On 8th September 2016, the 17th Extra-Ordinary Meeting of the Summit of the EAC Heads of State is taking place in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The 17th Extra-Ordinary Summit will be considering;
- The EAC Council of Ministers Report on EU-EAC Economic Partnership Agreement;
- His Excellency President Mkapa’s Report on the Inter-Burundi Dialogue;
- Council Report on matters relating to the Republic of South Sudan;
- Swearing in of the new Deputy Secretary General from the Republic of Rwanda.
In regards to the above, kindly find attached:Civil Society Statement on the current state of play of the EPAs after the European Commission´s latest ultimatum
More information on : EU-EAC-EPA : http://ec.europa.eu/trade/policy/countries-and-regions/regions/eac/index_en.htm
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