The ACP Sugar Group welcomes the vote on 13 March 2013 by the European Parliament in support of Comagri’s proposal for the continuation of the current beet sugar sugar quota provisions until 30 September 2020. Read further ...
Friday 8th March 2013, ACP House
Chairman of the Committee of Ambassadors, Your Excellencies, ACP Ambassadors, Ladies and Gentlemen, Distinguished Guests,
FESPACO 2013: THE SPECIAL ACPCULTURES+ PRIZE HAS BEEN AWARDED TO KENYAN DIRECTOR BERYL MAGOKO FOR HER DOCUMENTARY FILM “THE CUT”.
The jury for the ACPCultures+ special prize, composed of Michèle Dominique Raymond (ACP Assistant-Secretary General), presiding, and Boris Zakowski (audiovisual attaché of the Embassy of France to Burkina Faso), Osange Silou-Kieffer (journalist), Raymond Tiendrebeogo (director and professor at the Ougadougou Institute of Sound and Vision, and Perrine Ledan (Audiovisual and Cinema expert) as members, choose to award the prize to the documentary film “The Cut”, by a young, 28 year-old Kenyan Director; Beryl Magoko.
CTA Briefing Agricultural resilience face to crisis and shocks / Agriculture résiliente face aux crises et chocs
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30th Brussels Development Briefing on Agricultural resilience in the face of crisis and shocks
Which are the key challenges posed to strengthen resilience in agriculture? - this is one of the main questions to be addressed during the next Brussels Development Briefing, organized by CTA in collaboration with the ACP Secretariat, the EC/DEVCO, Concord and IFPRI.
Dateline Port Harcourt – On Friday 22nd February, the Secretary-General Dr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas, delivered the Claude Ake Memorial Lecture for 2013 in the city of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, in the oil-rich Niger Delta region of Nigeria.
On Thursday 21st February, the ACP Committee of Ambassadors officially ushered in the new presidency of the Group for the period February to July 2013. The new President of Council is the Foreign Affairs Minister of Botswana, Mr. Phandu T. SKELEMANI, while the Chairman of the Committee of Ambassadors in Brussels is Mr. Samuel O. OUTLULE.
Meeting of the ACP Secretary-General, Dr Mohamed Ibn Chambas and former President of the Dominican Republic, Dr Leonel Fernández, now an “ACP Eminent Person”
Brussels, 18 February 2013
In the margins of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly (Santo-Domingo)
ACP Secretary-General, Dr Mohamed Ibn Chambas, was received on 15 February 2013 by former President of the Dominican Republic, Dr Leonel Fernández Reyna, who confirmed his agreement to be one of the “Eminent Persons” called upon to analyse strategies and prospects for the future of the ACP Group.
Press release. Brussels, 8 February 2013
African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States
At the meeting of the ACP Group’s ambassadorial subcommittee in charge of political matter held today, Friday 8th February 2013, the Malian delegation gave an update on the latest developments in the situation in the north of the country and issued an urgent appeal for aid.
FEATURED VIDEO: 7th Summit for ACP Heads of States and Government, Malabo Equatorial Guinea, 13-14 December 2012.
Summary report of the 7th Summit of the ACP Heads of State and Government.
Produced by ACP Press/ Video Lawson.