Outcomes DPTT Meeting on Regional Cooperation & CAADP
In preparation of the 8th Partnership Platform of March 5th
Rampa, F. 2012. Outcomes DPTT Meeting on Regional Cooperation & CAADP in preparation of the 8th Partnership Platform of March 5th. Maastricht: ECDPM.
A Dutch MFA – ECDPM event
Brussels, March 5th 2012
This report highlights the final outcomes of the 2012 DPTT meeting on Regional Cooperation and CAADP (Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme) in preparation of the 8th Partnership Platform.
Main points of discussion
- Updates on progress in each Regional Economic Community (REC) – COMESA, EAC, ECCAS, ECOWAS, IGAD, SADC – and on key opportunities and challenges, based on the ECDPM mapping exercise (Discussion Paper 128a) and other participants’ updates.
- Possible role of each partner in contributing to accelerating development/implementation of regional CAADP compacts and investment plans: decentralising discussions on regional CAADP issues.
- Region-specific support.
Food SecurityContinental and Regional CAADPThe Role of the Private Sector in Agriculture and Food SecurityMeeting reportsReportsAgricultureCommon Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)East African Community (EAC)Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS)Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS)Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD)Regional Economic Communities (RECs)Southern African Development Community (SADC)AfricaCentral AfricaEast AfricaSouthern AfricaWest Africa