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ACP Local Government Platform

Identification number in the register: 95684504645-67
Registration date: 01/12/2010 12:34:59

The information on this entity was last modified on: 06/02/2015 09:53:01
The date of the last annual update was: 06/02/2015 09:53:01
Next update due latest on: 06/02/2016

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

ACP Local Government Platform

ACPLGP

International Non Profit Making Organisation

    Section of registration

III - Non-governmental organisations

Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

    Contact details

Avenue Eugène Plasky, box 12, 8
Brussels 1030
BELGIUM

(+32) 027328562

    Person with legal responsibility

Ms  Elisa Rafamatanantsoa

Coordinator & CEO

    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Elisa Rafamatanantsoa

Coordinator & CEO

    Goals / remit

The objectives of the Platform are to:
• Promote the political recognition of local governments as a distinct actors in the ACP-EU cooperation;
• Represent, promote and protect, the interests of ACP local governments within the context of ACP-EU cooperation;
• Be recognised by ACP and EU governments to be the (sole) representative and consultative body in respect of all matters concerning local government within the ACP-EU cooperation framework and to make representations to both the ACP Group and the EU in respect of any matter concerning ACP local government;
• To be the united voice and representative of ACP local government within the ACP-EU cooperation framework.
• Promote and support at the ACP-EU level effective dialogue between (still to be completed);
• Promote integration into ACP-EU cooperation programmes concerns of ACP-LGs;
• Promote twinning and partnerships;
• Promote the mainstreaming of decentralisation policy in ACP-EU cooperation;
• Promote new mechanisms for dialogue and information flow and to this end gather, disseminate and share information on all matters relevant to LG and pursuit of these objectives;
• Strengthen the capacity of ACP local governments for dialogue;
• Establish, improve and strengthen conditions for effective dialogue between the Platform and the European Union;
• Develop a policy framework for cooperation between the ACP-EU and the ACP local governments at regional and national levels;
• Promote the adoption and implementation of policy frameworks.
• Promote the development and maintenance of systems of elected local government in the ACP States where such systems do not currently exist.
• Obtain and disseminate information on matters of importance to local government authorities.
It will seek to achieve these objectives by:
• Dialogue between the partners
• Information dissemination
• Programming, review and implementation of the Cotonou Agreement
• Capacity-building for local governments

regional/local

    Specific activities covered by the Register

Related to civil society organisations and local authorities


 

No

No

No

No

No

To represent the voice of African Caribbean Pacific (ACP) local government at key ACP-EU fora

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above

100%: 1  

1

1

    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Development

    Membership and affiliation

46

  • BELIZE
  • BENIN
  • BOTSWANA
  • BURKINA FASO
  • BURUNDI
  • CAMEROON
  • CAPE VERDE
  • CENTRAL AFRICAN, REPUBLIC
  • CHAD
  • CONGO
  • COTE D'IVOIRE
  • DOMINIQUE
  • ETHIOPIA
  • FIJI
  • GABON
  • GAMBIA
  • GHANA
  • GUINEA
  • JAMAICA
  • KENYA
  • LESOTHO
  • MALAWI
  • MALI
  • MAURITANIA
  • MAURITIUS
  • MOZAMBIQUE
  • NAMIBIA
  • NIGER
  • NIGERIA
  • PAPUA NEW GUINEA
  • RUANDA
  • SENEGAL
  • SIERRA LEONE
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • SUDAN
  • SWAZILAND
  • TANZANIA, UNITED RE UBLIC OF
  • TOGO
  • TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
  • UGANDA
  • ZAMBIA
  • ZIMBABWE

    Financial data

10/2012  -  08/2013

< 9,999  

316,572 €

316,572 €

 €

316,572 €

European Development Fund

0 €

0 €

0 €

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.