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[CTA - Brussels Office Newsletter N° 288]
Subject: [CTA - Brussels Office Newsletter N° 288]
Send date: 2011-09-02 16:00:19
Issue #: 104
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: Major drivers for rural transformation in Africa
  2. Main ACP-EU events for the week from 5/09 to 9/09/2011
  3. Kenya: Fresh produce exporters gain on strong Euro
  4. Nigeria: EU, UNICEF to partner on water, sanitation programmes
  5. Rising biomass demand could drive land grabs: Report
  6. EPAs and African regional integration
  7. Agricultural Markets in IT
  8. Lack of qualified persons hampering EPA implementation units
  9. European Parliament: Doha will not be concluded in 2011
  10. Update of the examination process of directive 91/414/EEC
  11. EU to push financial transactions tax at G20 summit
  12. French Development Minister met Madagascar’s Prime Minister
  13. Solomons commit to partnership with EU
  14. EU gives €300 million for peace and security in Africa
  15. The road to Busan and beyond
  16. Malawi risks losing access to EU market
  17. Commissioner Georgieva pledges support for African governments
  18. New member states call for fairer CAP
  19. Ghana: The case against the Economic Partnership Agreement
  20. Electronic identification of bovines to further strengthen food safety
  21. At World Water Week, Andris Piebalgs affirms EU’s commitment to MDGs
  22. EU may propose Kyoto Protocol extension
  23. Cross-border cooperation project concluded in Liberia


  1. Brussels Briefing: Major drivers for rural transformation in Africa
    2011-09-02
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Rural development, Aid effectiveness, Archive, Food Security, Food Policy, ACP-EU Policy

    The next Brussels Development Briefing will be held on the 14 September 2011 and will be organised in partnership with the NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency. We will discuss the main challenges involved in rural transformation processes by sharing different perspectives on rural transformation processes across continents. We will then focus on rural employment and rural labour markets needed to create growth and economic development. Among confirmed speakers are CEO of NEPAD, Dr. Ibrahim Assane Mayaki, Prof. Peter Hazell from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London, Paul Dorosh from the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Dr Dyborn Chibonga, CEO of NASFAM (Malawi), Paul Barera from the Rwanda Telecentre Network (RTN). We will also have experiences from Asia and Latin America presented.

    To learn more about the Briefing, please visit http://brusselsbriefings.net or sign up for automatic Brussels Briefings email alerts.

     


    Link Read more
    Link Programme
    Link Subscribe to Briefing email alerts


  2. Main ACP-EU events for the week from 5/09 to 9/09/2011
    2011-09-02
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Rural development, Aid effectiveness, Environment, Archive, Regional Fisheries, Food Security, Food Policy, ACP-EU Policy

    European Parliament
    -8 September: Committee Meetings in the European Parliament
    Council of Ministers
    -5/6 September: Transport Council (informal)
    -11 September: Agriculture and Fisheries Council (informal)
    -7 September: Coreper I
    -8 September: Coreper II
    European Commission
    -7 September: New communication on external energy policy
    -8 September: Weekly meeting of the college
    Polish Presidency
    -8 September: Conference: Food and nutrition in the 21st century

    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 European Commission
    Link Council of Ministers


  3. Kenya: Fresh produce exporters gain on strong Euro
    2011-09-02
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade

    Fresh produce exporters to European Union (EU) markets are counting gains as the stronger euro boosted their earnings after it hit record-highs against the shilling.

    The shilling has shed 30 per cent of its value against the euro in the past seven months -- a move that has seen flower and fruit exporters gain an extra Sh30 for every unit of produce they sell to the EU.

    This has cushioned the exporters from the rising dollar dominated import bill led by high commodity prices since the shilling losing streak against the US currency has been slower compared to the European one.

    "We are indeed making more money today compared to last year, but part of it is being eaten by the rising input costs since we import fertilisers and agrochemicals," said the Fresh Produce Exporters Association CEO, Mr Stephen Mbithi.

