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By Sir Ronald Sanders September 27, 2012 marked the tenth anniversary of the beginning of negotiations for Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) between the European Union (EU) and the 79-member countries of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) group. But, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) throughout Europe say it is not a time […]

Tenth Anniversary of EPA Negotiations: Not a Time for Celebration


By Sir Ronald Sanders Except Haiti, all the Caribbean countries that are members of the 79-member African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group are in danger of losing the level of aid they receive from the European Union (EU) under a differentiated approach being considered by the European Commission. The differentiated […]

Cutting EU Aid Should Be Resisted, But Begging Bowl Not ...