External partners

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CEPOL, in line with Article 34 of the Regulation (EU) 2015/2219 of the European Parliament and of the Council, may establish and maintain cooperative relations with Union bodies, in accordance with their objectives, with authorities and training institutes of third countries, with international organisations and with private parties. One of CEPOL’s tasks is to develop and to provide training for law enforcement officials from third countries, in particular from countries that are candidates for accession to the Union and the countries under the European Neighbourhood Policy. CEPOL is also entitled to manage dedicated Union External Assistance funds to assist third countries in building their capacity in relevant law enforcement policy areas, in line with the established priorities of the Union.The table below illustrates the status of CEPOL’s formal and informal cooperation with external partners.”

Countries

Type of cooperation

Status

Albania

Working arrangement

In force

Armenia

Working arrangement

In force

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Working arrangement

In force

Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Working arrangement

Under negotiation

Georgia

Cooperation agreement

In force

Iceland

Cooperation agreement

In force; amendment under negotiation

Kosovo*

Working arrangement

In force

Lebanon Working arrangement Preparatory phase

Moldova

Working arrangement

In force

Montenegro

Cooperation agreement

In force

Norway

Cooperation agreement

In force

Russian Federation

Working arrangement

In force

Serbia (Republic of)

Working arrangement

In force

Switzerland

Cooperation agreement

In force

Turkey

Cooperation agreement

In force

Ukraine

Working arrangement

Under negotiation


Organisations Type of cooperation Status
AEPC Memorandum of understanding In force
EJTN Working arrangement In force
ENFSI Memorandum of understanding In force; amendment in preparatory phase
ESDC Working arrangement In force
eu-LISA Working arrangement In force
EUROJUST Cooperation agreement In force
EUROPOL Cooperation agreeement In force
FRONTEX Cooperation agreement In force
INTERPOL Cooperation agreement In force
OSCE Working arrangement In force
PCC-SEE Informal cooperation In force
UNODC Working arrangement Under negotiation

*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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