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Amisom Hails Ugandan UN Battalion After Somalia Tour of Duty(SRSG), for Somalia, Michael Keating who was joined by Deputy Special Represent
Amisom Hails Ugandan UN Battalion After Somalia Tour of Duty
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(SRSG), for Somalia, Michael Keating who was joined by Deputy Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (DSRCC) for Somalia, Lydia Wanyoto. "What you are doing is really important. You are a very... Read more
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Towards a Transformed and More Resilient Agriculture Sector in AfricaDevelopment, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Mrs Tumusiime Rhoda Peace, Commissioner
Towards a Transformed and More Resilient Agriculture Sector in Africa
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Development, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Mrs Tumusiime Rhoda Peace, Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture of the African Union Commission said, "We will have to phase out the hand-hoe if we are to attract the youth into agriculture. In... Read more
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MOU Drives Africa's Smart Digital RevolutionTHE Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by the African Union Commission (A
MOU Drives Africa's Smart Digital Revolution
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THE Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by the African Union Commission (AUC) and China based technologies company, ZTE Corporation, is poised to enhance smart digital transformation of the continent. The agreement has been signed at the ZTE... Read more
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U.S. Welcomes Ceasefireallow and facilitate urgently needed humanitarian access to these areas. In an
U.S. Welcomes Ceasefire
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allow and facilitate urgently needed humanitarian access to these areas. In an earlier statement, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, welcomed the announcement of the ceasefire, saying: If Sudan and the armed... Read more
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ANCYL wants a female presidentrally was a celebration of the 40th anniversary of the 1976 Soweto uprising. L
ANCYL wants a female president
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rally was a celebration of the 40th anniversary of the 1976 Soweto uprising. Last year, the ANC Women’s League endorsed African Union Commission Chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma saying they want her to take over from Zuma. According to EWN, ANCYL... Read more
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ANCYL calls for female presidentmark the 40th anniversary of the 1976 Soweto uprising. At its national congres
ANCYL calls for female president
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
mark the 40th anniversary of the 1976 Soweto uprising. At its national congress last year, the ANC Women’s League endorsed African Union Commission Chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, saying they want her to take over from Zuma. ANCYL president Collin... Read more
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Variety
African Union Launches Commission to Boost the Continent’s Industriesspearheaded by the Kenyan government, the Pan-African Federation of Filmmakers
African Union Launches Commission to Boost the Continent’s Industries
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
spearheaded by the Kenyan government, the Pan-African Federation of Filmmakers (known by its French acronym, FEPACI), the African Union Commission, and representatives of film industries in a host of countries, including Benin, Burkina Faso, the... Read more
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Tanzanian Former President Kikwete Proposed to Replace Zuma At AUPretoria — The three candidates who have so far put their names forward to succ
Tanzanian Former President Kikwete Proposed to Replace Zuma At AU
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Pretoria — The three candidates who have so far put their names forward to succeed Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as African Union Commission chairperson next month are "below par" and moves are afoot to find someone better, officials say. They say former... Read more
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Expert Group Meeting for the Validation of the MDGs-SDGs Transition Report 2016The Economic Commission for Africa and its partners, African Union Commission (
Expert Group Meeting for the Validation of the MDGs-SDGs Transition Report 2016
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The Economic Commission for Africa and its partners, African Union Commission (AUC), United Nations Development Programme's Regional Bureau for Africa (UNDP-RBA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) will co-organize the validation meeting of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Armed Forces to Observe Two Areas Ceasefire'of the national dialogue which will be held on 6 August, SUNA reported last wee
'Armed Forces to Observe Two Areas Ceasefire'
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of the national dialogue which will be held on 6 August, SUNA reported last week. In a statement, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, welcomed the announcement of the ceasefire, saying: If Sudan and the armed... Read more
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AU Plans E-Passport to Hasten Movement of People and TradeAbaba will be the first group to get the e-passports during the summit. Dr Nko
AU Plans E-Passport to Hasten Movement of People and Trade
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Ababa will be the first group to get the e-passports during the summit. Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, the chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), termed the move a "steady step toward the objective of creating a strong, prosperous and... Read more
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Rwanda's Progress to Be Highlighted At AU Summit in Kigalifree movement of people. According to the statement from AU following a two-day
Rwanda's Progress to Be Highlighted At AU Summit in Kigali
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free movement of people. According to the statement from AU following a two-day visit in Rwanda by the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, she expressed complete satisfaction with the level of... Read more
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African Countries Express Support to China's Position On South China Seainter-state disputes, and opposes the use of force or external intervention. M
African Countries Express Support to China's Position On South China Sea
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inter-state disputes, and opposes the use of force or external intervention. Mr Erastus Mwencha,Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission, expressed support to China's position on the issue of South China Sea, calling on all directly... Read more
