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Acronyms & Abbreviations

CFSP & CSDP ACRONYMES & ABBREVIATONS / PESC & PSDC ACRONYMES ET ABREVIATIONS

AA - Association Agreement

AAPS - Architecture Africaine de Paix et de Sécurité

AAR - Air-to-Air Refuelling

ACoS - Assistant Chief of Staff

ACP - African, Caribbean and Pacific

AESZ - Afrikai Egységszervezet

AFET - EP Foreign Affairs Commission (Affaires Étrangères)

AKE - Afrikai Készenléti Erő

AKU - Autonomous Knowledge Unit

AMIS - African Union Mission in Sudan

AMISEC - African Union Mission for Support to the Elections in the Comoros

AMISOM - African Union Mission to Somalia

APE - Accord de Partenariat Économique

APSA - African Peace and Security Architecture

AQIM - Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb

ARYM - Ancienne République Yougoslave de Macédoine

ÁSE - Állandó Strukturált Együttműködés

ASF - African Standby Force

AU - African Union

BBAA - Béke és Biztonság Afrikai Architektúrája

BERD - Banque Européenne pour la Reconstruction et le Développement

BiH - Bosnia and Herzegovina

BITDE - Base industrielle et technologique de défense européenne

BREXIT - British exit (from the EU)

BRICS - Brazil, Russia, India, China, South-Africa

C4ISR - Computerized Command, Control, Communications (to 2007: Command, Control, Communications, Computers) Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance

C4ISTAR - C4IS Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance

CA - Cooperation agreement

CAR - Central African Republic

CARIC - Capacité Africaine de Réponse Immédiate aux Crises

CARDS - Community Assistance for Reconstruction, Development and Stabilisation (Program)

CBTD - Capacity Building and Training Division

CCC - Cellules Communistes Combattantes

CDM - Capability Development Mechanism

CDP - Capability Development Plan

CDR - Capacité de déploiement rapide

CEMAC - Communauté économique et monétaire de l'Afrique centrale

CEDEAO - Communauté économique des États de l`Afrique de l`Ouest

CEPOL - Collège européen de police

CESD - Collège européen de sécurité et de défense = EBVA franciául

CFSP - Common Foreign and Security Policy = KKBP angolul

CHG - Civilian Headline Goal

CIVCOM - Committee for Civilian Aspects of Crisis Management

CIVPOL - Civilian Police (Mission)

CJA - Council Joint Action

CJSOR - Combined Joint Statement of Requirements

CMC - Crisis Management Concept

CMCA - Commission de Médiation de Conciliation et d’Arbitrage

CMCO - Civil-Military Co-ordination

CMPD - Crisis Management and Planning Directorate

COASI - EU Asia-Oceania Working Party

CODABA - Cooperative Database

CONOPS - Concept of Operations

COPS - Comité Politique et de Sécurité

COREPER - Comité des Représentants Permanents

CoS - Chief-of-staff

COTER - Council Working Group on Terrorism

CPA - Comprehensive Peace Agreement

CPCC - Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability

CRC - Crowd and Riot Control

CSDP - Common Security and Defence Policy = KBVP angolul

CSF - Civil Society Facility

CSP - Coopération Structurée Permanente = ÁSE franciául

CSTC-A - Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan

CSUE - Centre satellitaire de l`Union européenne

CTC - Counter Terrorist Cell

DAC - Development Assistance Committee

DCFTA - Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area/Agreement

DCI - Development Cooperation Instrument

DDR - Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration

DDRRR - Disarmament, Demobilization, Repatriation, Reintegration and Resettlement

DECI - Defence Cooperation Initiative

DEVCO (DG) - Development Cooperation

DG - Directorate General

DGEUMS - Director General of the EU Military Staff

DRC - Democratic Republic of Congo

DROI - EP AFET / Human Rights Sub-Commission

DSACEUR - Deputy SACEUR

EAB - Executive Academic Board

EAC - European Armament Co-operation Strategy

EADS - European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company

EAMA - États africain et malgache associés

EATF - European Air Transport Fleet

EAW - European Arrest Warrant

EB - Európai Bizottság

EBDS - EU Bomb Data System

EBESZ - Európai Biztonsági Együttműködési Szervezet

EBRD - European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

EBS - Európai Biztonsági Stratégia

EBVA - Európai Biztonsági és Védelmi Akadémia

EBVP - Európai Biztonság- és Védelempolitika (2009-ig)

ECHO - European Community Humanitarian Aid Office

ECOWAS - Economic Community of West African States

ECU - European Currency Unit

EDA - European Defence Agency

EDC - European Defence College

EDF - European Development Fund

EDP - European Diplomatic Programme

EDTIB - European Defense Technological and Industrial Base

EEAS - European External Action Service = EKSZ angolul

EEW - European Evidence Warrant

EFMN - European Foresight Monitoring Network

EFP - European Foresight Monitoring Platform

EFTA - European Free Trade Association

EGF - European Gendarmerie Force

EGK - Európai Gazdasági Közösség

EIDHR - European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights

EIB - European Investment Bank

EMPA - Euro-Mediterranean Parliamentary Assembly (v.ö. PA-UfM)

