ACP Fisheries Ministers adopt roadmap to boost ACP economies through sustainable fisheries & aquaculture management
Brussels, 24 July 2015: The 4th meeting of ACP Ministers in charge of Fisheries and Aquaculture was held at ACP House in Brussels (Belgium), from 22 to 23 July 2015, preceded by a meeting of senior fisheries officials on 20 and 21 July.
Statement by the Secretary General at the 4th Meeting of ACP Ministers in charge of Fisheries, 22 July 2015, Brussels.
I am delighted to welcome you to the fourth meeting of the ACP Ministers in charge of Fisheries and Aquaculture being held here at the ACP Secretariat. I particularly welcome the Honourable Ministers who are joining us today for this segment of after your officials have done such extensive work despite it being a holiday yesterday.
Please feel at home here in Brussels, here at your House amongst the ACP family.
Brussels, 17 July 2015/ ACP: Brussels-based Ambassadors and representatives of the ACP countries visited the European Investment Bank headquarters in Luxembourg, to discuss the Bank’s activities in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific, which are ultimately aimed at lifting people from poverty while promoting sustainable economic development.
Small-scale mining to help boost social and economic development in the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States
Brussels, 15 July, 2015/ UNDP/ ACP: The African, Caribbean, Pacific (ACP) Group of States, the European Union and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched today an initiative to support the low-value minerals and materials sector in the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States.
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 14 July 2015/ ACP: A team led by the Secretary General of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States, Dr. Patrick Gomes is currently attending the Third International Conference on Financing for Development in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 13-17 July.