Brussels, 16 June 2016/ ACP: The role played by the longstanding partnership between the EU and the African, Caribbean and Pacific countries in boosting the momentum towards the historic Paris Agreement on Climate Change last year, was highlighted at a high level panel at Europe’s prime event on development, known as the European Development Days (EDD16).
Windhoek, Naimbia, 15 June 2016/ ACPEU JPA: Local governance, stepping up intra-ACP trade and common management of ACP-EU migration were among the topics discussed by the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly (JPA) at its 31st session, which closed on Wednesday 15 June, in Windhoek, Namibia.
Statement by the Co-President of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly Hon. Netty Baldeh at the opening ceremony of the 31st session of ACP-EU JPA, 13 June 2016, Windhoek, Namibia
ACP-EU future relations depends on boosting parliamentary oversight, civil society participation: says Joint Assembly co-chair
STATEMENTS + PHOTOS: 8th Summit of Heads of State and Government, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 30 May - 1 June, 2016
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Opening ceremony 31st May, 2016
Statement from the ACP Secretary General, H.E. Dr. Patrick Gomes, delivered on his behalf by ACP Assistant Secretary General in charge of Political Affairs and Human Development, Amb. Léonard Ognimba
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 1 June 2016/ ACP: The 8th Summit of Heads of State of Government of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group concluded today with a renewed commitment to rally together to contribute more effectively to the global development agenda, and bring about concrete action on the Sustainable Development Goals.
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 1 June 2016/ ACP: The future of the 79-member African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States will be anchored on a commitment to South-South solidarity and increased effectiveness in the global arena, a streamlined mandate that adds value to global efforts, and concrete steps towards financial sustainability.
DECISION OF THE 8TH SUMMIT OF ACP HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT ON THE REPORT OF THE EMINENT PERSONS GROUP
ADOPTED BY THE 8TH SUMMIT OF ACP HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT HELD IN PORT MORESBY, PAPUA NEW GUINEA, ON 31 MAY AND 1 JUNE 2016
The Heads of State and Government of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP Group), held their 8th Summit in Waigani, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, on 31 May and 1 June 2016, under the chairmanship of Hon. Peter O’NEILL, Prime Minister of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea. The Summit was organised under the theme, “Repositioning the ACP Group to respond to the challenges of sustainable development.”
PORT MORESBY DECLARATION
We, Heads of State and Government of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP Group), meeting at our 8th Summit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea on 31 May and 1 June 2016 under the theme “Repositioning the ACP Group to respond to the challenges of sustainable development”,