Agreement amending the Partnership Agreement between the members of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States, of the one part, and the European Community and its Member States, of the other part

Summary: The overriding objective of revision process was to enhance the effectiveness and quality of the ACP-EU partnership. By this amendment ICC, WMD and non proliferation clauses were inserted. The revised agreement, whose amendments cover a broad range of issues relating to the political dimension, development strategies, the investment facility and implementing and management procedures, represents an improvement of relations between the ACP States and the Community and its Member States, while maintaining the Cotonou Agreement acquis.

Signed: 25/06/2005

Sanctioned and promulgated: 19/10/2007

International ratification: 30/11/2007

Entry into force: 01/07/2008

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