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Foreign Policy Instruments

FPI is responsible for the financial and operational components of EU foreign policy. It helps countries cope with crises and maintain peace, security, law and order. FPI also fights trade in conflict diamonds and materials linked to torture.

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Responsibilities

The role of the Service for Foreign Policy Instruments is to:

  • act as first responder to foreign policy needs and opportunities
  • help countries cope with crises and maintain peace and security
  • observe elections, support democracy and human dignity and the rule of law worldwide
  • build alliances and leverage the EU’s influence in the world
  • prevent trade in conflict diamonds and in goods that could be used for capital punishment or torture
  • address threats to international security through the European Peace Facility

Mission statement

Plans and reports

Commission work programme - overview of institution-wide deliverables for current year

Management plan - department forecasted outputs, activities, resources for current year

Annual activity report - department achievements, resources used during previous year

 

Leadership and organisation

Contact

Name
Service for Foreign Policy Instruments
Phone number
+32 2 299 11 11 (Commission switchboard)
Postal address
Service for Foreign Policy Instruments, European Commission, 1049 Brussels, Belgium