Project Description

Title: Support to ACP Group in Geneva

Project Location: Geneva

The overarching aim of this project was to provide ad-hoc support to the ACP Delegations in Geneva in order to enhance their participatory capabilities in the DDA negotiations by fully promoting and supporting their interests in the negotiations.

Enabling Environments fulfilled these objectives by:

  • Increasing the capacity of ACP delegations’ participation in the multilateral trade negotiations in order to protect, promote and address their interests/concerns in the WTO Doha negotiations;
  • Enhancing the analytical skills of ACP Delegations in Geneva to prepare national and regional positions related to WTO negotiations and maintain coherence with EPAs negotiations in order to ensure that ACP interests are preserved;
  • Guiding negotiators to participate in drafting legal text elements for incorporation in the outcome of the negotiations.