Ordinary meetings

Meeting of 24 January 2019, Brussels

The meeting concentrated on evaluation and follow-up of the 36th Session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and of the meetings of the standing committees, held in Cotonou (Benin) on 1-5 December 2018.

Meeting of 22 November 2018, Brussels

The delegation prepared for the 36th session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and of the meetings of the standing committees, in Cotonou (Benin), on 1-5 December 2018, including:

  • consideration of the draft agenda and work programme of the session, and
  • exchange of views on the activities of the standing committees.

On the occasion of the European Parliament's week dedicated to Human Rights, from 19 to 22 November 2018, the meeting included exchange of views with Rémy Ngoy Lumbu, Commissioner of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights.


Bureau meeting of 22 November 2018, Brussels

The meeting was held in camera.

The EP members of the JPA Bureau prepared for the meeting of the Bureau of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly to be held on 2 December 2018 in Cotonou (Benin).

Bureau meeting of 27 September 2018

The meeting was held in camera.

The EP members of the JPA Bureau prepared for the meeting of the Bureau of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly to be held on 11 October 2018 in Brussels.

Meeting of 12 July 2018

Lively debate on the situation in Cameroon took place ahead the 16th regional meeting taking place on 17-19 July 2018 in Yaoundé (Cameroon).

The meeting also included an evaluation and follow-up of the 35th Session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and of the meetings of the standing committees, in Brussels, 16-20 June 2018.

Meeting of 7 June 2018

The delegation prepared for the 35th session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and of the meetings of the standing committees, in Brussels (Belgium), on 16-20 June 2018, including:

  • consideration of the draft agenda and work programme of the session, and
  • exchange of views on the activities of the standing committees.

Bureau meeting of 7 June 2018

The meeting was held in camera.

The EP members of the JPA Bureau prepared for the meeting of the Bureau of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly to be held on 17 June 2018 in Brussels (Belgium).

Bureau meeting of 15 March 2018

The meeting was held in camera.

The EP members of the JPA Bureau prepared for the meeting of the Bureau of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly to be held on 21 March 2018 in Brussels.

The meeting also included point on legal opinions on the Joint Parliamentary Assembly's quorum and on environmental crime.

Meeting of 25 January 2018

The meeting included an exchange of views on the political situation in Ethiopia with:
  • H.E. Teshome Toga, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ethiopia.

The meeting also included an evaluation and follow-up of the 34th Session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and of the meetings of the standing committees, in Port-au-Prince (Haiti), 16-20 December 2017.


Meeting of 7 December 2017

The delegation prepared for the 34th session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and of the meetings of the standing committees, in Port-au-Prince (Haiti), on 16-20 December 2017, including:

  • exchange of views with the Crisis Cell on the security situation in Haiti (in camera)
  • consideration of the draft agenda and work programme of the session, and
  • exchange of views on the activities of the standing committees.

Bureau meeting of 7 December 2017

The meeting was held in camera.

The EP members of the JPA Bureau prepared for the meeting of the Bureau of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly to be held on 17 December 2017 in Port-au-Prince (Haiti).

Meeting of 25 October 2017, Strasbourg

The meeting was held in camera.

In addition to announcements from the Chair, the meeting included a meeting with Corneille Nangaa Yobeluo, Chair of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Meeting of 24 October 2017, Strasbourg

In addition to announcements from the Chair, the meeting included a meeting with Komi Sélom Klassou, Prime Minister of Togo.

Bureau meeting of 5 October 2017, Strasbourg

The meeting was held in camera.

The EP members of the JPA Bureau prepared for the meeting of the Bureau of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly to be held on 11 October 2017 in Brussels.

Bureau meeting of 28 September 2017, Brussels

The meeting was held in camera.

The EP members of the JPA Bureau prepared for the meeting of the Bureau of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly to be held on 11 October 2017 in Brussels.

Meeting of 7 September 2017, Brussels

The meeting included an exchange of views on situation in Kenya after the elections and the ruling of the Supreme Court with:
  • Marietje Schaake, Chief Observer of the European Union Election Observation Mission.

The meeting also included an evaluation and follow-up of the 33rd Session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and of the meetings of the standing committees, in St Julian's (Malta), 17-21 June 2017.


Meeting of 8 June 2017, Brussels

The delegation prepared for the 33rd session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and of the meetings of the standing committees, in St Julian's (Malta), on 17-21 June 2017, including:
  • consideration of the draft agenda and work programme of the session, and
  • exchange of views on the activities of the standing committees.

Bureau meeting of 8 June 2017, Brussels

The meeting was held in camera.

The EP members of the JPA Bureau prepared for the meeting of the Bureau of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly to be held on 18 June 2017 in St Julian's (Malta).

Meeting of 16 May 2017, Strasbourg

In addition to announcements from the Chair, the meeting included a meeting with Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chairperson of the African Union Commission.

Meeting of 6 April 2017, Strasbourg

The election of the DACP's ninth Vice-Chair was held, following the resignation of Fernando Ruas. Following the vote by acclamation, the Chair declared Paulo Rangel the ninth Vice-Chair.

The meeting also included an evaluation and follow-up of the 32nd Session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and of the meetings of the standing committees, in Nairobi (Kenya), 17-21 December 2016.

Meeting of 9 March 2017, Brussels

The meeting included an exchange on views on the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with:
  • Aubin Minaku, Speaker of the National Assembly of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Members took a decision to organise a meeting with representatives of the opposition of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Bureau meeting of 8 December 2016, Brussels

The meeting was held in camera.

The meeting included points on:

  • the request of the Europe of Nations and Freedom Group to have a seat in the Bureau of the ACP-EU JPA (tbc),

  • preparations for the meeting of the Bureau of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly on 18 December 2016.

Meeting of 8 December 2016, Brussels

The delegation prepared for the 32nd session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly and of the meetings of the standing committees, in Nairobi (Kenya), on 17-21 December 2016, including:

  • consideration of the draft agenda and work programme of the session, and
  • exchange of views on the activities of the standing committees.