EUBAM Rafah participates in a key visit to Gaza Strip

On 8 November 2016,  the Head of EU border assistance Mission for the Rafah Crossing Point (EUBAM Rafah), Ms. Natalina Cea, visited Gaza Strip, together with the EU Heads of Mission in Jerusalem and Ramallah and met with Palestinian ministers and... more

EUBAM Rafah concludes year-long training programme with Palestinian counterparts

On 17 October 2016, EU border assistance Mission for the Rafah Crossing Point (EU BAM Rafah), concluded a year-long training activities with the General Administration for Border and Crossing (GABC). The activities were focused on further enhancing... more

EUPOL COPPS and EUBAM Rafah participated in the European Union Open Day

On 28 May 2016, EUPOL COPPS and EUBAM Rafah participated in the European Union Open Day organised in Brussels. This was an excellent occasion to present both missions activities to a broad audience. EUPOL COPPS Deputy Head of Mission Lena Larsson... more

EUBAM Rafah Organizes its Annual Medal Parade

On 24 May 2016, EUBAM Rafah organized its annual Medal Parade, a yearly occasion to reward the Mission’s team for the work accomplished with the Palestinian counterparts and international stakeholders. This year, the Mission was honored by the... more

European Council Extends the Mandate of the EU BAM RAFAH

The Council prolonged the mandate of the EU border assistance mission for the Rafah Crossing Point (EU BAM Rafah) as well as the mandate of the police mission for the Palestinian Territories (EUPOL COPPS) until 30 June 2017. These missions are part... more

Training on Integrated Border Management Strategy

On 15-16 February 2016, 19 officers of the General Administration for Borders & Crossings were trained by EUBAM staff on “Integrated Border Management Strategy”, in the framework of the implementation of the Joint Road Map.