15 December 2009

Resources - All references are available at:

Updating EPAs to Today's Global Challenges: Essays on the Future of EPAs, Marti and Jones (ed), Economic Policy Paper Series, the German Marshall Fund of the United States, 19 November 2009,

Decisions and Resolutions of the 90th session of the ACP Council of Ministers (16-19 November), ACP Group, Brussels, 19 November 2009,

Luanda Declaration on the Second Revision of the ACP-EU Partnership Agreement (Cotonou Agreement), EU-ACP Joint Parliamentary Assembly, 3 December 2009,

Resolution on the impact of the financial crisis on the ACP States, EU-ACP Joint Parliamentary Assembly, 3 December 2009,

ACP declaration on the seventh session of the WTO Ministerial Conference, ACP Secretariat, Brussels, 13 November 2009,

Council Decision on a Community Position concerning participation in the CARIFORUM-EC Consultative Committee and selection of the representatives of organisations located in the EC Party, Decision of Council of the European Union, Brussels, 10 November 2009,

European Commission Overview of Regional Trade Agreements, European Commission, 14 October 2009,

Fifth report on potentially trade restrictive measures in the context of the global economic crisis, European Commission Report for the 133 Committee, November 2009,

Understanding and Managing the Notification of EPAs at the WTO, ACP Secretariat and WTI advisers, (Manual for ACP Delegates recently circulated),

Elements for a new partnership between the EU and the overseas countries and territories (OCTs). European Commission Communication, 11 November 2009,

Africa's Infrastructure: A Time for Transformation, Vivien Foster, Cecilia Briceño-Garmendia, AFD-World Bank, November 2009,

The CAP reform and its implication for ACP-EU agricultural trade, Agritrade Executive brief, CTA, 2009,

Etude Comparative des Accords de Libre Echange impliquant les PED ou PMA (French only), Alpha, Rolland, Lagandré; Etude GRET-AFD, October 2009,

Trade Profiles 2009, Trade Statistics, World Trade Organization, 2009,

World Tariff Profiles 2009, Annual Joint Publication, WTO, CNUCED, ITC, 2009 Report,

Promoting Investment and Trade: Practices and Issues, UNCTAD Investment Advisory Series, Series A, number 4, October 2009,

Opening Markets for Poor Countries: Are We There Yet?, Kimberly Ann Elliott, Center for Global Development, Working Paper 184, Reviewed October 2009,

The EU in a World in Transition: Fit for what purpose? Loukas Tsoukalis (ed), ‘EU Fit for purpose project', Policy Network, October 2009,

Endowments, Power and Democracy: Political Economy of Multilateral Commitments on Trade in Services, Martin Roy, WTO Staff Working Paper, September 2009,

Environmental Issues in Economic Partnership Agreements: Implications for Developing Countries, Beatrice Chaytor, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, September 2009,

Legal and Systematic Issues in the Interim Economic Partnership Agreements: Which way now?, Cosmas  Milton Obote Ochieng, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, September  2009,

Trade Agreements and their Relation to Labour Standards: The current situation, Pablo Lazo Grandi, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, November 2009,

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