COUNCIL DECISION (CFSP) 2018/299 of 26 February 2018

promoting the European network of independent non-proliferation and disarmament think tanks in support of the implementation of the EU Strategy against proliferation of weapons of mass destruction

Focus [ December 2017 - January 2018 ]

The European Union and the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention

Overview of the latest EU documents and publications of the Consortium regarding the EU support to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention (BTWC)

EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament eLearning Course

This course, designed, developed and launched by the EU Non-Proliferation Consortium and funded through the EU Council Decision CD 2014/129/CFSP of 10 March 2014, covers all relevant aspects of the EU non-proliferation and disarmament agenda and aims to provide a comprehensive knowledge resource for practitioners and scholars interested in arms control, non-proliferation and disarmament of both conventional and unconventional weapons.

Publications of the Consortium

Nuclear Forensics as Nuclear Material Analysis for Security Purposes

Vitaly Fedchenko, NP paper No.60, June 2017, 16pp.

Publications from the Network

Nuclear cooperation with Gulf Arabs

Mark Fitzpatrick, March 15, 2018 - International Institute for Strategic Studies

Forthcoming Events
Education Programmes

EU Non-Proliferation and disarmament Internships & next generation papers

The EUNPC will support 36 Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Internships in European think tanks between 2018 and 2021.
Papers by interns are available here.

12-13 December 2017, Brussels
International Conferences

EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2017

The 2017 EU Non-proliferation and Disarmament Conference took place on 12-13 December 2017 in Brussels.

Consultative Meetings

Sixth Consultative Meeting

The Sixth Consultative Meeting of the EU Non-Proliferation Consortium took place on 14 June 2017 at the Charlemagne Building in Brussels.

16 & 17 March 2017, Bangkok
Ad Hoc Seminars

EU Non-Proliferation Seminar on the implementation of the CCM

The EU in conjunction with the Permanent Representation of Germany to the CD supported a seminar on “Cooperating to implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions: the country coalition concept” in Bangkok on 16-17 March 2017. It was organized by the EU Non-Proliferation Consortium.

Related Activities

EU Support for the HCoC

On 15 December 2014, the Council of the European Union adopted Decision 2014/913/CFSP in support of the Hague Code of Conduct and ballistic missile non-proliferation in the framework of the implementation of the EU Strategy against Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction.

Other Events

EU Consortium Middle East international seminars

The Council of the European Union decided in December 2010 to provide means for the organisation of a follow-up event designed to provide assistance for the establishment of a WMDFZ in the Middle East.