Key EU Documents

Key EU documents on R2P

2001: EU programme for the prevention of violent conflicts, The Council of the European Union

2005: Statement of the European Union at the General Debate of the 60th Session of the General Assembly, The European Union

2006: The European consensus on development, The European Union

2007: The European Consensus on Humanitarian Aid, The European Union

2007: Towards an EU response to situations of fragility – engaging in difficult environments for sustainable development, stability and peace, The European Commission

2008: EU Priorities for the 63rd United Nations General Assembly, The Council of the European Union

2008: Report on the Implementation of the European Security Strategy – Providing Security in a Changing World, The Council of the European Union

2008: European Parliament resolution on the tragic situation in Burma, The European Parliament

2008: Comprehensive approach to the EU implementation of the United Nations Security Council Resolutions 1325 and 1820 on women, peace and security, The Council of the European Union

2009: EU Priorities for the 64th United Nations General Assembly, The Council of the European Union

2009: Concept on Strengthening EU Mediation and Dialogue Capacities, The Council of the European Union

2009-2012: Changing Multilateralism: The EU as a Global-regional Actor in Security and Peace, The European Commission

2012: EU Strategic Framework and Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy, The Council of the European Union

2013: The European Parliament recommendation to the Council on the UN principle of the ‘Responsibility to Protect’ (R2P), The European Parliament

2013: The EU’s comprehensive approach to external conflict and crises, The European Commission

2013: The role of EU Delegations in EU Human Rights Policy, The European Parliament

2016: Shared Vision, Common Action: A Stronger Europe: A Global Strategy for the European Union’s Foreign And Security Policy, The European Union

Other key documents on the EU and R2P

2011: Thematic Evaluation of European Commission Support to Conflict Prevention and Peace-building, Aide à la Décision Economique

2012: Task Force on the EU Prevention of Mass Atrocities, The Budapest Centre for Mass Atrocities Prevention

Last updated March 8th 2017