Somalia - A Nation Reborn (Documentary film)

A strong partnership of the African Union with the European Union and the United Nations through AMISOM (African Union Mission in Somalia) has helped put back Somalia on a peaceful trajectory.

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The African Union welcomes the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to ICAN

ImageAddis Ababa, 7 October 2017: The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, welcomes the awarding of the 2017 Nobel Prize for Peace to the International Campaign to Abolish

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The African Union welcomes the removal of U.S. economic and trade sanctions on Sudan

ImageAddis Ababa, 7 October 2017: The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Moussa Faki Mahamat, welcomes the decision by the Government of the United States of America to permanently lift

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Appointment of Ramtane Lamamra, of Algeria, as African Union High Representative for Silencing the Guns in Africa
Communique of the 723rd Meeting of the AUPSC on the Activities of the African Members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) (A3)

ImageThe Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), at its 723rd meeting held on 5 October 2017, received a briefing on the Activities of the African Members of the United Nations Security

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The African Union urges for restraint and dialogue to resolve the situation in the North West and South West of Cameroon

ImageAddis Ababa, 04 October 2017: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat, is deeply concerned by the deteriorating security situation in the North-West and South-West regions

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MEDIA ADVISORY: African Union to Convene the Steering Committee of “FemWise-Africa” ahead of Imminent Deployments of Women Mediators (#FemWise)

ImageRepresentatives of the media in Addis Ababa are invited to cover the opening ceremony of the launch of the African Union Steering Committee of the “FemWise-Africa”, Network of African Women

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The African Union and IGAD hold a Security Sector Reform Sensitization Workshop for the East Africa Region

ImageKhartoum, 29 September 2017: The Commission of the African Union (AU) and the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) held a Security Sector Reform (SSR) sensitization and training workshop

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The African Union congratulates the Member countries of INTERPOL for a successful 86th General Assembly

ImageAddis Ababa, Ethiopia – 29 September 2017: The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, H.E. Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat, congratulates the Member Countries of INTERPOL upon the successful conclusion

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Communique of the 721st meeting of the AU PSC, on the Report of its Field Mission to the countries of the Lake Chad Basin

ImageThe Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), at its 721st meeting held on 28 September 2017, considered the Report of its Field Mission to the countries of the Lake Chad Basin that was

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