The Kenyan team has agreed on a national framework for EAC EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPAs) negotiations ahead of the EAC – EU Senior officials meeting to be held next week from 24th – 27th March 2014 in Kenya. This follows a stakeholders meeting on EAC – EU EPA Negotiations held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (MFA & IT). The meeting was chaired by the Principal Secretary (PS), MFA & IT and attended by representatives from relevant Government ministries, departments and Agencies, Private sector and also Civil society.
The PS is keen to steer the process of negotiations to a conclusion which is a positive signal from MFA & IT
We will keep you updated after next week’s negotiations.