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[CTA - Brussels Office Newsletter N° 275]
Subject: [CTA - Brussels Office Newsletter N° 275]
Send date: 2011-06-01 20:20:05
Issue #: 91
Content:
Bulletin CTA
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This weblog shares information on key ACP-EU programmes and events
from Brussels relevant to agriculture and rural development in ACP countries.


Date : [DATE]
CTA Brussels Newsletter

 

Main events in the week

  1. Brussels Briefing on ACP nutrition security: the key role for agriculture
  2. Main ACP-EU events for the week from 06/06 to 10/06/2011
  3. Our video guest: Staffan Nilsson, President of the EESC
  4. 70% food price rise by 2050: Oxfam launches global GROW campaign
  5. Pacific ACP ready to sign comprehensive EPA by December 2011
  6. Worst ever carbon emissions leave climate on the brink
  7. COMESA-EAC sign implementation agreement framework under 10th EDF
  8. Agricultural Ministers discussed sustainable animal husbandry
  9. Stronger cooperation needed on migration with ACP countries
  10. Belgium signs €160 million agreement with Rwanda
  11. Deep sea mining workshop in Fiji
  12. MEPs demand a moratorium on the financing of mining projects
  13. G8 Summit in Deauville
  14. Triple resource use by 2050, or improve efficiency and recycling?
  15. Commission improves its fish controls
  16. ACP leaders consider future direction of ACP group
  17. Council: Development aid alone is not enough
  18. Europe hit by worst drought in 35 years
  19. Development aid, but no blank cheque for budget support
  20. A new dawn for the CAP: greener farming and more secure food supplies
  21. Commission working on “new orientations” for EU development policy
  22. ECDPM seeks your thoughts on the future of ACP-EU relations post-2020


  1. Brussels Briefing on ACP nutrition security: the key role for agriculture
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Rural development, Environment, Food Security, Archive

    The 23rd Briefing will be held on 15th June 2011 and focus on Nutrition and Agriculture. It will  discuss the key challenges and opportunities for achieving nutrition security, especially in the context of ACP countries, and the policies and actions to improve the linkages between agriculture and nutrition in future. Besides the European Commission (DG DEVCO), the ACP Secretariat and Concord, the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) based in Washington will join us as co-organiser. You can view recordings of the discussions, interviews, reports of previous meetings at http://brusselsbriefings.net. You can also register online and follow the preparation of the next Briefing on the same website. Please direct questions and journalist enquiries to the address brussels.briefings [at] cta.int.

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    Link Read more and register
    Link Past Briefings
    Link IFPRI


  2. Main ACP-EU events for the week from 06/06 to 10/06/2011
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Rural development, Aid effectiveness, Environment, Archive, Regional Fisheries, Food Security

    European Parliament
    -6-9 June: Plenary Session in the European Parliament (Strasbourg)
    -6-9 June: Committee Meetings in the European Parliament (Strasbourg)
    -6 June: Foreign Affairs Committee
    Council of Ministers
    -6/7 June: Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council
    -9/10 June: Justice and Home Affairs Council
    -10 June: Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council
    European Commission
    -7 June: Weekly meeting of the college (Strasbourg)

    You can also read our newspaper “CTA Brussels Daily” (fed by our Twitter account), follow our new Facebook group CTABrussels and our Twitter account CTABrussels to receive up-to-date information on EU-ACP events.


    Link European Parliament
    Link Council of Ministers
    Link European Commission


  3. Our video guest: Staffan Nilsson, President of the EESC
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Rural development, Food Security

    Our video guest is Staffan Nilsson, the President of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). Last week, the EESC organised an international conference on food security. In our interview, Mr Nilsson speaks about the conference results and the EESC's role in development policy.


    Link Watch the video
    Link EESC
    Link Briefing Geopolitics of Food


  4. 70% food price rise by 2050: Oxfam launches global GROW campaign
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Food Security

    A broken food system and environmental crises are now reversing decades of progress against hunger according to new Oxfam analysis. Spiralling food prices and endless cycles of regional food crises will create millions more hungry people unless we transform the way we grow and share food.   Oxfam today launches a new global campaign to ensure everyone has enough to eat always. Oxfam’s GROW campaign is backed by high profile supporters including former President Lula of Brazil, Archbishop Emeritus Tutu and actress Scarlett Johansson.

