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Articles and interviews covering the work of the Centre of Excellence.

Opening of the European Centre of Excellence for Civilian Crisis Management

The European Centre of Excellence for Civilian Crisis Management (CoE) opens its doors on 17 September in Berlin. International partners will work together to defuse conflicts through civilian means.


Official Opening of the European Centre of Excellence for Civilian Crisis Management (CoE)

The European Centre of Excellence for Civilian Crisis Management (CoE) officially opened its doors on 17 September 2020.


MINISTRY FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF FINLAND - European Centre of Excellence or Civilian Crisis Management opened in Berlin

The official opening of the European Centre of Excellence for Civilian Crisis Management took place in Berlin today. Johanna Sumuvuori, State Secretary for Political Affairs at the Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, participated in the opening, which was hosted by Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs of Germany Heiko Maas. The purpose of the Centre of Excellence is to help find solutions to international conflicts through civilian means.


Launch of the European Centre of Excellence dedicated to civilian crisis management - Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania welcomes the launch of the European Centre of Excellence for Civilian Crisis Management (CoE).


Quantum Leap for European Work Toward Peace

Member of the German Bundestag/Bündnis 90/Die Grünen parliamentary group / Spokesperson for Civil Crisis Prevention


German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas cuts the Ribbon at the CoE

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas officially inaugurated our office on 15 September 2020.


FES CONNECT - A new centre in Berlin to support EU-level civilian crisis management

Founding Director of the Centre of Excellence, Volker Jacoby, was interviewed by Konstantin Bärwaldt for the English language version newsletter of the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung - FES Connect -. The article is part of the FES Connect September Issue, dedicated to "Shaping peace together".