Within the framework of the 29th AU Summit, H.E. Amb. Smail Chergui, Commissioner for Peace and Security will, on Monday 3rd July 2017 at 16h00, hold a press conference on the following issue: State of Peace and Security in Africa focus on Somalia, South Sudan, and the Sahel Region and the…
WHAT: A Seminar on Carrying Forward the Legacy of the Extraordinary African Chambers in the Trial of Hissène Habré
A Seminar on Carrying Forward the Legacy of the Extraordinary African Chambers in the Trial of Hissène Habré
Highlights for the media will include remarks by:
• African Union Commission Chairperson,…
Within the framework of the 29th AU Summit, H.E. Dr. Anthony Mothae Maruping, Commissioner for Economic Affairs at the AU Commission will, on Friday 30th June 2017 at 17h00, hold a press conference on the following issue:
Agenda 2063 and the Flotilla of Initiatives
The briefing will be…
What: High Level Panel on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (HPL on GEWE)
When: Thursday 29th to Saturday 1st July 2017, 0900 a.m.
Where: African Union Commission
Theme: The 4th HLP will be aligned to the 2017 AU Theme of “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in the Youth”,…
This summit is historic, as it is the first summit with the full participation of all the fifty five African countries, after the admission of the Kingdom of Morocco during the 28th AU Assembly in January this year
Under the theme of “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in the Youth”, the 29th African Union Summit opened Tuesday 27 June 2017, at the African Union Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, with the Thirty Fourth (34th) Ordinary Session of the Permanent Representatives’ Committee (PRC).
The opening ceremony took place in…
The PRC meeting is the first statutory meeting of the 29th Ordinary Session of the Summit of the AU, which will be held from 27th June to 4th July
When: 27th – 28th June 2017 at 09:00am
Where: Medium Conference Hall - African Union Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
The PRC will be officially opened by the Chairperson of the PRC, with welcome remarks by the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, followed by a group photo of the Ambassadors…
The theme of the Summit is: “Harnessing Demographic Dividend through investments in the Youth”
The Directorate of Information and Communication (DIC) of the African Union Commission (AUC) hereby announces that, the online accreditation process for journalists and the media coverage of the 29th AU Summit, scheduled to take place from the 27th June to the 4th July 2017, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, has been…
What: The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) commemoration of its 42nd Anniversary
When: 29th May 2017, 0900 HOURS
Where: African Union Commission, plenary hall, Old Conference Centre
Why: To commemorate its 42nd Anniversary under the theme “ECOWAS at 42: Reflections and Expectations”
Who: The event is hosted…
Journalists are invited to cover the opening ceremony on May 11, 2017 at 09:00 a.m.
What: Continental Workshop for the Validation of the Framework for Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization in Africa
When: May 11-12, 2017
Who: African Union Commission and the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations
Where: African Union Commission HQ, Small Conference Room 4, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The African Union Commission’s…
The official handover ceremony between the outgoing and incoming Commissions will take place at 3:00 PM in the Nelson Mandela Hall at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The outgoing Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, the first ever woman to head the continental organisation, will officially handover her post as Chairperson of AU Commission to H. E. Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat, on Tuesday, 14 March 2017.
The official handover ceremony between…