    Source: Oxfam


    Link Read more
    Link Oxfam
    Link FAO


  5. Pacific ACP ready to sign comprehensive EPA by December 2011
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Regional Fisheries

    Pacific ACP countries have again reiterated their commitments to conclude negotiations on the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the European Union (EU) by the end of the year. However, that deadline can only achieved, if there is flexibility from both sides, said the Pacific’s Lead Spokesperson on EPA negotiations and Tonga’s minister for trade, Lisiate ‘Akolo. The deadline for negotiations was December 2007 but the Pacific region failed to meet the timeline because it was not able to strike an acceptable free trade deal with the EU. Instead, Fiji and Papua New Guinea signed interim EPAs with the European Union in 2009. “I am pleased to inform you that interim agreement was ratified by the Papua New Guinea parliament on Wednesday and the implementation of the Agreement is well advanced, said Akolo in his progress report to the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP)’s 93rd Session of the Council of Ministers meeting, underway in Brussels, Belgium.  After seven years of negotiating EPA, ‘the region seeks to bring negotiations to a conclusion.’ “We believe the region is now prepared and ready to this. A recent meeting of PACP in Apia, Samoa, ministers agreed that this would be the overarching priority for the region in 2011.

    Source: Pacific Islands News Association


    Link Read more
    Link 9 million EUR for Pacific trade
    Link EU Delegation to Fiji


  6. Worst ever carbon emissions leave climate on the brink
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Environment

    Greenhouse gas emissions increased by a record amount last year, to the highest carbon output in history, putting hopes of holding global warming to safe levels all but out of reach, according to unpublished estimates from the International Energy Agency. The shock rise means the goal of preventing a temperature rise of more than 2 degrees Celsius – which scientists say is the threshold for potentially "dangerous climate change" – is likely to be just "a nice Utopia", according to Fatih Birol, chief economist of the IEA. It also shows the most serious global recession for 80 years has had only a minimal effect on emissions, contrary to some predictions.

    Source: Guardian


    Link Read more
    Link The Commission's reaction
    Link UK: The climate numbers game


  7. COMESA-EAC sign implementation agreement framework under 10th EDF
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Rural development, Aid effectiveness

    The COMESA Secretary General Sindiso Ngwenya and the newly appointed Secretary General of the East African Community Dr Richard Sezibera signed an implementation agreement under the EDF 10. The Implementation Agreement signed between COMESA and EAC defines the legal framework of cooperation between the two parties in the joint implementation of the Regional Integration Support Programme (RISP) continuation, often referred to as RISP2. The programme is financed through a contribution agreement signed between COMESA and the European Union (EU) under the 10th EDF. Under EDF10, COMESA, EAC, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and IOC have a total envelope of euro 50 million, with 10 million of it earmarked for the North-south corridor. The amount is for the period starting from 1 July 2010 to 30 June 2013.Disbursements will be based on approved annual work plans. COMESA has a contribution agreement with EU where by COMESA gets money in advance and uses its procedures to implement agreed programmes as well as for accountability purpose. COMESA is the only regional organization on the African continent with such arrangements with the EU. The EU assistance comes mainly through the EDF RSP/RIP allocations. The four partner organizations (COMESA, EAC, IGAD and IOC) have put in place an Interregional Coordinating Committee (IRCC) coordination mechanism through which they jointly implement EC funded projects.

