Brussels, 16 October 2015/ ACP: ACP Secretary General H.E Dr. Patrick Gomes met with the Prime Minister of Senegal H.E Mohammed Dionne on the margins of the Rebranding Africa Forum held in Brussels. Also pictured is the Ambassador of Senegal to the EU H.E Amadou Diop (right).
Statement by the Director General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Roberto Azevedo at the ACP Trade Ministers meeting, 21 October 2015, Brussels
I am very pleased to be with you today. This conversation couldn't be more timely, and I hope it will also be very interactive.
I saw many of you yesterday at the African Union meeting, and I apologise in advance if I repeat some of the messages I gave during that session.
I would like to start by recognizing the key role played by the ACP in Geneva – and particularly the work of Ambassador Marion Williams as the Coordinator of the ACP Group.
Brussels, 21 October 2010/ ACP: Ministers and senior officials of trade from more than 50 member countries of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States are in Brussels for two days to decide on a common strategic position in the lead up to the Tenth Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) to be held in Nairobi, Kenya on 15-18 December.
The WTO Conference is the highest decision-making body and meets every two years. It can take decisions on all matters under any of the multilateral trade agreements.
Brussels, 19 October 2015/ ACP: The Secretary-General of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States H.E Dr. Patrick Gomes conveyed his condolences on behalf of the ACP Group to the Government and people of Benin, following the death of distinguished statesman and former President, H.E. General Mathieu Kerekou on October 14th.
Brussels, 14 October 2015/ CTA/ ACP: The 43rd Brussels Briefing organised by the ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), ACP Secretariat and European Commission will discuss the key challenges and new opportunities to enhance South-South and Triangular cooperation for agricultural and rural development in ACP countries.
Brussels, 6 October 2015/ ACP: A full day of discussions dedicated to how “fit for purpose” the ACP-EU framework is in terms of delivering international cooperation objectives beyond 2015, was organised by the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, which holds the Presidency of the Council of the European Union, and the European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM) on 30 September.