3 Operation ALTHEA OpCdr : Gen Sir Richard Shirreff (NATO) FCdr : Maj Gen Robert Brieger (AT)Dec 2004: NATO SFOR EUFORInitially 7,000 troops: now ~1,20019 EU Member States, 5 non- EU TCN“Berlin +” with Operation HQ at SHAPEFHQ in SarajevoMain Objectives:To support BiH efforts to maintain Safe and Secure EnvironmentTo contribute to capacity building & training of Armed Forces of BiH.
4 Operation EUNAVFOR ATALANTA HaradeereOperation EUNAVFOR ATALANTAOpCdr : Rear Admiral Duncan PottsLaunched in Dec 2008First CSDP naval operationMandate extended to Dec 2014OHQ Northwood - FHQ afloatUNSCR 1950 (2010)EUNAVFOR is to protect WFP shipping, other vulnerable shipping, deter, prevent and intervene in order to bring to an end acts of piracy .
5 EU Training Mission (EUTM) Somalia MCdr: Col Michael Beary (IE) Launched Apr 2010, extended until Dec 2012Troop strength: max 140Currently 3rd Intake of traineesEU MHQ Kampala + Spt Cell Brussels & Liaison Office NairobiTraining Camp Bihanga (Uganda)Refocused Mandate:2 six month training periodsTraining specialists, & commanders of 4 infantry companiesTrain the Trainers55
6 TRAINING OVERVIEW: UPDF + EUTM M UPDF LED RECRUITS E BASIC TRAINING D 2RECRUITSBASIC TRAINING(350)MONTH 1MONTH 2MONTH 3MONTH 4MONTH 5MONTH 6NCOs( COY Cdrs)JUNIOR OFFICERS TRAINING (20)FIBUAMEDC O M P A N Y C D R S + S T A F F ( )COMMSCLSINFANTRYMEDIAUPDF LEDTRAINING OVERVIEW:UPDF+EUTMEUTM LEDT R A I N T H E T R A I N E R S ( 60 )(140)
7 EU COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH Horn of Africa DevelopmentFundEU support to RPPEU Economic PartnershipEUTM SomaliaJoint EU-Africa StrategyInstrument for Stability (IFS)RMCBEUSREUNAVFOR AtalantaEU support to Regional CoopEU support to GCTFPolitical Dialogue
8 EU COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH Horn of Africa INTERPOLAUAMISAMISOMUNPOSIGADUNHCRUN Contact Group SomaliaUSAICNATO
9 Tasks: EUFOR Libya, if requested by the UN, will: Operation EUFOR LIBYAAim: The operation was aimed at underpinning the mandates of UNSCRs 1970 and 1973.Mission: If requested by OCHA, conduct a military operation in the framework of the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) in order to support humanitarian assistance in the region.Tasks: EUFOR Libya, if requested by the UN, will: contribute to the safe movement and evacuation of displaced persons, support, with specific capabilities, the humanitarian agencies in their activities.9
10 Non-Combatant Evacuation Operation (NEO) of European Citizens LIBYA: non-CSDP ActionsNon-Combatant Evacuation Operation (NEO) of European CitizensEU / ECHO Monitoring and Information Centre (MIC) activated as EU lead for evacuation of EU Nationals from LibyaEUMS Movement Planning Cell (MPC) activated - support to MICEUMS LNO to Malta (multi-national NEO Coordination Cell)Evaluation of Third Country NationalsClose liaison with ECHO MICMovement and Planning Cell (EUMS) coordinated requests for EU military assets to support evacuation of TCNsCoordination with ECHO/MIC and IOM:on-site Operations Coordination Centre in Tunisiahorizontal coordination on site & in Brusselsvertical coordination from Tunisia to Brussels10
11 EU MILITARY STAFF - OPERATIONS BrigGen Herman GEENS, Dir Ops EUMS, 29 March 2012