    Source: COMESA


    Link Read more
    Link COMESA
    Link Commission: 10th EDF


  8. Agricultural Ministers discussed sustainable animal husbandry
    2011-06-01

    The Agricultural Council discussed ways the common agricultural policy (CAP) should contribute to sustainable animal husbandry in Europe, at its informal meeting on 31 May 2011 in Debrecen, Eastern Hungary. The debate had to be significantly shortened due to the issue of the E. coli infection, which so far has already taken a total of 14 deaths in Germany; this issue was placed on the agenda at the last minute. The discussion focused on three questions: how CAP should counter-balance the negative consequences of phasing out the milk quota system by 2015; who should pay the additional costs caused by the need to comply with the EU’s higher animal welfare and environmental requirements; and how animal husbandry could be protected from  grain price volatility caused by the removal of regulations in the grain market.
    Source: Hungarian Presidency

    Link Read more
    Link E. coli hysteria harms cuke farmers
    Link E. coli bacteria infection is a European problem


  9. Stronger cooperation needed on migration with ACP countries
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Archive

    The foreign affairs ministers of the 27 EU Member States and 78 African, Caribbean and Pacific countries, met on 31 May 2011 in Brussels. Acting as co-chair of the meeting, János Martonyi said at the subsequent press conference, the countries have agreed to increase dialogues on migration, and to discuss the situation in South Sudan. The European Union and the African, Caribbean and Pacific countries (ACP), will pay special attention to issues related to migration, especially visa issues, migrants’ bank transfers and returning migrants, Minister for Foreign Affairs János Martonyi said, on the 36th session of the EU–ACP Council of Ministers. The foreign minister stressed that presently, migration is a very sensitive question in the EU, so problems will be resolved only if the EU strengthens its cooperation with the affected countries. “We will keep the question on the agenda and continue the work,” said the minister. This was confirmed by ACP Secretary-General Mohamed Ibn Chambas, acting as the other co-chair of the meeting. Mr Ibn Chambas said that a working group created specifically to this purpose, will regularly debate current issues in the future, in order to prepare them for early execution, even as soon as in 2012.

    Source: Hungarian Presidency


    Link Read more
    Link Further information
    Link ACP Secretariat


  10. Belgium signs €160 million agreement with Rwanda
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Rural development, Aid effectiveness

    The Government of Belgium signed with their Rwandan counterpart, a new bilateral development cooperation framework worth €160 million. A joint commission will guide Belgium development cooperation and interventions in Rwanda. Dirk Achten of the Belgium Ministry of Foreign Affairs, emphasized that the new financial commitment meant a qualitative and significant step forward in the bilateral cooperation between the two countries. "We earmarked €55 million for the health sector, another €55 million for energy, €28 million for decentralization. The rest will support ongoing projects," he said. The Indicative Cooperation Programme 2011-2014 is the first Belgian development framework since the Rwanda government endorsed the Division of Labor development plan in July 2010.

    Source: AllAfrica/The New Times


    Link Read more
    Link Rwanda Government Website
    Link Belgian development cooperation


  11. Deep sea mining workshop in Fiji
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Regional Fisheries

    A project to address legislative, regulatory, capacity requirements and environmental issues pertaining to deep sea mineral mining for countries in the Pacific region will be launched at a three-day workshop from June 6 through June 8 in Nadi, Fiji. The workshop reflects the growing interest in the region with the first commercial mining lease being granted in PNG territorial waters to mine ‘high grade’ seafloor massive sulphide (SMS) deposits. The deep sea minerals project administered by SOPAC, a division of SPC, and funded by EU is to develop a legislative and regulatory framework for deep-sea mineral mining over a four-year period.

    Source: postcourier.com.pg


    Link Read more
    Link EU Delegation to Fiji
    Link EU releases 9 million for Pacific trade capacity


  12. MEPs demand a moratorium on the financing of mining projects
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Rural development

    On the day that the Swiss commodity trader Glencore joined the stock market, 50 Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) wrote an open letter to the Presidency of the European Council and the European Commission. They demand a moratorium on EU financing of mining projects, until sufficient standards and regulations for mining finance have been introduced. The concerned Parliamentarians belong to the S&D Group, the Greens/EFA, GUE/NGL and ALDE. “The developmental aspect of mining projects is highly debated,” said Dutch Social Democrat Thijs Berman, who presented the letter in the European Parliament. “Due to tax advantages for the company, low labor standards and grave environmental impacts, the host country and its population rarely benefit from mining projects. Instead, international mining enterprises make a profit, and I do not understand why they should receive public funds in return. At least not until standards and regulations have been introduced which guarantee a positive effect for those who need it: poor countries and their populations.” The letter was presented on the day of Glencore’s accession to the stock market, because it was written as a reaction to a scandal about the Mopani copper mine in Zambia. The mine is administered by a consortium (Mopani Copper Mine – MCM) the main owner of which is Glencore. In February 2011, an internal tax revision report was published which detailed how MCM avoided profits in Zambia in order to not pay any taxes, the environmental orgaisation urgewald reported. At the same time, the company used accounting measures to transfer profits to Glencore. Glencore itself is located in Zug, Switzerland, where it again profits from low tax rates.

    Source: Entwicklungspolitik online


    Link Read more [DE]
    Link The EU needs new laws for trade in minerals
    Link EU Raw Materials Strategy


  13. G8 Summit in Deauville
    2011-06-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Rural development

    At the G8 Summit in Deauville, European Council President Van Rompuy and European Commission President Barroso highlighted the EU commitment to a conclusion of the Doha round. “The EU will continue to push for the Doha Development Agenda and with the G8 will remain fully committed to strengthen the multilateral system and liberalise world trade in line with the Doha mandate. We are pleased that the G8 specifically mentions the priorities of the Least Developed Countries, for which the EU already provides duty- and quota free access,” they said in a joint statement. On Africa, Van Rompuy and Barroso said that “the first ever joint declaration reflects that we are moving towards a true partnership”. They believe the African accountability report is an important step forward and stress that to “help Africa increase their fiscal resources, the European Commission will table in October legislative proposals that include the obligation for companies to publish information about their activities, in support of the Extractive Industries’ Transparency Initiative.”

    Source: European Council


    Link Read more
    Link President Barroso's speech
    Link EU: Doha's future


  14. Triple resource use by 2050, or improve efficiency and recycling?
    2011-05-31
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Rural development, Environment

    The European Commission, together with the UN Environment Programme, launched two major reports that call for a radical change in the way we use scarce resources. The first report shows the immense potential for increasing metal recycling rates. Only 18 metals are recycled more than 50%, and the majority do not even attain a 1% recycling rate. The second report, first presented at the UN Sustainable Development Commission on 18 May, underlines the need for a radical decoupling to avoid a global resource crunch by 2050, and provides science-based scenarios on future resource consumption. The two reports, put together by the International Resource Panel, call on legislators and policymakers to find ways to reduce resource use and increase recycling. Their publication at Green Week opens the way for the Commission's upcoming “Roadmap towards a resource efficient Europe”. Environment Commissioner Janez Potočnik said: "These reports underline the urgent need for a switch to a resource-efficient economy. They clearly set out the enormous challenges ahead of us, but I am confident that we can rise to the challenge. The Commission is now finalising a “Roadmap towards a Resource Efficient Europe”, which sets a transformational agenda and prepares the ground for the steps ahead. We now need effective dialogue with the Member States, as important decisions will be required in areas such as tax reform and eliminating inefficient subsidies. I also welcome the call for an increased focus on recycling."

    Source: European Commission

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    Link Read more
    Link UNEP
    Link EU 2020 Strategy


  15. Commission improves its fish controls
    2011-05-31
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Archive, Regional Fisheries

    Low-cost catfish fillets sold as expensive sole fillets or cod caught in the North Sea but declared as originating from the Baltic Sea are both examples of types of fraud in the fisheries sector. A European Commission report published today shows how molecular technologies - based on genetics, genomics, chemistry and forensics - can provide clear answers to questions such as "what species does this fish product come from….where was this fish caught….is it wild or farmed?". The report by the Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC), is called "Deterring illegal activities in the fisheries sector" and shows how these technologies can help in the fight against illegal practices and support traceability- including of processed products such as canned fish - "from ocean to fork". Presenting the report at the "Slow Fish" event in Genoa, European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Maria Damanaki said: "Illegal fishing is said to be worth €10 billion euro per year worldwide. It is a criminal activity which negatively affects the global economy, disrupts marine ecosystems, and damages fisheries communities and consumers. Without respect for the rules in EU waters and beyond, there can be no sustainable fisheries. Today marks a first step into a new era, the challenge now will be transferring this new science into day-to-day practice across Europe."

    Source: European Commission


    Link Read more
    Link Commissioner Damanaki's speech
    Link Read the report


  16. ACP leaders consider future direction of ACP group
    2011-05-31

    The future existence of the 79-member African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) grouping is now being mapped out by the group's Council of Ministers in preparation for the coming to an end of the Cotonou Agreement in 2020. The expiry of the 20-year-old agreement with the European Union (EU) in nine years time, has forced the Brussels-based secretariat to convene a Working Group to explore future directions for the ACP group. ACP's chief of cabinet, Obadiah Mailafia said the working group's terms of reference will consider possible radical changes for the ACP, whose membership includes 14 Pacific Island nations. "Led by Mauritius, the working group will recommend whether the ACP will adjust to the changes after 2020 or continue with business as usual," Mr Mailafia said. "Or the other option is to forge a rebirth of the ACP with fundamental changes to include new emerging market economies into the funding arrangement." The ACP-EU Council of Ministers is taking place from 30 to 31 May in Brussels.

    Source: Fiji Times


    Link Read more
    Link Agenda of the Council of Ministers
    Link 2014 summit to provide political guidance to ACP


  17. Council: Development aid alone is not enough
    2011-05-31
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Rural development, Aid effectiveness

    The Council adopted and discussed the first annual report to the European Council on EU development aid targets. The text is set out in 10593/11. In 2010, official development aid (ODA) from the EU and member states reached a historical high of EUR 53.8 billion, up by EUR 4.5 billion from 2009 levels. This represents 0.43% of the EU gross national income (GNI), but still falls short of the intermediate target of 0.56% GNI that the EU had set itself for 2010. In spite of the economic and financial crisis, the EU remains the biggest donor worldwide and provided over half of global ODA in 2010. The report stresses that aid alone will never be enough to sustainably address the development needs of partner countries and examines the qualitative aspects of aid as well as the quantitative aspects, looking for example at effectiveness and innovative financing mechanisms.

    Source: Council of Ministers


    Link Read more
    Link The EP's opinion
    Link Read the report


  18. Europe hit by worst drought in 35 years
    2011-05-30
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Rural development, Food Security

    The worst drought since 1976 has hit Northern Europe, impacting food production in Europe and causing global food prices to rise. The FAO dismissed its hope that the EU might produce 4-5% more wheat and barley than last year. In Luxembourg, Premier Jean-Claude Juncker has declared an agricultural drought crisis. In Germany, crops are curling up and dying. France and Belgium have asked the EU for an advance of funds for agricultural development. French farmers are meanwhile starting to slaughter their animals early and the agricultural lobby demands a reintroduction of a drought tax. Since droughts are also occurring in the US and in China, the FAO fears a resurge of food riots in poor countries. Over the last year, cereal prices have risen by 71%, FAO officials said.

    Source: CTA


    Link Read more
    Link Commission: Droughts in the EU
    Link FAO


  19. Development aid, but no blank cheque for budget support
    2011-05-30
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Aid effectiveness

    EU development aid needs "a significant increase in real terms" from the EU's next multi-annual budget to boost its impact and reach those most in need, says the Development Committee in a report, voted Wednesday, on future development policy. The EU should also go on funding support for developing countries' national budgets, provided that their public finances are sound and transparent, says another report, also voted Wednesday, on the future of budget support. If development policy's ultimate aim - eradicating poverty - is to be achieved, then EU development aid must focus "on the poorest and most vulnerable countries and on reaching the poorest layers of society", says the report, drafted by Filip Kaczmarek (EPP, PL) on the future of development policy. MEPs want a stronger focus on impact and results, but warn that  aid funding should not concentrate on "easy countries" that present the least risks as regards the impact of aid. Aid should be phased out for "emerging" countries such as China, add MEPs. MEPs urge Member States and the Commission to find new sources of aid funding, such as a global financial transaction tax, but oppose any broadening of the OECD's original definition of Official Development Assistance (ODA), since many donor countries have masked reductions in their ODA by labelling ever more fields of activity as "ODA".

