Commander Steve Lynch


DACOS Operations
EUNAVFOR Mediterranean


10:15 AM CLOSING Q&A: WHERE DOES THE OPV SIT WITHIN A GLOBAL APPROACH TO MARITIME SECURITY ENFORCEMENT?

  • How should the future threat context be characterised for the maritime domain? Does the threat of high-intensity operations necessitate a fresh approach to maritime security strategy and capability development?
  • Does the sheer volume of maritime security missions challenge the concept of a multi-mission OPV?
  • How can regional information sharing initiatives be improved to support multi-national approaches to maritime security enforcement?

12:00 PM ENFORCING MARITIME SECURITY IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

  • Outlining the role that Operation Sophia plays as part of the wider EU efforts to enhance maritime security off the coast of Libya
  • How does EUNAVFOR MED address the challenge of illegal migration in the Mediterranean and disrupt the Migrant Smuggling and Human Trafficking business model? 
  • The importance of the comprehensive approach and international coordination to support effective deterrence and prevention


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