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Minister of Foreign Affairs, Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett,Cheap NFL Jerseys, says that the Administration is pleased with the outcome of the summit of African Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries, held in Accra, Ghana, and is hopeful that the decisions taken with respect to the next steps will be vigorously pursued.The minister told this newspaper that the sections on EPA in the Accra Declaration reiterated what Guyana, and in particular President Bharrat Jagdeo, was saying all along. “As such, it demonstrates that many other countries have the same issues with the EPA as is the case for Guyana.”Foreign Affairs Minister, Carolyn Rodrigues-BirkettFollowing the summit, the ACP issued a statement wherein it read: We,Jerseys NFL Wholesale, the Heads of State and Government of the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP); Meeting at our Sixth Summit in Accra,China NFL Jerseys Cheap, Ghana from 2-3 October, 2008; Having considered the negotiations and the process of the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between our States and the European Union; Concerned that the process has split the group into countries that have initialled interim or full EPAs and those that have not initialled any agreement, while most have expressed concerns about the process and content of the EPA; Concerned about the undue pressure that is being put on some ACP countries to move forward to signing and ratification of interim or final EPA before legitimate concerns have been adequately addressed in a way that creates conditions for all ACP countries to become part of agreements that genuinelycontribute to growth, development and the advancement of regional integration; Determined to safeguard and further enhance our unity and solidarity; Desirous of ensuring that the EPA are inclusive, foster regional integration and provide tangible development benefits for our peoples; and stressing that in order to smooth the process for finalization of the EPA negotiations,NFL Jerseys Supply, the European Commission and its Member State must take account of the interests and concerns of ALL our States.The group of countries decided that; ACP Heads of State and Government, represented by the Presidents of the Africa Union,Cheap NFL Jerseys China, CARIFORUM and Pacific ACP Summits,Cheap NFL Jerseys China, and headed by the President of the ACP Summit, must engage in high level consultations on the EPAs with a number of EU Member States;  To instruct the President of Council and the Secretary-General to explore, by the end of October 2008, modalities for conducting this high level engagement with key stakeholders in the European Union; and to instruct the Council of Ministers to pursue the consideration of the creation of an ACP Free Trade Area (FTA)As it relates to the prospects of a further delay in the signing of the EPA between the EU and CARIFORUM, Minister Rodrigues-Burkett noted that by now the CARIFORUM countries were aware of the contents of the Accra Resolution but the decision to delay the signing will have to be taken by the respective CARIFORUM Heads.
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