The Crisis and Support Centre


The Crisis and Support Centre of the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs is active 24/7. When a crisis occurs abroad, it protects French nationals and coordinates France’s emergency humanitarian assistance to help local populations.

The Crisis and Support Centre: 15 years of commitment

France’s emergency humanitarian and stabilisation action

Its missions

The National Humanitarian Conference

Annual activity reports

Each year, the CDCS produces an activity report. In 2022, the work of the CDCS was particularly dense and dynamic: the Russian war of aggression in Ukraine, natural and climate emergencies and consular situations involving our nationals abroad.