The comprehensive approach provides a model for international crisis and conflict management. The approach has the following objectives:
- Coordinating resources of diplomacy, development cooperation, civilian peace workers as well as military and police forces,
- at the national, international and local level and across departments and institutions,
- making optimum use of resources through pooling and task sharing,
- with the aim of having an effective impact on international (military) conflicts and thereby making a contribution to peace and security globally, in Europe and in Germany.