European External Action Service

The European External Action Service is the diplomatic service and combined foreign and defence ministry of the European Union. The EEAS is led by the High Representative for Foreign... Wikipedia

  • Formed:  December 01, 2010
  • Preceding agencies:  Commission DG RELEX, Council Foreign Dept
  • Type:  Autonomous institution
  • Headquarters:  Triangle building, 1046 Brussels, Belgium
  • Employees:  4,169 (2018)
  • Annual budget:  € 678.5 million (2018)
  • executives:  Josep Borrell, High Representative, Stefano Sannino, Executive Secretary-General
  • Child agencies:  EUMS, SitCen
  • Key document:  Treaty of Lisbon
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo