The Euromed Police III project is funded by the European Union (4 996 000 €) for the period 2011-2014. It aims at fostering cooperation on police issues on the one hand between the ENPI South countries and territories and EU countries and on the other hand between ENPI South partner countries and territories themselves. It contributes to the strengthening of rule of law and human rights in these countries. The project is implemented by a consortium led by CIVI.POL Conseil and composed by the “Direction de la Coopération Internationale” (DCI) of the French Ministry of Interior, the Bulgarian State Agency for National Security (DANS), TRANSTEC, FIIAPP, the "Institut für Verwaltungswissenschaften" (IFV) and Charles Kendall Consulting. The project is based in Paris within CIVIPOL’s premises.
5th Conference of the Heads of Police/Gendarmerie/Security Academies and Training Institutes held in Portsmouth (United Kingdom), on “How to train and manage Police/Gendarmerie/Security Trainers” (24-26 June 2014)
In the frame work of Euromed Police III Project, the fifth Conference of the Heads of Police/Gendarmerie/Security Academies and Training Institutes was held in Portsmouth University (United Kingdom) on “Physical Training and Training on the use of less lethal weapons”, on the 24th , 25th and 26th of June 2014. It was attended by 17 delegates from Algeria (3), Israel (3), Jordan (3), Lebanon (3), Palestine (3) and Tunisia (2). The presentations were delivered by experts from Hampshire Constabulary Police (7 presentations), France (2 presentations, 1 by a Police officer, 1 by a Gendarmerie Officer) and Israel (2 presentations). The Conference was introduced by Chief Inspector Mr Adrian Kingswell, Head of Learning and Development for Hampshire Police and by Project Team-Leader, Mr Pierre Antonmattei.
3th meeting of the General Directors of Internal Security Services of EU Member States and South Mediterranean Countries (11 and 12 June 2014)
Organisation in Rome (Italy) in the framework of Euromed Police III Project, of the third meeting of the General Directors of Internal Security Services of EU Member States and South Mediterranean Countries (11 and 12 June 2014)
In the frame work of Euromed Police III Project, the third meeting of the General Directors of Security Services of EU Member States and South Mediterranean Countries took place in Rome (Italy) on Fight against Terrorism.
The first day was dedicated to debates through three workshops: one on the statement of the threats and of the new challenges, another on the tools to be used and the last one on the improvement of technical cooperation between Security Forces.
This preliminary meeting allowed, the next day, to the plenary session to adopt a document of conclusions and recommendations on the Fight against Terrorism. It notably mentions the reinforcement of Police international cooperation through agencies such as Interpol and Europol, the development of liaison officers’ networks in order to increase exchanges of information, the reinforcement of the links between Security Services and Judiciary Authorities as well as renewed training in order to deter the phenomenon of radicalization, notably among youngsters. >> Read More (Restricted Access)
17th training seminar in the frame work of Euromed Police III Project, implemented in Warsaw (Poland) on 5-9 May on “Fight against Drug-Trafficking, new trends”
In the framework of Euromed Police III Project, the 17th training seminar took place in Warsaw (Poland) on 5-9 May, at hotel Novotel Warsaw Centrum, on “Fight against Drug-Trafficking, new trends”. It was attended by 18 delegates from the following countries: Algeria 4, Jordan 4, Lebanon 3, Morocco 4 and Tunisia 3. The presentations on this seminar were delivered by Polish experts from Police and Customs (7 presentations and 1 workshop), Spain (2 presentations), Hungary (2 presentations), Lebanon (2 presentations) and Tunisia (1 presentation). The seminar was opened by Mrs Irma Golebiewska, Head of International Cooperation within the Polish Ministry of Interior and Mr Pierre Antonmattei, Project Team-Leader.
14th Information Session on « how to cope with attacks against seaborne vessels » Troïa (Portugal) from 24 to 28 April 2014
In the framework of Euromed Police III Project, the 4th intervention information session of Euromed Police III Project, aimed to members of special intervention units, took place in Troïa (130km from Lisbon, Portugal) at the hotel Aqualuz, from the 1st to the 3rd of April, on “How to cope with attacks against seaborne vessels”.It was conducted by the Portuguese GNR’ (Guarda Nacional Republicana) trainers and coordinated by the Portuguese Ministry of Interior through the National Focal Point, supported as well by three European countries, France, Italy and Spain.