28/05/2012 - 30/05/2012
Where: Horsen, Denmark
Topic: External relations and foreign affairs | Business | Environment, consumers and health
Organiser: European Parliament
The ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly brings together the elected representatives of the European Community - the Members of the European Parliament - and the elected representatives of the African, Caribbean and Pacific states ("ACP countries") that have signed the Cotonou Agreement.
It is the only international assembly in which the representatives of various countries sit together regularly with the aim of promoting the interdependence of North and South.
Commissioner for Trade Karel De Gucht, Commisioner for Climate Action Connie Hedegaard and Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs will attend the meeting.