MARITIME – UNION EUROPEENNE – 2014 12 16 – European Union Strategy Security Strategy Action Plan – Conseil Européen


This Action Plan puts the European Union Maritime Security Strategy (EUMSS dated 24 June 2014) into practice. It is based upon the four following principles: cross sectoral approach, functional integrity, respect for rules and principles, and maritime multilateralism – including the
decision-making autonomy of the EU – as defined by the European Union Maritime Security Strategy. These principles are enshrined in every measure detailed in the Action Plan. The Strategy brings together both internal and external aspects of the Union’s maritime security and this Action Plan contains actions and sub-actions in each workstrand also to this end…