News and Features

03.09.2018
When Andreas Laursen joined the EUPOL COPPS Mission in Ramallah as a Prosecution Expert, he was aware that his secondment would also partly be a walk down memory lane. The 52-year-old father of two has a special passion...
29.08.2018
Today, the Deputy Director of the European Policy Division of the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Hiroki Sugiyama was welcomed to the Mission by its Acting Head, Dr. Katja Dominik. Ms. Dominik and senior...
29.08.2018
Colonel Wafaa Muammar is the highest ranking female Police Officer within the Palestinian Civil Police and Head of the Family Protection and Juvenile Unit in the West Bank. Here she describes one of the remarkable...
28.08.2018
Since the start of its activities in 2006, the Mission has supported the Palestinian Civil Police in its efforts towards gender mainstreaming and equality. The development of specialized services, such as the Family...
20.08.2018
The Gender Unit of the Council of Ministers and the newly established Gender Focal Point network have completed a base level gender training, provided by the Mission’s Gender Adviser. The participants represented...
16.08.2018
Yesterday, the Head of the EU Police and Rule of Law Mission for the Palestinian Territories, Kauko Aaltomaa met with the Director of the Palestinian Judicial Institute, Dr. Rasha Hammad. The Head of Mission commended...
16.08.2018
The Mission is strongly involved in the implementation of the Palestinian Security Sector Strategic Plan 2017-2022. Whereas much of this work takes place within the Security Sector Working Group, in which the Mission...
15.08.2018
The Palestinian Bar Association works towards raising the value of the legal profession and advancing the professional standards of lawyers. In the context of implementing its mandate to strengthen and support the...
14.08.2018
Yesterday, the Head of the EU Police and Rule of Law Mission for the Palestinian Territories, Kauko Aaltomaa met with the Chief Justice Chancellor, Emad Saleem Sa’ad. The meeting took place in a positive and...
14.08.2018
“Good governance and transparency means something to our citizens. Enabling complaints from citizens promotes accountability. Therefore, complaints are an effective mechanism to recognize weaknesses in public...

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