Financed by the EU and implemented by the African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States Secretariat, the program supports projects between Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in the ACP Group of States, the EU Member States, and other countries.
African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States
The African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) is an organization created by the Georgetown Agreement in 1975. It is composed of 79 African, Caribbean, and Pacific states, with all of them, save Cuba, signatories to the Cotonou Agreement, also known as the “ACP-EC Partnership Agreement” which binds them to the European Union. There are 48 countries from Sub-Saharan Africa, 16 from the Caribbean, and 15 from the Pacific.