STATEMENT by the Secretary General at the opening of the 32nd session of the ACP Parliamentary Assembly, in Brussels 14 June 2013
97th Session of the ACP Council of Ministers (4-5 June)
1. Endorsement of the audited financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2011
2. Delegation of power to the Committee of Ambassadors on the ACP House
PRELIMINARY DECLARATION: ACP Observation Mission to the Legislative, Senatorial and Municipal Elections in Equatorial Guinea on 26 May 2013
1. At the invitation of the Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, a short-term Election Observation Mission of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) was dispatched to Malabo from 23 to 28 May 2013 to monitor the legislative, senatorial and municipal elections held in that country on 26 May 2013.
Brussels, 7 June 2013/ ACP Press Release: The ACP Ministers who held with their EU partners a joint Council of Ministers in Brussels on 6-7 June are rather pleased with a compromise on the financial envelope of the 11th European Development Fund, and with a step made by the EU on the EPA. The ACP Group welcomes the approval of the request of Somalia for accession to the Cotonou Agreement.