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AGI leads Private Sector advocacy for regional Integration in ECOWAS

The President of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI), Mr. James Asare-Adjeiis urging all private sector players to help make the regional integration initiative within ECOWAS a reality. According to the AGI President, ECOWAS is running out of time in its pursuit of a borderless region agenda for the free movement of goods and people, especially at the time that the region is in negotiation with the European Union on the Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs). He made this call when the Association undertook a working visit to Brussels under the AGI-BDI partnership project for policy advocacy from May 31 to June 7, 2014. Led by Mr. James Asare-Adjei, the high profile AGI delegation had an intensive engagement on the operation of the European Union’s single market with the view to gaining more insight to advance the private sector’s advocacy drive on regional integration within ECOWAS. Brussels is a strategic base for most foreign missions in terms of their proximity to the EU inst…