EMUNI - Euro-Mediterranean University

ENI - European Neighbourhood Instrument

ENP - European Neighbourhood Policy

ENPI - European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument

EOM - Election Observation Mission

EaP - Eastern Partnership

ERDF - European Regional Development Fund

ERFA - Európai Regionális Fejlesztési Alap

EROI - Energy Return on Investment

ESA - European Space Agency

ESDI - European Security and Defence Identity

ESDC - European Security and Defence College

ESDP - European Security and Defence Policy

ESRP - European Security Research Programme

ESS - European Security Strategy

ESZP - Európai Szomszédságpolitika

EUAM - EU Advisory Mission

EUAVSEC - EU Aviation Security Mission

EUBAM - European Border Assistance Mission

EU BG - EU Battlegroup

EUCM - EU Command Element

EUFOR - European Union Forces

EU INTCEN - EU Intelligence Analysis Centre

EUISS - European Union Institute for Security Studies

EUJUST - European Justice Mission

EULEX - European Rule of Law (Mission)

EUMAM - EU Military Advisory Mission

EUMC - EU Military Committee

EUMCWG - EUMC Working Group

EUMM - EU Monitoring Mission

EUMS - EU Military Staff

EUMS INT - EUMS Intelligence Directorate

EUNAVFOR - EU Naval Force

EUPM - European Union Police Mission

EUPOL - European Police (Mission)

EUPT - European Union Planning Team

EUROPOL - European Police Office

EU SITCEN - European Union Situation Centre

EUSC - European Union Satellite Centre

EUSR - European Union Special Representative

EUTM - European Union Training Mission

EVÜ - Európai Védelmi Ügynökség

FAA - Force africaine d’alerte / Force africaine en attente

FAC - Foreign Affairs Council

FARDC - Forces armées de la RDC

FC - Force Catalogue

FED - Fond Européen de Développement

FEDER - Fonds Européen de Développement Régional

FEMIP - Facility for Euro-Mediterranean Investment and Partnership

FGP - Force Generation Process

FHQ - Force Headquarter

FIU.NET - Financial Intelligence Unit Network

FNC - Framework Nation Concept

FOB - Forward Operation Bases

FOMUC - Force multinationale en Centrafrique

FPI - Foreign Policy Instrument

FRONTEX - Frontières extérieures

FYROM - Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

GAC - General Affairs Council

GOVSATCOM - Cyber, and Satellite Communication

GPPO - German Police Project Office

HHG - Helsinki Headline Goal

HLC - High Level Course

HQ - Headquarter

HR-VP - High Representative (of the Union for Foreign Affairs) / Vice President

IAEA - International Atomic Energy Agency

IAH - Instrument d’aide humanitaire

IBM - Integrated Border Management

ICD - Instrument de financement de la coopération au développement

ICI - Industrialised Countries Instrument

ICITAP - International Criminal Investigative Training Assistance Program

IDL - Internet-based Distance Learning

IdS - Instrument de Stabilité

IfS - Instrument for Stability

IEDDH - Instrument européen pour la démocratie et les droits de l'homme

IEMF - Interim Emergency Multinational Force

IFOR - Implementation Force

IfS - Instrument for Stability

IMD - Initial Military Directive

INSC - Instrument for Nuclear Safety Cooperation

IPA - Instrument for Pre-Accession Assitance

IPCB - International Police Coordination Board

IPU - Integrated Police Unit

IPCC - Intergovermental Panel on Climate Change

IPTF - International Police Task Force (UN)

IRA - Irish Republican Army

IRFs - Intermediate Reserve Forces

ISAF - International Security Assistance Force

ISTAR - Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition & Reconnaissance

IRF - Intermediate Reserve Force

JHA - Justice and Home Affairs

JIP - Joint Investment Programmes

JPC - Joint Permanent Committee

JRC - Joint Research Centre

JSC - Joint Situation Centre

KAK - Közép-afrikai Köztársaság

KBVP - Közös Biztonság- és Védelempolitika (2009-től)

KDK - Kongói Demokratikus Köztársaság

KKBP -Közös Kül- és Biztonságpolitika

KFOR - Kosovo Force

KP - Keleti Partnerség

LDC - Least Developed Country

LIC - Low Income Countries

LNG - Liquid Natural Gas

LoI - Letter of Intent (1998)

LOT - Liaison and Observation Team

MedEvac - Medical evacuation

MENA - Middle East and North Africa (region)

MEP - Member of the European Parliament

MICOPAX - Mission de consolidation de la paix en Centrafrique

MINURCAT - Mission de l'ONU en RCA et au Tchad

MINUSCA - Mission multidimensionnelle intégrée des Nations unies pour la stabilisation en Centrafrique

MINUSMA - Mission multidimensionnelle intégrée des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation au Mali

