European Foreign Policy
The entry into force of the Maastricht Treaty of 1993 transformed European Political Cooperation (EPC) into the Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP). The Lisbon Treaty of 2009 further strengthened the CFSP. moreThe Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP)
The EU’s relations with third countries cover a wide spectrum. They may be rooted in historical ties, as in the case of the ACP countries, or evolve in response to new developments within the grouping, as in the case of the European Neighbourhood Policy.
moreThe EU’s neighbourhood policy and regional agreements