External partners

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CEPOL cooperates, in line with Article 8 of Council Decision 2005/681/JHA, with relevant bodies of the European Union in the field of law enforcement and other related areas, as well as with relevant training bodies in Europe. Furthermore, CEPOL strives to play its role in support of the external policies of the European Union by working closely with Associate, Candidate, Potential Candidate, and Strategic Partners of the European Union in the area of law enforcement training. Building the capacity of police authorities of the Candidate Countries for European Union membership is a priority, as is cooperating with countries of the European Neighborhood/Eastern Partnership policy area. The table below illustrates the status of CEPOL’s formal and informal cooperation with external partners.

Countries / entities

Type of cooperation

Status

AEPC

Memorandum of understanding

In force

Albania

Working arrangement

In force

Armenia

Working arrangement

Under negotiation

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Working arrangement

In force

EJTN Working arrangement Under negotiation

ENFSI

Memorandum of understanding

In force; amendment in preparatory phase

ESCD

Working arrangement

Under negotiation

eu-LISA

Working arrangement

In force

EUROJUST

Cooperation agreement

In force

EUROPOL

Cooperation agreement

In force

Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Working arrangement

Under negotiation

FRONTEX

Cooperation agreement In force

Georgia

Cooperation agreement

In force

Iceland

Cooperation agreement

In force; amendment under negotiation

INTERPOL

Cooperation agreement

In force

Kosovo*

Working arrangement

Under negotiation

Lebanon Working arrangement Preparatory phase
Mexico Informal cooperation Preparatory phase

Moldova

Working arrangement

In force

Montenegro

Cooperation agreement

In force

Norway

Cooperation agreement

In force

PCC-SEE

Informal cooperation

In force

Russian Federation

Working arrangement

In force

Serbia (Republic of)

Working arrangement

Under negotiation

South Africa Informal cooperation Preparatory phase

Switzerland

Cooperation agreement

In force

Turkey

Cooperation agreement

In force

Ukraine

Working arrangement

Under negotiation

UNODC Working arrangement Under negotiation
USA FLETC Working arrangement Negotiation initiated

*The designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence.

Contact

Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27
Hungary

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest
Pf.314
Hungary

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032

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