News story | Date: 2018-05-28 | Ministry of Defence
On Wednesday 30 May, representatives from Norway, Sweden, Finland and the UK will discuss the multinational contingency force JEF. Key note speaker is the Norwegian Minister of Defence, Frank Bakke-Jensen (MoD).
Date: Wednesday 30 May 2018
Time: 08.30–10.30 (coffee and registration from 07.45)
Venue: Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies (IFS), Kongens gate 4
The Joint Expeditionary Force (JEF) is a multinational contingency force led by the United Kingdom. Its purpose is to conduct a variety of missions, including high intensity operations.
JEF was officially launched as a British initiative at the NATO summit in Wales in September 2014. Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands and the Baltics have taken part in JEF from the beginning, whereas Finland and Sweden joined in June 2017.
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