N.: Date:05 Feb 2016 - 09 Feb 2016 Venue:Brussels
West Africa- EU prepare for final signatures towards implementation of the EPA. To this end, the Regional Preparatory Task Force (RPTF) and the Joint implementation preparatory meetings held on the 5th and then 7th-9th February respectively in Brussels to give the desired impetus to the implementation of the EPA
N.: Date:10 Jul 2014 Venue:Accra
N.: Date:30 Mar 2014 Venue:Yamoussoukro
N.: Date:17 Mar 2014 Venue:Abidjan
The EU reaffirms the principles of the Council conclusions of 10 May 2010 concerning the EPA Development Programme (PAPED) and the importance of national and regional ownership. EU Council conclusions on West Africa's EPA Development Programme. Brussels, 17 March 2014
N.: 003 Date:22 Feb 2014 Venue:ECOWAS Commission
The negotiations were suspended in 2012 following divergences mainly over market access offer and the EPA Development Programme (EPADP), a dedicated funding programme to enable West Africa cope with the cost of adjustment to the impending trade regime. Initially, West Africa had offered to open 60 per cent of its...