from the experiences of the Balkans conflicts, which later on led to the development of Feira priorities1. In the course of the years civilian CSDP missions shifted from monitoring and executive missions more to the capacity building, like Security Sector Reform (SSR). In practice, civilian CSDP missions are expected to do long-standing impact with short term instrument…

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