European External Action Service (EEAS)

Source: Europa Nu.

The External Action Service (EEAS) of the European Union is officially an autonomous body within the EU. It is in part the successor to the directorate general for external affairs of the European Commission, elements of Council's secretariat and supplemented by personnel from the member states. Its main task it to support the EU in making and implementing foreign and development policies. At the request of member states the EEAS acts as a diplomatic service.

The EEAS also co-ordinates EU activities such as the missions to Bosnia, Kosovo and Afghanistan. The European intelligence services is part of the EEAS as well.

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Openstaande vacatures

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Legislative proposals in negotiation

There are 210 proposals for legislative or other legal instruments of this Directorate-General in negotiations with the Council and the European Parliament.
Date Title
10.11.2022  EU Policy on Cyber Defence.
join(2022)49
 
23.08.2022  Signing and provisional application of the partnership agreement with Thailand.
Decision com(2022)426
 
23.08.2022  Conclusion of the partnership agreement with Thailand.
Decision com(2022)425
 
01.08.2022  Conclusion of the partnership agreement with the Government of Malaysia.
Decision com(2022)353
 
18.05.2022  Strategic partnership with the Gulf.
join(2022)13
 

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Legislation currently being implemented

There are 222 laws or other legal instruments of the Council and the European Parliament, previously proposed by undefined, which are currently being implemented by the member states.
Date Title
22.08.2022  EU position in the Joint Committee EU-Mongolia in connection with the envisaged adoption of a decision concerning the establishment of a Development Cooperation Working ...
Decision com(2022)403
 
01.08.2022  Signing of the partnership agreement with the Government of Malaysia.
Decision com(2022)354
 
07.06.2021  EU position concerning the amendment to Annex XI (Electronic communication, audiovisual services and information society) and Protocol 37 (Containing the list provided ...
Decision com(2021)274
 
12.11.2020  EU position concerning an amendment to Annex IV (Energy) to the EEA Agreement [32015R1222 - Guideline on congestion management "CM"].
Decision com(2020)700
 
12.11.2020  EU position concerning an amendment to Annex IV (Energy) to the EEA Agreement [Guideline on electricity transmission system operation "ETS" - "SOGL"].
Decision com(2020)704
 

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Legislation in force

There are at least 61 laws or other legal instruments in force that have been previously proposed by undefined.
Date Title
29.11.2018  EU position as regards the rules of procedure of the EU-Armenia Partnership Council, the Partnership Committee, specialised subcommittees or any other body.
Decision join(2018)29
 
28.11.2018  EU position within the Association Council EU-Jordan as regards the two-year extension of EU-Jordan Partnership Priorities.
Decision join(2018)35
 
13.11.2018  EU position within the Association Council EU-Israel concerning the extension of the EU - Israel Action Plan.
Decision join(2018)27
 
13.11.2018  EU position in the Joint Committee EU-Palestinian Authority (PA) of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip concerning the extension of the EU - PA Action Plan.
Decision join(2018)26
 
13.08.2018  EU position in the Joint Committee with Australia on the Rules of procedure of the Joint Committee and the terms of reference of the subcommittees and working groups.
Decision join(2018)25