Official Meetings Calendar

January 2021
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2nd Meeting of the Scientific and Technical Sub-commission of the Caribbean Sea Commission Virtual - ACS Secretarait, Port-of-Spain 14 January 2021
14th Extraordinary Meeting of the Special Committee on Budget and Administration Virtual - ACS Secretarait, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 27 January 2021
February 2021
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1st Meeting of the Joint Sub commission: Legal, Scientific and Technical of the Caribbean Sea Commission Virtual - ACS Secretarait, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 22 February 2021
March 2021
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Marine Ecosystems and Sustainable Management Course (CICIMAR Mexico) (Online Course) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 1 March 2021 - 5 March 2021
1st Meeting of the Technical Working Group of ACS Observers and Donors 2 March 2021
8th Inter Secretariat Meeting of the Founding Observer Organizations of the ACS Virtual - ACS Secretarait, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 8 March 2021 - 12 March 2021
Inaugural Meeting of the ACS Multi-stakeholder Task Force on COVID-19 Virtual - ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago 8 March 2021
2nd Meeting of the Joint Sub commission: Legal, Scientific and Technical of the Caribbean Sea Commission Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 17 March 2021
2nd Course on Maritime Port Upgrade for Executives from the Greater Caribbean (webinar) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 23 March 2021
57th Meeting of the Executive Board of the ACS Ministerial Council (Board Only) Embassy of Mexico, Trinidad & Tobago 29 March 2021
2nd Course on Maritime Port Upgrade for Executives from the Greater Caribbean (Webinar) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 31 March 2021
April 2021
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PITCA Technical training virtual workshop Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 7 April 2021 - 9 April 2021
1st Meeting of the Executive Board of the Special Committee on Trade Development and External Economic Relations (virtual meeting) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 13 April 2021
1st Meeting of the Executive Board of the Special Committee on Sustainable Tourism (virtual meeting) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 13 April 2021
1st Meeting of the Executive Board of the Special Committee on Transport (virtual meeting) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 14 April 2021
2nd Extraordinary Meeting of the Caribbean Sea Commission Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 16 April 2021
1st Extraordinary Meeting of the Special Committee on Trade Development and External Economic Relations (virtual meeting) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 20 April 2021
Meeting of the Secretaries General of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS), Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and Central American Integration System (SICA) (virtual meeting) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 26 April 2021
Use of Sargassum for livestock feeding (ruminants, birds, shrimp) CICMAR (virtual course) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 26 April 2021 - 29 April 2021
8th Inter Secretariat Meeting of the Founding Observer Organizations of the ACS (virtual meeting) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 28 April 2021
May 2021
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1st Extraordinary Meeting of the Special Committee on Transport (virtual meeting) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 19 May 2021
39th Meeting of the Special Committee on Budget & Administration Virtual - ACS Secretarait, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 24 May 2021
Preparatory Meeting for the 26th Ordinary Meeting of the ACS Ministerial Council 24 May 2021 - 28 May 2021
26th Ordinary Meeting of the ACS Ministerial Council 24 May 2021 - 28 May 2021
39th Meeting of the Special Committee on Budget & Administration (virtual meeting) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 24 May 2021
5th International Cooperation Conference of the ACS Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 25 May 2021
26th Ordinary Meeting of the Ministerial Council of the ACS (Virtual) Virtual - Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 27 May 2021
June 2021
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3rd Meeting of the Legal Sub-commission of the Caribbean Sea Commission ACS Secretariat, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago 14 June 2021
6th Coordination Mechanism Meeting 14 June 2021 - 18 June 2021
Sustainability of Sargassum Seaweed harvesting CICIMAR (virtual course) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 28 June 2021 - 2 July 2021
July 2021
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58th Meeting of the Executive Board of the ACS Ministerial Council (Board only) (virtual meeting) Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mexico (virtual meeting) 9 July 2021