MISCA - Mission internationale de soutien à la Centrafrique sous conduite africaine

MFA - Macro-Financial Assistance (to non-EU countries)

MFO - Multinational Force and Observers

MFF - Multiannual Financial Framework

MIC - (European) Monitoring and Information Centre

MLF - Multinational Land Force

MMA - Mentoring, Monitoring, Advising

MNBN - Multinational Manoeuvre Battalion

MONUC - Mission de l`ONU en RDC

MONUSCO - Mission de l`ONU pour la stabilisation en RDC

MRR - Mécanisme de réaction rapide

MSO - Military Strategic Option

MU - Mediterrán Unió

NAFTA - North American Free Trade Agreement

NATO - North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

NEPAD - New Partnership for Africa's Development

NIC - National Intelligence Council

NORDEFCO - Nordic Defence Cooperation

NSCI - Nuclear Safety Cooperation Instrument

NTM-A - NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan

NYEU - Nyugat-európai Unió

OAS - Organisation de l'Armée Secrète

OC - Orientation Course

OCCAR - Organisation conjointe de coopération en matière d`armement

OCHA -Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN)

OCT - Overseas, Countries and Territories

ODA - Official Development Aid

OECD - Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development

OHF - Over the Horizon Forces

OHQ - Operational Headquarters

OIC - Organisation of Islamic Cooperation

OMB - Office of Management and Budget

ONU - Organisation des Nations unies

OPCW - Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

OPLAN - Operation Plan

OpRes - Operational Reserve Force

ORF - Operational Reserve Force

OSCE - Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe

OTAN - Organisation du traité de l`Atlantique Nord

PA-UfM - Parliamentary Assembly - UfM

PAP - Police Action Plan

PBB - Politikai és Biztonsági Bizottság

PC - Progress Catalogue

PESC - Politique étrangère et de sécurité commune

PESCO - Permanent Structured Cooperation

PESD - Politique européenne de sécurité et de défense

PEV - Politique européenne de voisinage

PFCA - Political Framework for Crisis Approach

PfP - Partnership for Peace

PJCC - Police and Judicial Co-operation in Criminal Matters

PHARE - Pologne Hongrie Aide à la reconstruction économique

PMA - Pays les moins avancés

PNC - Police nationale congolaise

PNR - (European) Passenger Name Record

PO - Partenariat Oriental

PRT - Provincial Reconstruction Team

PSC - Political and Security Committee

PSDC - Politique de sécurité et de défense commune

PSOTC - Peace Support Operations Training Center

PWT - Police Workgroup on Terrorism

R&T - Research and Technology

RAF - Rote Armee Fraktion

RCA - République Centrafricaine

RDC - République démocratique du Congo

RPAS - Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems

SACEUR - Supreme Allied Commander Europe

SALW - Small Arms and Light Weapons

SAA - Stabilisation and Association Agreement

SAC - Strategic Airlift Capability

SAP - Stabilisation and Association Process

SAPARD - Special Accession Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development

SATCEN - Satellite Centre

SC - Steering Committee

SCO - Sanghai Cooperation Organization

SEAE - Service européen pour l`action extérieure

SECI - Southeast European Cooperative Initiative

SEDE - EP AFET / Subcommittee on Security and Defence

SEECP - South-East European Cooperation Process

SES - Stratégie européenne de sécurité = EBS franciául

SFOR - Stabilization Force

SHAPE - Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe

SG-HR - Secretary General - High Representative / Secrétaire Général - Haut Représentant

SIAC - Single Intelligence Analysis Capacity

SIS - Schengen Information System

SNA - Somali National Alliance

SOPF - Separation of Parties by Force

SPRING - Support to Partnership, Reform and Inclusive Growth

STABEX - Fonds de stabilisation des recettes d’exportation sur les produits agricoles

STOA - Science and Technology Options Assessment

SSR - Security Sector Reform

SYSMIN - Système de Développement du potentiel minier - Fonds de stabilisation des recettes d’exportation des produits minéraux

TACIS - Technical Assistance to the Commonwealth of Independent States

TE-SAT- Terrorism Situation and Trend Report

TEU - Treaty on European Union

TISA - Trade in Services Agreement

TPP - Trans-Pacific Partnership

TTIP - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

TWG - Terrorism Working Group

UDHR - Universal Declaration of Human Rights

UEO - Union de l`Europe occidentale

UfM - Union for the Mediterranean

UNAMA - United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan

UNAMID - United Nations–African Union Mission in Darfur

UNDP - United Nations Development Programme

UNGA - United Nations General Assembly

UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

UNIPTF - United Nations Internationa Police Task Force

UNMIBH - United Nations Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina

UNRWA - United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East

UNMIK - United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo

UPI - Unité de police integrée

UpM - Union pour la Méditerranée

VHR - Very High Readiness Reserve

VIS - Visa Information System

WEAG - Western European Armaments Group

WEU - Western European Union

WFP - World Food Program

WMD - Weapons of Mass Destruction

WTO - World Trade Organisation



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