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The new online course “Eurasian Economic Integration” will be delivered at the International School of Economics Kazguu by Dr. Kamshat Saginbekova We are happy to announce that Dr. Kamshat Saginbekova – who recently defended her PhD thesis in […]

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On 11 January 2023, it has been published on the Official Journal of the EU the updated version of Annex I to EU Dual-Use Regulation (also known as EU Dual-Use Control List): Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2023/66 of 21 October 2022 amending Regulation (EU) 2021/821 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the list of dual-use items.

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Following Russia’s recognition of the Luhansk and Donetsk People's Republics independence on 21 February 2022 and its further invasion of Ukraine with Belarus's assistance on 24 February 2022, the EU has been adopting new packages of sanctions. The following are among the main measures implemented...

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Chaudfontaine Newsletter 49 – December 2022 Chaudfontaine Newsletter Issue 49, on dual-use items trade control, has been released. Read it now!

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Following Russia’s military aggression against Ukraine, the EU has adopted a series of restrictive measures and in March 2022 decided to set up a “Freeze and Seize” Task Force to reinforce rules on asset recovery and confiscation and contribute to the implementation of EU restrictive measures. In this context, on 25 May 2022, in addition to the Directive proposal on asset recovery and confiscation , the Commission presented a proposal for a Council Decision on adding the violation of EU restrictive measures to the list of EU crimes laid down in Article 83(1) TFEU, so opening the way to the harmonisation of this area of crime.

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The European Studies Unit is recruiting a trainee for a period of 3-5 months between February and June 2023. The trainee will be required to support some research related to strategic trade control (e.g. dual-use items, conventional weapons, torture-related items, cultural goods, conflict minerals, sanctions, Foreign Direct Investment screening), attend eventual conferences, and support other unit-related activities.