Brussels, 20 June 2014/ EC/ ACP: A total of more than €4.6 billion of EU support was committed towards national development strategies in 16 ACP countries, in the margins of the ACP-EU Joint Council of Ministers on 19-20 June in Nairobi, Kenya.
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.
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;
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,
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.
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;