No "grand plans": Eminent Persons Group calls for “realistic, doable” targets for ACP future

Brussels, 20 June 2014/ ACP: The 12-member Eminent Persons Group (EPG), assembled to advise on the future form and direction of the ACP as an organisation, will be lobbying Heads of States from the ACP regions in coming months for political commitment to the exercise.

Address by the President of Kenya H.E Uhuru KENYATTA at the 39th session of the ACP-EU Council of Ministers, 19 June 2014, Nairobi - Kenya

Honourable Dr. Abdalla Kigoda, Co-President of the ACP Council of Ministers and Minister for Industry, Trade and Marketing, United Republic Tanzania;
Honourable Kyriakos GERONTOPOULOS, Co-President of the EU Council of Ministers;
Mr. Alhaji Muhammad Mumuni, ACP Secretary-General;
Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen;

It is a great honour for me, on behalf of my government and the Eastern Africa region, to join Honorable Ministers and delegates to this 39thSession of the ACP-EU Council of Ministers meeting.

Next ACP Secretary General to come from the Caribbean

Brussels, 19 June 2014/ ACP: The next Secretary General of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group for 2015-2020 shall be appointed from the Caribbean region, the ACP Council confirmed this week at its 99th session in Nairobi, Kenya.

The Secretary General holds executive powers and heads the Brussels-based ACP Secretariat, which is the administrative and technical body of the ACP Group. The Secretariat provides policy guidance and technical expertise to the Organs of the Group, and monitors the ACP-EU Partnership Agreement.

Address by the President of the ACP Council of Ministers, Hon. Dr. Abdallah OMARI KIGODA, Minister for Industry and Trade of Tanzania at the Opening - 39th session of the ACP-EU Joint Council of Ministers, 19 June 2014, Nairobi - Kenya

Your Excellency Hon, Uhuru KENYATTA, C.G.H., President and Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces, of the Republic of Kenya;
Co-President,
Honourable Ministers, Distinguished Colleagues,
Mr Andris PIEBALGS, EU Commissioner for Development,
Hon. Alhaji Muhammad MUMUNI, ACP Secretary-General,
Your Excellencies Ambassadors and Plenipotentiaries,
Ladies and Gentlemen,

 

KAARIBUNI SANA,

Suriname's Foreign Minister foresees crucial talks at upcoming ACP leaders' Summit

Brussels, 19 June 2014/ ACP: The Minister for Foreign Affairs for the Republic of Suriname, H.E Mr. Winston Lackin confirmed his government’s commitment to hosting the 8th ACP Summit for Heads of State and Government, in the capital Paramaribo on 6th and 7th November.

ITC, ACP sign agreement to enhance cooperation

Nairobi, 18 June 2014/ ACP: On the occasion of the 99th Session of the ACP Council Ministers taking place in Nairobi from 16 - 18 June 2014, the Secretary General of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP Group), H. E. Alhaji Muhammad Mumuni and the Executive Director of the International Trade Center (ITC), Ms Arancha Gonzalez, signed today 18 June 2014 at the Jomo Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC), a Memorandum of Understanding to enhance the cooperation between their two Organizations.

Statement by the President of the Council of Ministers, Hon. Dr. Abdallah OMARI KIGODA - Minister for Industry & Trade of Tanzania at the Opening of the 99th session of the ACP Council of Ministers, 17 June 2014, Nairobi - Kenya

Your Excellency Honourable William RUTO;
Deputy President of the Republic of Kenya;
Honourable Fellow Ministers;
Your Excellencies Ambassadors and Heads of Mission;
Honourable Alhaji Muhammad MUMUNI, Secretary-General of the ACP Group of States; Distinguished Guests;
Ladies and Gentlemen;

HAMJAMBO!

 

Ambassadors of Togo, Malawi farewelled in Brussels

Brussels, 17 June 2014/ ACP: The ACP Committee of Ambassadors bid farewell to two distinguished colleagues on Thursday 12th June, including the Dean of the ACP Diplomatic Corps and Ambassador of the Republic of Togo, H.E Félix-Kodjo Sagbo, as well as the Ambassador of Malawi, H.E. Dr. Brave R. Ndisale.

Statement by the ACP Secretary General at the Opening Session 99th session of the ACP Council of Ministers, 17 June 2014, Nairobi

Honourable Dr Abdallah OMARI KIGODA, Minister for Industry and Trade of the Republic of Tanzania of the United Republic of Tanzania and

President of the ACP Council of Ministers; Honourable Ministers,

Your Honourable Adan Mohamed, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Industrialization and Enterprise Development, Government of Kenya,  

Excellencies ACP Ambassadors and High-Commissioners accredited to Brussels and Kenya,

Roundtable interrogates the ACP-EU partnership and its role in global governance

Brussels, 11 June 2014/ ACP: Frank, open critiques of the ACP-EU relationship and ACP Group, as well as constructive proposals on how to enhance their relevance in global affairs were the highlight of a stimulating and provocative debate held at the ACP House on Friday 6th June.


Avenue Georges Henri 451
B - 1200 Bruxelles - Brussels
Belgique - Belgium
email : info@acp.int
Tel: +32 2 743 06 00
Fax: +32 2 735 55 73
see map/voir plan

ACP Events
« December 2014 »
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
ACP Video Stream

Live stream from CTA/IICA Agribusiness Forum

ACP Public Documents