CIVILEX mission to UN headquarters

A CIVILEX consortium delegation has interviewed UN representatives from DPKA, DFS, DPA and OCHA in New York.
The objetives of the mission were to:

  • Map existing UN institutional and organisational arrangements, policies and practices with regards to information exchange, situational awareness and operational control.
  • Capture best practices and lessons learned from the UN, to feed into the institutional and work process-related recommendations for a future Operation Control Platform.
  • Collect views on current practice and possible improvements with regards to UN-EU cooperation on civilian crisis management.
  • Contribute to the visibility of the CIVILEX project among key non-EU actors.