The bundle of sticks: a stronger European defence to face global challenges

Pedro Serrano de Haro
Content Type
Working Paper
Elcano Royal Institute
After an overview of external challenges, this paper will describe some of the main initiatives developed by the EU in the field of security and defence during the last three years and how this has led to a stronger engagement with key international partners. It will conclude with some reflections regarding the value of the EU as a platform for cooperation to face global challenges and on strategic autonomy.
International Affairs
Political Geography
Global Focus