|Author (Person)||Merindol, Valérie, Mölling, Christian, Versailles, David W.|
|Author (Corporate)||European Parliament: DG External Policies|
|Series Title||EPRS In-Depth Analysis|
|Series Details||PE 603.841|
|Publication Date||July 2018|
|Content Type||Research Paper|
The aim of the workshop, held on 22 November 2017, was to discuss the future of the European Defence Agency (EDA) against the backdrop of framing a common Union defence policy.
The first speaker, Dr Christian Mölling, provided an analysis of the issue of defence cooperation among EU member states and the difficulties it faced. In this context, he described the role and power of the EDA as well as possible options for its future. The second speaker, Professor David Versailles, focused on capabilities and competencies as well as on the interaction between civilian and military capabilities. The presentations were followed by a debate involving members of the Security and Defence Committee of the European Parliament.
|Subject Categories||Politics and International Relations, Security and Defence|
|Subject Tags||Civil Administration|
|Keywords||EU Agencies, European Defence Agency [EDA]
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|