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The 615th meeting of the AUPSC, an open session on the theme: “Education of Refugees and Displaced Children in Africa”

ImageThe Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), held its 615thmeeting on 9 August 2016, which was dedicated to an open session on the theme: “Education of Refugees and Displaced Children

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Statement delivered by H.E. Mr. Erastus Mwencha, Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission to the IGAD Extra-Ordinary Summit

ImageYour Excellency, Hailemariam Desalegn, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and Chair of IGAD, Excellences Members of the IGAD Plus, Excellency President Festus Mogae, Former President

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13th Ordinary Session of the CISSA Conference under the Theme: “Countering the growing threat of Abuse of Universal Jurisdiction against Africa”

Image Watch President Kagame opening speech at the 13th Ordinary Session of CISSA Conference | Kigali, 4 August 2016 1.The Heads of Intelligence and Security Services of Africa held their 13th Ordinary Session

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Sixth edition of the AU Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) newsletter - Linkage between DDR and other Peace and Security Initiatives

ImageDownload here Dear readers, It is my pleasure to share with you this sixth edition of the AU Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) newsletter. In this issue you will find mention of other

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Joint Communiqué by Federica Mogherini, EU High Representative and Vice-President; Neven Mimica, EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development; and Smail Chergui, AU Commissioner for peace and security

ImageAddis Ababa/Brussels, 1 August 2016: We have signed today an agreement on 50 million EUR support from the EU's "African Peace Facility" to the Lake Chad Basin Commission Multi-National Joint Task

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Visit of Ambassador Smail Chergui, Commissioner for Peace and Security, and Dr. Donald Kaberuka, African Union High Representative for the Peace Fund to New York, 26-28 July 2016

ImageAddis Ababa, 30 July 2016: The African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security, Ambassador Smail Chergui, and Dr. Donald Kaberuka, the African Union High Representative for the Peace Fund, undertook

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Press Release: AU dismayed by continued cases of sexual violence against women and children in South Sudan, calls for greater protection and accountability.

ImageAddis Ababa, 30 July 2016: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, is dismayed by the continued occurrence of violence in many parts of South Sudan. She is particularly

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Remarks by Ambassador Smail Chergui African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security at the open debate of the Security Council “Peacebuidling in Africa” 28 july 2016 United Nations Headquarters New York

ImageMr. President, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,   I wish to express the gratitude of the African Union to the UN Security Council  and also to Japan for organizing this Open Debate on the

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Commissioner Chergui and AU High Representative for the Peace Fund Donald Kaberuka with the French Minister Andre Vallini and H.E Francois Delattre in the margins of the Open Debate of the Security Council on Peacebuilding in Africa

ImageCommissioner Chergui and AU High Representative for the Peace Fund Donald Kaberuka with the French Minister Andre Vallini and H.E Francois Delattre in the margins of the Open Debate of the Security Council

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