9th Extraordinary Session of the Conference of Heads of State and Government of ECCAS: Opening of the Deliberations of the Council of Ministers



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The Final Communiqué


Declaration of the Heads of State and Government of ECCAS of 18 December 2019 in Libreville


Rapport du Conseil des Ministres de la CEEAC 17-12-2019.pdf


Libreville (Rep. Gabon), 16 December 2019 - 48 hours before the summit of Heads of State scheduled for 18 December 2019, the deliberations of the Council of Ministers of the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) opened in the Gabonese capital, under the chairmanship of His Excellency, the Gabonese Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Alain Claude Bilie-By-Nze in his capacity as Chairman of the Steering Committee for the ECCAS Institutional Reform.


On the agenda of the meeting, was a meticulous review of all the files to be submitted for approval and signature by the Heads of State and Government.


In his opening speech, the head of the Gabonese diplomacy expressed his profound gratitude to the Heads of State who extended a warm welcome to his delegation which he led during the circular mission assigned to him by the current Chairman, His Excellency Ali Bongo Ondimba, relating to the transmission to his peers of documents on the Institutional Reform underway in ECCAS. He then commended the hard work done by the experts and his ministerial colleagues and hoped that the collegial working climate that prevailed at previous meetings would be maintained during the present meeting.


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