    Source: AllAfrica/Business Daily


    Link Read more
    Link Commission: DG Trade
    Link EU cooperation with Kenya


  4. Nigeria: EU, UNICEF to partner on water, sanitation programmes
    2011-09-02
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Rural development, Archive

    The European Union, EU, and the United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, are to partner Anambra State for the provision of one hundred percent access to sanitation, hygiene and improved water supply to selected communities in Ogbaru local government area of the state. Ogbaru is one of the six local governments in the state designated for fighting abject poverty and improving infrastructure.

    A statement by Mr. Charles Nzuki of the UNICEF's Field Office, Enugu, said the selection of Ogbaru was a reward for the state's good performance in the execution of the water and sanitation programmes.

    In the letter, Nzuki recalled that Anambra State signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with the EU for the implementation of the Nigeria Water Supply, Sanitation Sector Reform Programme in five local government areas of the state, including Ogbaru, while UNICEF provided support for the implementation of the rural water supply

    Five other states in Nigeria benefited from the programme which ended on July 31, 2011 and it was Anambra's excellent performance in the implementation that attracted the latest reward.

    Source: AllAfrica/Vanguard


    Link Read more
    Link UNICEF
    Link Brussels Briefing on Water


  5. Rising biomass demand could drive land grabs: Report
    2011-09-02
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Rural development

    Rising global demand for cleaner energy from biomass could drive more land acquisition in poorer nations where food security and land rights are weak, according to an International Institute for Environment and Development report released on 30 August.

    "If left unchecked, the growing pressure on land access could undermine livelihoods and food security in some of the world's poorest countries," the London-based non-profit research group said, calling for more public scrutiny of global biomass expansion plans.

    Biomass energy makes up 77% of world renewable energy, and trees and woody plants account for 87% of that biomass, said the report.

    Source: Euractiv


    Link Read more
    Link Read the report [PDF]
    Link Briefing Land access


  6. EPAs and African regional integration
    2011-09-02
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade

    The European Union (EU) and regions composed of African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries have been negotiating Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) for ten years now, with varying levels of progress. Not unlike the multilateral Doha trade round, most EPA negotiations have not yet been concluded and their future conclusion is by no means guaranteed. Although a great deal has been said and written about the stumbling blocks encountered in the EPA negotiations, summarized well in this IPC Discussion Paper, no clear resolution seems to be within sight.

    Source: German Marshall Fund of the US


    Link Read the report [PDF]
    Link German Marshall Fund
    Link ACP-EU Trade


  7. Agricultural Markets in IT
    2011-09-02
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Archive

    With assistance provided by UNCTAD and the International Trade Centre under the European Commission's All ACP Agricultural Commodities Programme (AAACP), the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) is working to improve the quality and consistency of market information supplied to stakeholders such as small farmers, farmer organisations, wholesalers and exporters and to facilitate greater market participation. In particular, SPC is working to establish Web- and mobile phone-based mechanisms to disseminate information and reach farmers, including those in the most remote areas.

    SPC, in collaboration with UNCTAD, facilitated a workshop on the establishment of a subregional agricultural market information system (MIS). The workshop took place on 17-19 August 2011 and included participants from Fiji, Samoa, PNG, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands and Tonga.

    During the workshop, the INFOSHARE system - developed by UNCTAD within the framework of the AAACP programme and tailored to the needs of the Pacific region - was presented. The use of the system on the national level will enable stakeholders in the agriculture sector to access timely market price information for a range of different crops, via the Web. Trade at Hand, developed by the International Trade Centre (ITC), complements INFOSHARE and makes it possible to assume direct marketing operations via mobile telephone use.

    During the workshop, UNCTAD also officially launched the new version of INFOCOMM, a Web portal focusing on commodities. Developed under the AAACP programme, INFOCOMM aims to make available to various stakeholders free, structured, concise, objective and regularly updated commodity market information. These services enable people to request price information for agricultural products via text messaging and facilitate interaction between buyers and sellers, in particular in commodity networks, assisting trade and transactions.

