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Preparedness and Crisis Blueprint

  • common reaction icon Ensures fast and effective common reaction

  • crisis management tools icon Brings together existing crisis management tools

  • key protocols icon Sets out key protocols and measures in case of crisis

Strategic planning on EU level will also strengthen preparedness 

Effective crisis response

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Operational support available on request by a Member State

Building on experience gained since 2015 and on civil protection tools

solidarity mechanism

Solidarity mechanism

Relocation and return sponsorships operating faster and covering more categories of people 

practical difficulties

Recognition of practical difficulties

Precise derogations from normal timelines in full respect of fundamental rights 

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Quick clarity for people needing protection

New immediate protection status for people fleeing armed conflicts in crisis


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