Lebanon: Basic Individual training on CBRN Defence

Thu, 03/07/2019

Within the framework of the European Union funded action “EU Technical Assistance on CBRN Risks Mitigation in Lebanon “, and after 6-weeks of continuous training, the 22nd of February marked the end of the Basic Individual training on CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear) Defence General Module which directly benefited the CBRN teams of the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) Land Border Regiments. 

Georgia: study-tour in Slovakia for the Defense and Security Committee of the Parliament

Wed, 03/06/2019

The Members of the Defense and Security Committee of the Georgian Parliament, along with the representative of the staff, took part in a study tour in Slovakia on 26-27 February 2019.

Rwanda: TEDx Nyarugenge event on March 9th

Thu, 02/28/2019

Are you in Kigali on March 9th? If yes, book your ticket for the TEDx Nyarugenge event !

Here is the link where to register: https://s.surveyplanet.com/YRGy3EM-t?fbclid=IwAR0ch4czcBN_JFVA-Eq-TvEMKS...

Entrance is free but tickets are very limited. Entry will only be allowed for people who registered and received confirmation from TEDx Nyarugenge team.

Lebanon : training on disaster risk management

Tue, 02/26/2019

In close collaboration with the Disaster Risk Management Committee, from the Prime Minister Office, B&S Europe's consortium organized during 5 days joint training on Disaster Risk Management earlier this month. 

This training gathered representative from the Prime Minister Office, the Internal Security Forces, the Lebanese Armed Forces, the Civil Defense, the Red Cross, the Directorate of Land and Maritime Transports, the World Health Organization, and Rafic Hariri University Hospital. 

Important week of negotiations in the Pacific for the European Union

Mon, 02/25/2019

This week, B&S Europe is supporting DG DEVCO and, more concretely, the European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Mr Neven Mimica, in his meetings around the Pacific countries and Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs). 

There are 3 important points in his agenda, the first 2 ones in Samoa, and the third one in French Polynesia. The first one is the future of the ACP relations. It is because of this that the EU is co-hosting, together with the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat and Samoa, the Pacific ACP - EU High Level Dialogue on Post-Cotonou.