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CARICOM Logo October 10, 2013

Stakeholder Consultation to Examine Entry of CARIFORUM Entertainers in the EU Market

NO:214/2013 (CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana) Public and private sector stakeholders drawn from the Cultural Industry of the Caribbean Forum of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (CARIFORUM) are to pa... read more

CARICOM Logo September 19, 2013

Partnerships, Collaboration Key to Preparing for 11th EDF

NO:197/2013 (CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana) The Caribbean Forum of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (CARIFORUM) Directorate, based in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat, has been haile... read more

CARICOM Logo September 13, 2013

First Meeting of the Open-ended Committee on the Implementation of Article 238 of the CARIFORUM-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)

An Open-Ended Committee of select CARIFORUM Member States met in Georgetown Guyana from November 15th - 16th, 2012 to review three technical studies related to the implementation of Article 238 (Regional Preference) of the CARIFORUM- European Un... read more

CARICOM Logo September 13, 2013

Second Meeting of EPA Joint Council held in Brussels

The Second Meeting of the Joint CARIFORUM-EU Council under the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) was held at the Headquarters of the Council of the European Union in Brussels, Belgium on 26 October 2012. The Meeting discussed among other thin... read more

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Stakeholders Consultation on the Development of the National EPA Implementation Plan

The EPA Implementation Unit within the Office of the National Authorizing Officer hosted a stakeholder's consultation meeting on October 19th, 2012 to discuss the formulation of a National EPA implementation Plan. Once completed, the plan will g... read more

28-Sep-2012 September 13, 2013

Joint Statement – CARIFORUM, EU Conclude “Successful” Meeting of EPA Trade and Development Committee

The Caribbean Forum of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (CARIFORUM) and the European Union (EU) convened the Second Meeting of the Trade and Development Committee (TDC) under the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) in Port of Spain, Trinid... read more

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Stakeholders’ Round Table on Intellectual Property (IP) and Product Branding for the Antigua Black Pineapple

The Antigua & Barbuda Intellectual Property and Commerce Office (ABIPCO) in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) collaborated to host a roundtable discussion on the role of intellectual property rights for col... read more

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Outgoing EU Ambassador pays farewell visit to Antigua & Barbuda

After a four and half year tour of duty, Ambassador Valeriano Diaz, Head of the European Union Delegation to Eastern Caribbean and Barbados, pays his farewell visit to Antigua & Barbuda. During his tenure, approximately 323 million euros in ... read more

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Second CARIFORUM-EU Business Forum

The Caribbean Export Development Agency in collaboration with the African Caribbean & Pacific States (ACP) Business Climate (BizClim) hosted the 2nd CARIFORUM-EU Business Forum in London on August 8th & 9th, 2012 under the theme, "Making... read more

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Regional Meeting for Heads of EPA Implementation Units, Coordinators and Like Entities

The CARIFORUM Directorate of the CARICOM Secretariat in collaboration with the German Development Agency (GIZ) hosted a meeting in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic August 2 -3, 2012 for Heads of EPA Implementation Units, Coordinators and Like E... read more