    Source: Solomon Times


    Link Read more
    Link EuroAfrica ICT
    Link ICT Update


  8. Lack of qualified persons hampering EPA implementation units
    2011-09-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade

    A Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) official who has been assigned to oversee the Bank’s administration of a fund designed to help prepare the region for the full and effective implementation of trade deal with Europe says the lack of qualified persons is a key impediment.

    In a recent interview Valarie Pilgrim said that the establishment of Implementation Units to oversee the phasing in of the Economic Partnership Agreement with the European Union is being delayed by difficulties that are arising in the region “to recruit suitably qualified and experienced personnel to execute the work programmes of the EPA Implementation Units at compensation rates that states can sustain beyond the life of the project”.

    Source: Stabroek News


    Link Read more
    Link EU-CARIFORUM EPA Negotiations
    Link Second CARIFORUM-EU EPA Newsletter


  9. European Parliament: Doha will not be concluded in 2011
    2011-09-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade

    The International Trade Committee of the European Parliament this week passed a draft resolution that open acknowledges that the Doha Round will not be concluded in 2011. In the text, MEPs regret “that it will not be possible to reach an agreement on the outstanding issues under the Doha Development Agenda at the 8th Ministerial Conference in  Geneva on 15 to 17 December 2011”.

    While a high-level panel at the European Centre for International Political Economy (ECIPE) had been optimistic about a conclusion of the Doha Round in February 2011, MEP Judith Sargentini argued in May that Doha has failed. Negotiators are now looking towards a partial implementation of the items discussed at the Doha round. The ongoing Doha discussions will also be a subject of the upcoming European Parliament Plenary session from 12-15 September.


    Link Draft resolution (without amendments) [PDF]
    Link EU positions at Doha Round
    Link WTO: Doha


  10. Update of the examination process of directive 91/414/EEC
    2011-09-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Archive, Food Policy

    According to directive 91/414/EEC, all phytopharmaceutical products that are used in the European Union have to be examined. The examination period started in 1993 and will elapse at the end of 2012. This examination process has allowed the Commission to establish a new list of approved active substances (which can be found in the annex of the directive 91/414/EEC). The member states may only authorise phytopharmaceutical products whose substances are mentioned in the list. The details in annex I cover a general period of ten years. After this period, every pesticide has to be examined again. You can find more general information about the directive on the PIP website.

    Source: PIP


    Link Read more
    Link Read the PIP's summary [PDF]
    Link Commission: Pesticide protection


  11. EU to push financial transactions tax at G20 summit
    2011-09-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade, Environment

    The European Union will push for the adoption of a financial transactions tax (FTT) at a summit of the world's 20 biggest economies, the G20, in November, European Commission President José Manuel Barroso said on Wednesday (31 August). G20 leaders are to meet in the southern French resort of Cannes in early November. "Ahead of the Cannes summit, we will come out with a proposal for a European financial transaction tax and we are committed to explore this further also at the G20 level," Barroso said in a televised address.

    Source: Euractiv


    Link Read more
    Link French G20-G8 Presidency
    Link Euro MPs call for an FTT


  12. French Development Minister met Madagascar’s Prime Minister
    2011-09-01
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Policy

    Henri de Raincourt, the French Development Minister, received Camille Vital, the Prime Minister and Telecommunications, Post and New Technologies Minister of the transitional government of Madagascar on 30 August.

    The ministers exchanged views on the roadmap for the exit of the crisis as it has been proposed by mediating President Chissano and amended by the SADC. Henri de Raincourt recalled the importance of a quick signing of the roadmap, necessary for the impending organisation of credible presidential and legislative elections that will be supported by the international community.

