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15th ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly in Ljubljana

17 to 20 March 2008
Ljubljana, Slovenia

The ACP-EU (African Caribbean Pacific-European Union) Joint Parliamentary Assembly took place in Ljubljana, Slovenia, from 17 to 20 March. It is the only international assembly in which the representatives of various countries sit together regularly with the aim of promoting the interdependence of North and South.
Representatives of 78 ACP states meet their 78 European Parliament counterparts (MEPs) in plenary session for one week twice a year. The Joint Parliamentary Assembly meets alternately in an ACP country and an EU country. The institution is governed by common, democratic rules.

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18/03/2008 Make learning fun and give a laptop to every child between 6 and 12. Maria Martens MEP and Nirj Deva MEP en
17/03/2008 15th ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly opens in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Nirj Deva MEP and Maria Martens MEP en

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