EU Concept on Effective CIVMIL Coordination in Support of Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief

Type: Report

Description: This report was approved by the EU Military Committee in 2019 and collects lessons learnt and best practices from years of mutually beneficial engagement between the EU Military Staff and the European Commission, and provides direct operational guidance to EU Mission and Operation Commanders. It also operationalises in the EU the UN Recommended Practices for Effective Humanitarian Civil-Military Coordination of Foreign Military Assets in Natural and Man-Made Disasters.

Author(s): European Union Military Staff (EUMS)

Publisher(s): The European Union

Date: 30 January 2019

Number of Pages: 42

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TOPICS / Subjects: 

  • Resilience
  • Best Practices / Lesson Learned
  • Civil Military Cooperation

Related organisations: The European Union Military Staff