Joint Final Conference of WOSCAP & IECEU Research Projects
Effectiveness and Inclusivity of EU Peacebuilding and Conflict Prevention
November 8th, 2017, 09:00 – 18:30
Venue: Scotland House, Rond-Point Schuman 6, 1040 Brussels, Belgium
IECEU “Improving the Effectiveness of Capabilities in EU Conflict Prevention” and WOSCAP “Whole of Society Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding” are organising their final conference together with the purpose of bringing together all relevant stakeholders and end-users in the field of European Union’s conflict prevention and peacebuilding. The conference will aim to present both H2020 projects research results and recommendations as well as to contribute to further debate and improvement in EU’s conflict prevention and peacebuilding interventions through sustainable, comprehensive and innovative means.
WOSCAP project focused on three types of existing EU interventions, namely multi‐track diplomacy, security sector reform, and governance reform through a combination of desk and field research in Mali, Yemen, Georgia, Ukraine, Kosovo, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Guatemala and Honduras and produced a tailored set of recommendations to improve the EU’s civilian means for conflict prevention and peacebuilding.
IECEU analysed best practices and lessons learned of eight on-going and past European Union CSDP missions and operations in the Western Balkans (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo), Africa (Congo, Libya, South Sudan and Central African Republic), Palestinian Territories as well as Afghanistan with the aim of providing a catalogue of practices, new solutions and approaches for the EU to guarantee long-term stability through conflict prevention and peacebuilding with special focus on pooling and sharing as well as civil-military cooperation.
The conference will specifically focus on:
Conference programme: download (pdf)
You are kindly invited to register for the conference at the following link:
Kind regards from the organising committee:
Laurea University of Applied Sciences (Laurea UAS), Finland
Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict (GPPAC), Netherlands
Institute for Research and Education on Negotiation, ESSEC Business School (IRENE), France
Centre for European Perspective (CEP), Slovenia
IECEU Publication (online version, coming soon)