    Source: French Foreign Affairs Ministry


    Link Read more [FR]
    Link Information about elections in Madagascar
    Link EU Delegation to Madagascar


  13. Solomons commit to partnership with EU
    2011-08-31
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade

    Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade Hon. Peter Shanel Agovaka says Solomon Islands is committed to negotiating a comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the European Union (EU). This was after commissioning a study to look at the potential value that could be derived from the global sourcing provisions in an interim EPA and comprehensive EPA to Solomon's economy. […]

    "We will finalize our revised market access offer based on the results from this study and we envisage submitting it prior to the next EPA negotiations." Mr Agovaka said.

    Source: Solomon Times


    Link Read more
    Link Solomons lay down fisheries conditions
    Link EU cooperation with Solomon Islands


  14. EU gives €300 million for peace and security in Africa
    2011-08-31
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Policy

    The European Commission has decided to replenish the African Peace Facility (APF) with €300 million to support African peace and security actions both at regional and continental levels. The funding will be available to the African Union and African Regional Organisations for the period 2011-2013 in order to support relevant, targeted, continental and regional initiatives in the area of conflict prevention, management and resolution, and peace building.

    The Peace Facility provides substantial and predictable funding to African-led peace support operations and relevant capacity building activities for African organisations. It constitutes the major financing instrument of the Africa-EU strategic partnership in Peace and Security.

    EU HRVP Cathy Ashton said: "The EU is sparing no effort to support the African Union's work to bring peace to the continent, as this additional contribution demonstrates. We applaud those countries that have mobilised troops for missions supporting peace, such as Amisom in Somalia. However, more effort is still required. We encourage other African countries to step forward and support the AU in this endeavour. And I call on the whole international community to step up their contribution to help build peace and stability in Africa."

    "It is estimated that in Africa more than 200 million people currently still live in conflict zones, which prevents efforts to alleviate poverty" said EU Development Commissioner Andris Piebalgs, adding: "Security and stability must be ensured to lay the foundations for sustainable development in Africa. The Peace Facility has supported a number of African peace support operations in recent years. Today's decision confirms EU's steadfast support to African organisations in their actions to prevent conflicts and to maintain peace in critical zones ".

    In addition to peace operations, the APF supports the African Peace and Security Architecture, which focuses on the prevention, management and resolution of conflicts. In this area, approximately €100 million have been earmarked since 2004 for activities aimed at strengthening capacities of African institutions at the continental and regional level.

    Source: European Commission


    Link Read more
    Link The African peace and security agenda
    Link EEAS


  15. The road to Busan and beyond
    2011-08-31
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Aid effectiveness

    The outcome document that will frame discussions at the fourth High Level Forum (HLF) on Aid Effectiveness in Busan, South Korea later this year is already drafted.  Its contents are the product of much debate and jet-setting by the co-chairs of the Working Party on Aid Effectiveness (WP-EFF) and their team of DAC technicians. Over the coming weeks researchers at ODI will be writing about the ‘road to Busan and beyond’, reflecting, amongst other things, on: some of the known knowns –  in particular the unfinished agenda from Paris and the specific needs of aid dependent countries such as the G7+; some of the new dimensions to the effectiveness debate, in particular the increasing role of non-aid development finance; and, finally, what next for the effectiveness agenda once the jamboree in Busan is over.

    Source: ODI


    Link Read more
    Link High-level conference in Busan
    Link The European Parliament and Busan


  16. Malawi risks losing access to EU market
    2011-08-31
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade

    The European Union has warned that market access regulation giving Southern Africa and Development Community (SADC) member states such as Malawi duty and quota-free access to its markets is expected to elapse soon. The expected elapse follows the delay in the finalisation of a comprehensive Economic Partnership (EPA) between the EU and SADC states. The warning comes at a time when Malawi, which is negotiating an EPA under the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) grouping, has neither signed nor initialed interim EPAs.

    Source: The Nation


    Link Read more
    Link EU-SADC EPA
    Link EU Delegation to Malawi


  17. Commissioner Georgieva pledges support for African governments
    2011-08-31
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Food Security, Archive

    To act fast, to give generously and to work together are the essential conditions for containing the famine, refugee and drought crises in the Horn of Africa. But African countries must also take long-term measures, with the support of the international community, to ensure that drought does not equal famine again.

    These were the main messages that Kristalina Georgieva, the EU Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, delivered at “The International Pledging Conference on Drought and Famine situation in the Horn of Africa”, convened by the African Union in Addis Abeba. Commissioner Georgieva represented the European Union, which is the largest donor of humanitarian assistance in this emergency.

    “I salute the African Union for addressing this crisis. Drought cannot be avoided, but hunger can - this is why it is essential that the immediate measures are combined with long-term support for sustainable livelihoods,” Commissioner Georgieva said.

    The AU conference gathered African governments and international donors with the aim “to provide an African response to an African problem”. Commissioner Georgieva was one of the keynote speakers at the event and was due to hold bilateral meetings with Jean Ping, the AU Chairperson, Meles Zenawi, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, and Mohamed Abdulahi Mohamed, the Prime Minister of Somalia.

    Source: European Commission


    Link Read more
    Link Grave concern about South Kordofan
    Link Georgieva: Keeping the bigger picture in focus


  18. New member states call for fairer CAP
    2011-08-30
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Food Policy

    A group of former Soviet Bloc countires have called on the European Commission to act without discrimination towards new member states in its upcoming review of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). In a joint declaration, agriculture ministers from the Visegrad Four countries (The Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia), together with Bulgaria, Romania and Slovenia, called on the European Commission to implement the upcoming reform of the CAP fairly, and without discrimination towards new member states.

    Source: New Europe


    Link Read more
    Link Commission: The CAP post-2013
    Link Polish Agriculture Ministry


  19. Ghana: The case against the Economic Partnership Agreement
    2011-08-30
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : ACP-EU Trade

    Ghana will host the ECOWAS Ministerial Monitoring Committee (MMC) on EPAs in Accra in September 2011. The MMC is the highest EPA authority for ECOWAS and its member–states. […] Ghana initialed a separate IEPA with the European Union (EU) four years ago ostensibly to end uncertainty and protect a very small group of exporters who depend almost exclusively on the EU market as their products would have attracted additional tariffs upon expiration of the preference regime for some Ghanaian and Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) exports in December 2007.

    Much has changed since then, including the onset of a global financial and economic crisis. The other change is in the shifting centre of gravity of the global economy from regions like Europe to East Asia. Hence, the National CSO Platform demands that the IEPA must be abandoned. According to the platform, it is a threat to the re-positioning of the national economy and to regional integration in ECOWAS. The group urges the government to abandon the IEPA in time for the MMC meeting it will host in September.

    Source: National CSO Platform


    Link Read more
    Link EU-ECOWAS EPA
    Link EPAs and African regional integration


  20. Electronic identification of bovines to further strengthen food safety
    2011-08-30
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Archive, Food Policy

    The European Commission today adopted a proposal that will, when implemented, further enhance food safety and better safeguard animal health in the EU.

    In particular, the Commission proposal provides the legal framework for the introduction, for the first time and on a voluntary basis, of an electronic identification system (EID) for bovine animals. Bovine EID is already used in several EU Member States on a private basis mainly for farm management purposes. Its implementation on a wider scale will strengthen the current traceability system for bovine animals and food products (e.g. beef) making it faster and more accurate. Finally, it may bring benefits to farmers and other stakeholders as it will reduce the administrative burden through the simplification of the current administrative procedures. Despite its voluntary character, the Commission proposal allows Member States to introduce a mandatory regime at national level.

    In addition to EID, the Commission proposal introduces changes in relation to labelling, by repealing the current provisions on voluntary beef labelling. The main objective is to reduce unnecessary administrative burden.

