1. The fifth Ministerial Conference of the Fisheries Committee for West Central Gulf of Guinea (FCWC) took place in Lomé, Togo, on 14 December 2012, following the meeting of the Advisory and Coordinating Committee (ACC) and the round table for the technical and financial partners, held from 12 to 13 December 2012. 2. Ministers from five of the six member Countries namely the Republic of Benin, the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire, the Republic of Ghana, the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Republic of Togo attended the Meeting. The Republic of Liberia was not represented at the meeting.