6th Coordination Mechanism Meeting (virtual meeting) Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mexico (virtual meeting) 9 July 2021
3rd Meeting of the Scientific and Technical Sub-commission of the Caribbean Sea Commission Virtual - ACS Secretarait, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 12 July 2021 - 16 July 2021
An ACS-UNDP Collaboration: “Human Development Report” ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 23 July 2021
35th Meeting of the Special Committee on Cooperation and Resource Mobilisation 26 July 2021 - 30 July 2021
30th Meeting of the Special Committee on Transport ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 26 July 2021
29th Meeting of the Special Committee on Disaster Risk Reduction ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 27 July 2021
32nd Meeting of the Special Committee on Sustainable Tourism Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 28 July 2021
32nd Meeting of the Special Committee on Sustainable Tourism (virtual meeting) ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 28 July 2021
36th Meeting of the Special Committee on Trade Development and External Economic Relations ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 29 July 2021
21st Meeting of the Caribbean Sea Commission ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 30 July 2021
August 2021
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35th Meeting of the Special Committee on Cooperation and Resource Mobilisation (virtual meeting) ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 3 August 2021
35th Meeting of the Special Committee on Cooperation and Resource Mobilisation Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 3 August 2021
6th Meeting and 7th Workshop for the Regional Network of Artisans in Tourism in the Greater Caribbean Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 23 August 2021
September 2021
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6th Meeting of the Focal Points of the Sandy Shorelines Project ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago 14 September 2021
1st Executive Board Meeting of the Caribbean Sea Commission (CSC) ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago 21 September 2021
2nd Meeting of the Drafting Committee for 9th Summit of the ACS Heads of State and / or Government Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 27 September 2021
2nd Meeting of the Drafting Committee for 9th Summit of the ACS Heads of State and / or Government ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 27 September 2021
October 2021
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2nd Executive Board Meeting of the Caribbean Sea Commission (CSC) ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 8 October 2021
Course: Integral use of brown algae Sargassum ssp and Macrocystis pyrifera through the production of fucoidan and alginates ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 12 October 2021 - 15 October 2021
Media Launch of the ACS 14th Business Forum of the Greater Caribbean ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 15 October 2021
2nd Meeting of the Drafting Committee for 9th Summit of the ACS Heads of State and / or Government (virtual meeting) Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 18 October 2021 - 22 October 2021
3rd Meeting of the Drafting Committee for 9th Summit of the ACS Heads of State and / or Government ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 22 October 2021
ACS-SELA Port Management Webinar ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 25 October 2021 - 26 October 2021
November 2021
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3rd Workshop on the Promotion of Safety and Security in the Tourism Industry ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago (virtual meeting) 9 November 2021 - 10 November 2021
4th Meeting of the Drafting Committee for 9th Summit of the ACS Heads of State and / or Government (virtual meeting) ACS Secretariat Port of Spain Trinidad & Tobago 19 November 2021
14th Business Forum of the Greater Caribbean 24 November 2021 - 25 November 2021
December 2021
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40th Meeting of the Special Committee on Budget & Administration Virtual - ACS Secretariat, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago 1 December 2021 - 3 December 2021
5th Meeting of the Drafting Committee for 9th Summit of the ACS Heads of State and / or Government 1 December 2021 - 3 December 2021
24th Intersessional Preparatory Meeting for the 27th Ordinary Meeting of the ACS Ministerial Council 1 December 2021 - 3 December 2021
About the ACS

The Association of Caribbean States is the organization for consultation, cooperation and concerted action in trade, transport, sustainable tourism and natural disasters in the Greater Caribbean. Its Member States are Antigua & Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Panama, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago and Venezuela. Its Associate Members are Aruba, Curacao, (France on behalf of French Guiana, Saint Barthelemy and Saint Martin ), Guadeloupe, Martinique, Sint Maarten, (The Netherlands on behalf of Bonaire, Saba, and Sint Eustatius ), Turks and Caicos.