    Health and Consumer Policy Commissioner, John Dalli, said. "This is a new step forward in the reinforcement of the safety of the food chain in the EU. Indeed, when implemented, this proposal will facilitate the reporting of animal movements to the central data base. This will mean better and faster traceability of infected animals and/or infected food, which will allow us to react rapidly and fend off any future potential risks to the food chain".

    Source: European Commission


    Link Read more
    Link Further information
    Link Consult the legislation


  21. At World Water Week, Andris Piebalgs affirms EU’s commitment to MDGs
    2011-08-30
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Rural development, Environment, Food Security, Food Policy, Archive

    As World Water Week got under way last week, EU Development Commissioner Andris Piebalgs reaffirmed the EU's commitment to meeting the Millennium Development Goal pledge of halving the proportion of people without sustainable access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation by 2015.

    Commissioner Piebalgs said: "There is a saying that ‘when the well is dry, we know the value of water.’ I think we have realised the value of water long before our well has run dry. We already know just how important it is. It's something most of us take for granted here in Europe, but it is time to turn the tide and make sure it now becomes a basic human right for everyone.”

    The commissioner said that between 2002 and 2008, aid from the EU as a whole to the water and sanitation sector almost tripled, and that thanks to the European Commission, more than 30 countries now benefit from major projects that the EU is running in this area.
    “Yet so much more still needs to be done,” said Mr Piebalgs. “In the next minute, three more children will have died from drinking dirty water - that's the equivalent of 4,000 every day. Women and girls are particularly affected, and miss out on opportunities to work and go to school. This is unacceptable in this day and age.

    “Last year, at the MDG Summit in New York, I launched the Millennium Development Goal initiative, which will provide an extra 1 billion euro for African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries to help them meet the most off-track Millennium Development Goals. Water and sanitation is one of the four MDGs being specifically targeted by the initiative, which just shows how much of a priority this is for us.”

    Source: European Commission


    Link Read more
    Link World Water Week
    Link Brussels Briefing on Water


  22. EU may propose Kyoto Protocol extension
    2011-08-29
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Environment

    The EU could propose a lifeline for the beleaguered Kyoto Protocol and secure the future of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) beyond 2012, government negotiators and observers have told Point Carbon news. EU officials will discuss whether to back an extension to the climate treaty in the next few weeks, on the condition that it expires in 2018 and is replaced with a deal that caps all major nations' emissions.

    If all 27 countries agree, the EU could announce the plan at UN climate talks in South Africa in November, as part of an attempt to overcome the four-year impasse over Kyoto's future. Such an agreement could bolster confidence in the CDM, for which new investment shrank to a fifth of its peak last year as UN negotiators tied the future of the offsetting system to new targets under the Kyoto pact that underpins it.

    Source: Euractiv


    Link Read more
    Link Clean Development Mechanism
    Link The EU and the CDM


  23. Cross-border cooperation project concluded in Liberia
    2011-08-29
    NEWSLETTER_CATEGORIES : Archive, ACP-EU Trade, Rural development

    A six-month project aimed at creating awareness among inter-state and cross-border women traders and state law enforcement agents has been concluded in Liberia. The project was not only geared towards non-state actors’ participation in the regional integration process but also sought to create customs union and common market in West Africa.

    Implemented by Better Future Foundation (BFF), a local non-Governmental Organization (NGO), the project was awarded in 2010 by the Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS Commission) as contracting authority. It was implemented by BFF with sponsorship of European Union’s 9th European Development Fund (EDF) for African, Caribbean, and Pacific States (ACP) Cooperation.

    At least 869 persons including 597 Cross-border market women and 272 state law enforcement agents across Liberia benefited from the awareness campaign, which was officially launched at the Liberia Chamber of Commerce on Capitol Hill by Vice President Joseph Boakai on February 25, 2011.

    Source: AllAfrica/The Analyst


    Link Read more
    Link EU cooperation with Liberia
    Link European Development Fund



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