2018-2020 Jean Monnet Project ‘Building Resilient States and Societies: EU’s Response to New Security Challenges in the European Neighbourhood Area’
2016-2018 Jean Monnet Project ‘The EU’s Comprehensive Approach to External Conflict and Crisis Management’
The project ‘The EU’s Comprehensive Approach to External Conflict and Crisis Management’ (as a synthesis of cross-fertilization and spread content types of Jean Monnet projects) is expected to generate, accumulate, synthesize knowledge about European Security Strategy, policy and initiatives and promote discussion on EU’s emerging ambition and the role of the EU as a global conflict management with particular reference to the EU’s recent experience in Ukraine and other countries of the European Neighbourhood with the objectives:
To stimulate excellence in teaching, research and policy-making in European Security Studies with particular focus on a comprehensive approach to conflict and crisis management (through early warning and preparedness, conflict prevention, crisis management to early recovery and peace-building) in higher education institutions and public administration organisations in European Union and Ukraine;
To enhance current knowledge and understanding of the complexity of contemporary conflict and conflict management and contribute to the development of research-led teaching and evidence-based policy-making in the area of crisis management and conflict prevention.