How to unlock the potential behind the EPA
Following the finalisation of the 10 years Evaluation Study on the EU-CARIFORUM Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA), we would like to invite you to participate in a virtual stakeholders EPA Webinar on 11 of March, 14-17h CET on “How to unlock the potential behind the EPA”.
The event will follow up on the main conclusions and recommendations of the Evaluation Study on the EU –CARIFORUM EPA Final report executive summary/ Final report by Ecorys & Appleton Luff and will focus on business related findings of the evaluation and sectoral case studies, the impact of the EPA on the private sector and exchanges on goods and services sector to hear experiences regarding trade under the EPA and to comment on the recommendations for the future on how to unlock the trade potential under this EPA. The event will count with presence of the discussants and panellists from both private and public sector in CARIFORUM and EU in the key sectors.
THE EU-CARIFORUM ECONOMIC PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT (EPA)
HOW TO UNLOCK THE TRADE POTENTIAL BEHIND THE EPA?
Date : Thursday 11 March, 2021 – 14:00 – 17:00 Central European Time/ 9 :00 – 12 :00 AST
session I –EU-CARIFORUM TRADE: presentation on CASE STUDY findings by ECORYS
session II – Lessons from trading goods under EPA. Defining ownership of the Agreement
session III – Trade in Services and inveStments: Tapping Untapped potential. what is needed to stimulate greater services and investments flows? what are the key sectors that could become drivers for that?
The registrations are open on website of the Caribbean Export Development Agency who organises the event together with the EU: