Note on the state of play in the EPAs negotiations
Brussels, 20 December 2007
We are approaching the end of an important period in the negotiations with ACP countries on
Economic Partnership Agreements. Now is the time to take stock of what has been achie
TRADE POLICY in PRACTICE
19 December 2007
Update: Interim Economic Partnership Agreements
The EU and the African, Caribbean and Pacific countries (ACP) have been working to put
in place new Economic Partnership Agreements by the end of 2007.
Opinion of the Court of 4 October 1979.
Opinion given pursuant to the second subparagraph of Article 228(1) of the EEC
International Agreement on Natural Rubber.
European Court reports 1979 Page 02871
Greek special edition
Opinion of the Court of 26 April 1977.
Opinion given purusant to Article 228 (1) of the EEC Treaty.
'Draft Agreement establishing a European laying-up fund for inland waterway vessels'.
European Court reports 1977 Page 00741
Where do we stand?
by ECDPM, Maastricht (Netherlands), 3 March 2008
In 2008, a new crucial phase of EPA negotiations is beginning. ECDPM will
continue providing t
Mandelson in Southern Africa to deepen trade and development ties - Brussels, 28
EU Trade Commissioner Peter Mandelson will today begin a five day, four country trip to
Southern Africa that will include attend a meeting in Lesotho of trade M
Review of African Political Economy No.101:457-474
ROAPE Publications Ltd., 2004
US Trade with Africa: African Growth &
Carol B. Thompson
This paper analyses the USA Trade and Development Act (aka African Growth
and Opportunity Act-AGOA) in
The African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) was promulgated in the United
States and significantly liberalises trade between the U.S. and 37 designated Sub-Saharan
African (SSA) countries.
Scheme of preferences from 2006 to 2015 Guidelines
The purpose of the generalised system of preferences (GSP) is to help
developing countries to reduce poverty by using tariff preferences to help them
Means and Objectives
EPAS: MEANS AND OBJECTIVES
Need for a new approach. 2
Importance of South-South integration . 3
Reciprocity in a Free-Trade Agreement (FTA) is an opportunity, if ha
Information Note on the Revision of the Cotonou Agreement
The Cotonou Agreement was concluded for a twenty-year period from March 2000 to
February 2020. It entered into force in April 2003, following a three-year transitional period
due to ratific