Foreign Minister participates in 58th OACPS Parliamentary Assembly
Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Hugh Todd, Tuesday participated in the 58th Session of the Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS) Parliamentary Assembly (PA), held virtually.
During the meeting, the body reviewed the agenda for the upcoming Meeting of the African, Caribbean and Pacific States- European Union (ACP-EU) Joint Parliamentary Assembly (JPA), scheduled to be held on Thursday, March 25, 2021.
They also discussed the status of the OACPS-EU Post-Cotonou Agreement, which was finalised in December 2020. It is expected that the agreement will be signed for provisional application by November.
Members also took the opportunity to exchange views on the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in addition to recovery efforts. (Modified press release from Ministry of Foreign Affairs)