    Source: European Parliament


    Link Read more
    Link EP: Development Committee
    Link Commission: DEVCO


  20. A new dawn for the CAP: greener farming and more secure food supplies
    2011-05-30
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Rural development, Environment, Food Security

    If the EU's future Common Agricultural Policy is to enjoy the support of all EU taxpayers, it must be equipped to provide food security and environmental protection, create new jobs and provide renewable energy, argued the EP Agriculture Committee on Wednesday. This will mean keeping the EU agriculture budget unchanged so that farmers have a reasonable incentive to meet these new challenges. The committee is seeking to influence the upcoming legislation on the reform and modernisation of the EU farming sector, a process which is running in parallel with discussions on the EU's multiannual budget. "This is a clear signal to [Agriculture] Commissioner Ciolos that the new direction for the CAP post-2013 is the one that Parliament is setting and the Commission will have to put forward legislative proposals accordingly", said Albert Dess (EPP, DE), who drafted today's resolution for the Agriculture Committee. Committee chair Paolo De Castro (S&D, IT) said "Today's vote is the outcome of a lengthy work process that, as usual, involved all the political groups and has now set out the main principles to govern the new CAP", namely objective criteria for payments including employment, a new "green" element, more flexibility for Member States and a dedicated budget line in the event of market crises.

    Source: European Parliament


    Link Read more
    Link CAP reform: bold reform, not timid status quo!
    Link Watch the session


  21. Commission working on “new orientations” for EU development policy
    2011-05-30
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Rural development

    The African Union (AU) Commission and the European Commission are meeting in Brussels for their 5th annual College-to-College session. They will move forward on a joint agenda of the Africa-EU Strategic Partnership and focus their discussion on two pressing issues of present concern: democracy and growth. […] As the world is emerging from the economic crisis, a crucial common challenge for both Africa and Europe is to kick-start growth and focus on inclusive and sustainable development for Africa, eyes firmly on achieving the Millennium Development Goals by 2015. Commission President José Manuel Barroso said prior to the meeting: "The encouraging historical changes on the African continent present tremendous opportunities to enhance the relations between our continents. Our two Commissions will continue to serve as the engines of the ambitious Joint EU-Africa Partnership. Together we can achieve real progress for the people of Europe and Africa, by tackling global issues, by creating more opportunities for trade, investment and inclusive development, and by addressing the people's aspirations for democratic reforms and social justice." Discussions come at a time where the European Commission is looking at ways to reshape its development policy. In autumn, development commissioner Andris Piebalgs is expected to publish a communication with “new orientations” for EU development cooperation. “The question of repressive regimes is not as simple as saying ‘now you don’t get any more money’”, the director for ACP countries in the Commission told the press on 27 May. Simultaneously as the colleges of the European Commission and the AU Commission are holding discussions, the ACP-EU Council of Ministers will be in session.

    Source: European Commission/CTA


    Link Read more
    Link Further information
    Link Council of Ministers: Agenda


  22. ECDPM seeks your thoughts on the future of ACP-EU relations post-2020
    2011-05-30

    At the end of June, the European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM) will host a high-level meeting to critically examine options for continued cooperation between the ACP and the EU once the current Cotonou Partnership Agreement expires in 2020. In the run-up to the conference, ECDPM is inviting you to join this timely debate and seek your views and thoughts. In particular, ECDPM is looking for innovative and forward-looking ideas, relating to the design of options and scenarios for the future of ACP-EU relations and for possible new partnerships between the ACP Group and other global players. More information is available on the Talking Points blog. Please send your contributions to Melissa Julian, the editor of the Weekly Compass and Talking Points by email mj@ecdpm.org or phone her at +32 (0)47 3281165.

    Source: ECDPM


    Link En savoir plus
    Link ECDPM
    Link 2014 summit to provide political guidance to future ACP




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