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29-Jun-2012_lg September 13, 2013

12th Regional Seminar of the ACP-EU European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)

The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) is organising a Regional Seminar in the Caribbean in order to move forward the implementation of the CARIFORUM-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) and especially the involvement of civil soci... read more

13-Jun-2012_lg September 13, 2013

Workshop for the Establishment of a Regional Network of CARIFORUM EPA Implementing Authorities

The Workshop for the Establishment of a Regional Network of CARIFORUM EPA Implementing Authorities took place 11-13 June 2012, at Hotel Plaza Naco, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic with attendance of eleven (11) Member States. This workshop ... read more

18-May-2012_lg September 13, 2013

Launch of the CARFORUM EPA Implementation (CAFEIN) Network

On May 18th, 2012, the CARIFORUM EPA Implementation (CAFEIN) Network was launched at the Trade and Investment Convention (TIC) in Port of Spain, Trinidad. This site was conceptualized by the Member States of CARIFORUM and funded by GIZ. The obje... read more

11-May-2012_lg September 13, 2013

CARIFORUM-EU Dialogue at the Level of Senior Officials

Based on a proposal at European External Action Service (EEAS) in October 2011 for the convening of a Joint CARIFORUM-EU Dialogue and the agreement of Council of CARIFORUM Ministers in November 2011, CARIFORUM-EU Dialogue at the Level of Senior ... read more

30-Apr-2012_lg September 13, 2013

Public Awareness Activities

As part of our public awareness initiatives, the Antigua & Barbuda EPA Implementation Unit has contributed to national and regional media outlets to promote its work and progress of implementation on a national level. ... read more

29-Mar-2012_lg September 13, 2013

Caribbean Export London Engage Initiative

On March 29th, 2012, Caribbean Export Development Agency (CEDA) held a launch of its upcoming London Engage Initiative at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, St. Michael, Barbados. This Initiative comprises of events highlighting and showcasing ... read more

28-Mar-2012_lg September 13, 2013

Signing of the Financing Agreement of the Regional 10th European Development Fund to support EPA capacity building

On Wednesday, March 28th, 2012, the Caribbean Forum of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (CARIFORUM) and the European Commission signed a financial agreement providing 46.4 million EUROs to boost regional and national capacity to fulfill obl... read more

06-Mar-2012_lg September 13, 2013

Release of Report: EPA Provisions on Investment

The CARIFORUM-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) provides a comprehensive framework to improve the flow of investments between CARIFORUM and EU countries. The commitments comprising of this framework are stated in Title II - Investment, Tra... read more

23-Jan-2012_lg September 13, 2013

Antigua and Barbuda signed an enhanced Bilateral Cooperation Agreement with Martinique

On Friday January 27th, 2012, Prime Minister Dr. Hon. Baldwin Spencer and President of the Regional Council of Martinique, the Honourable Serge Letchimy signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to increase and strengthen cooperation in the are... read more

22-Jan-2012_lg September 13, 2013

31st Meeting of CARICOM Council of Trade and Economic Development

The Seventh (7th) UK-CARICOM Forum was held in Grenada over the weekend of January 20th, 2012 under the theme 'Sustainable Growth towards Prosperity' organized around the broad themes of Economic Resilience, Security and the Environment. This bi... read more