Outcomes DPTT Meeting on Regional Cooperation & CAADP
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.