The European Peace Facility celebrates its two years anniversary
The European Peace Facility (EPF) was established on 22 March 2021 by Council Decision (CFSP) 2021/509 on the basis of Articles 30(1) and 41(2) of the Treaty on European Union (TEU).
EU-Somalia: First Steering Committee on European Peace Facility support to the Somali National Army
Peter M. Wagner, Head of the European Commission’s Service for Foreign Policy Instruments (FPI), visited Somalia this week to attend the first Steering Committee on the European Peace Facility’s support to the Somali National Army.
Spotlight on actions to promote women’s rights and gender equality around the world
Women empowerment, gender equality and inclusion are at the heart of the European Union’s external action. The European Commission’s Service for Foreign Policy Instruments (FPI) funds several initiatives around the world producing concrete results in this area. Below are a few examples.
Demining in Bosnia and Herzegovina: An EU-funded application that can save lives
Carefree is not a word Dea Makitan would associate with her childhood. Nor was that the feeling of other local residents of Ljubljenica village in ...
Ending divides in Niger: EU reintegrates former affiliates of Boko Haram into their families
The European Union, through the Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace, managed by Service for Foreign Policy Instruments (FPI), offers...
EU foreign policy in action: supporting Ukraine
Since Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine on 24 February 2022, the European Union (EU) reacted swiftly to help Ukraine and its people.