More EPLO News

26/06/2018: EPLO, together with three other Brussels-based NGO networks (CONCORD (development), HRDN (human rights and democracy) and VOICE (humanitarian assistance)), published a joint letter on the next EU Multiannual Financial Framework.

15/06/2018: EPLO published the Summary Report of the Civil Society Dialogue Network Policy Meeting ‘The European Union as a Global Peace Actor: Exchange of views on the EU and conflict prevention’, which took place on 25 May 2018 in Brussels. Click here to read it.

08/05/2018: EPLO published a statement entitled ‘Capacity building in support of development and security for development: Recommendations for implementation‘.

19/02/2018: Together with three other Brussels-based NGO networks (CONCORD (development), HRDN (human rights and democracy) and VOICE (humanitarian assistance)), EPLO has sent a letter about the next EU multiannual financial framework (MFF) to European leaders in advance of their informal summit on Friday 23 February.

15/02/2018: EPLO published a statement entitled ‘How will the EU support peacebuilding after 2020? EPLO’s position on the next EU Multiannual Financial Framework‘.

01/02/2018: Sonya Reines-Djivanides gave a presentation on the future of the Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP) at a public hearing on the external financing instruments organised by the European Parliament’s (EP) Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET). You can watch Sonya’s presentation here.

26/01/2018: EPLO has sent a letter on the EU Integrated Approach: What next after the Council Conclusions? to all members of the Political and Security Committee (PSC).

22/11/2017: EPLO published a statement entitled ‘Supporting Youth, Peace and Security in the renewed AU-EU Partnership‘. The purpose of this statement is to provide suggestions to enhance the European Union’s support to youth, peace and security in the framework of the AU-EU Partnership, in particular in the context of the Joint Africa-EU Strategy’s ‘Peace and Security’ priority area.

25/09/2017: The EPLO office is sad to hear about the passing of Ms Nancy Dupree earlier this month. We had the honour of hosting her for a Brown Bag Lunch discussion in Brussels in December 2015.

21/09/2017: To mark the International Day of Peace, EPLO has signed a statement together with 131 peacebuilding organisations around the globe calling for greater commitment to the 2030 Agenda and to sustaining peace.

12/06/2017: EPLO has sent a letter on the EU Integrated Approach: an opportunity to operationalise conflict prevention to all members of the Political and Security Committee (PSC).

01/06/2017: EPLO Executive Director Sonya Reines-Djivanides spoke to the European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM) about Europe’s response to violent conflict. Click here to watch the interview.

09/05/2017: EPLO has sent a letter with regard to the European Commission’s (EC) proposal to amend the Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP) to enable the EU to support ‘Capacity Building for Security and Development’ (CBSD) to all members and substitute members of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET).

24/04/2017: EPLO is delighted to welcome two new member organisations: Partners Bulgaria and RCN Justice et Démocratie. Their membership applications were approved by the EPLO General Assembly during its meeting on 20 April 2017 in Brussels, Belgium.