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MP Johnson Sakaja Wins Africa Change-Maker Awardmandate is to maintain a database for all jobless youth to facilitate their emp
MP Johnson Sakaja Wins Africa Change-Maker Award
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mandate is to maintain a database for all jobless youth to facilitate their employment. Past recipients of the award include Archbishop Desmond Tutu, former Malawi President Joyce Banda and African Union Commission Chairman Nkosazana Dlamini... Read more
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Hope as Rivals Cease Hostilitiesfighting in the Blue Nile and South Kordofan States for a period of four months
Hope as Rivals Cease Hostilities
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fighting in the Blue Nile and South Kordofan States for a period of four months, with immediate effect. Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, welcomed the announcement. She believes against the backdrop of a... Read more
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African Union Welcomes Declaration of Four-Month CeasefireAddis Ababa — The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Nkosazana Dlamin
African Union Welcomes Declaration of Four-Month Ceasefire
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Addis Ababa — The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, has welcomed the decision of the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir of ceasefire for four months in South Kordofan and the Blue Nile... Read more
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AU Commission Welcomes Al Bashir's Unilateral CeasefireAddis Ababa — The Chairperson of the African Union Commission welcomed the anno
AU Commission Welcomes Al Bashir's Unilateral Ceasefire
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Addis Ababa — The Chairperson of the African Union Commission welcomed the announcement of a unilateral ceasefire for four months by the President of Sudan, that went into effect on Saturday 18 June. If Sudan and the armed opposition groups respect... Read more
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Bashir Receives Written Message From President MuseveniGhandour said that the Ugandan envoy has called on Sudan to support its candida
Bashir Receives Written Message From President Museveni
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Ghandour said that the Ugandan envoy has called on Sudan to support its candidate for the position of the Chairman of the African Union Commission. Prof. Ghandour has reiterated Sudan keenness to support all the efforts for realizing solidarity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ticad-Vi Preparatory Ministerial Meeting Ends in Banjulto seek common priorities and shared vision for the future. Fatima Haram Acyl,
Ticad-Vi Preparatory Ministerial Meeting Ends in Banjul
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
to seek common priorities and shared vision for the future. Fatima Haram Acyl, Commissioner for Trade and Industry of the African Union Commission, said the two-day meeting was a crucial session for TICAD VI. "As UN 2030 Agenda and AU Agenda 2063... Read more
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Public-Private Sector Ventures Key to Development of Mining Sector - AUin Tete province in central Mozambique. Frank Mugyenyi is a senior advisor for
Public-Private Sector Ventures Key to Development of Mining Sector - AU
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in Tete province in central Mozambique. Frank Mugyenyi is a senior advisor for the department of trade and industry at the African Union Commission (AUC), and the brain behind the new African mining treaty. Adopted in 2009, the main objective of... Read more
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Africa Rising - Breaking Out of Challengesdevelopment) should be fought with zeal through credible, efficient and transpa
Africa Rising - Breaking Out of Challenges
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development) should be fought with zeal through credible, efficient and transparent institutions. In a recent survey, the African Union Commission estimates that Africa as a whole loses about $148 billion to corruption annually. This cannot... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Summons UNAMID Head Over 'Misinformation' in Security Councilhumanitarian, security and social situation in Darfur". Presenting a special r
Govt Summons UNAMID Head Over 'Misinformation' in Security Council
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
humanitarian, security and social situation in Darfur". Presenting a special report by the UN Secretary-General and the African Union Commission on the UN-African Union Mission in Darfur (Unamid), Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping... Read more
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2nd Meeting of the Technical Team Meeting On the Establishment of the African Medicines AgencyOrganization, WHO Regional Committee for Africa, the First African Ministers of
2nd Meeting of the Technical Team Meeting On the Establishment of the African Medicines Agency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Organization, WHO Regional Committee for Africa, the First African Ministers of Health Meeting jointly convened by the African Union Commission (AUC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) in Luanda, Angola, 14-17 April 2014 endorsed key... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Millions of Children Affected By Boko Haramif we must silence the guns by 2020, as set in our Agenda 2063. This is flagshi
Millions of Children Affected By Boko Haram
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if we must silence the guns by 2020, as set in our Agenda 2063. This is flagship project to which the youth must also recognize their role and take their responsibility," said the African Union Commission Chairperson, Dr. Nkosazana Dlam... Read more
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Quartz
The African Union is introducing a single passport to make travel on the continent easier for Africansthe passports to state leaders is a “symbolic and significant” step, according
The African Union is introducing a single passport to make travel on the continent easier for Africans
Quartz / Posted 9 days ago
the passports to state leaders is a “symbolic and significant” step, according to Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, chair of the African Union Commission. The goal of the African Union passport is to help turn Africa into a “continent with seamless... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
100 Companies to Participate in Ticad Vi - Japan Ministerfor growth, but employment and economic opportunities for young people particul
100 Companies to Participate in Ticad Vi - Japan Minister
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for growth, but employment and economic opportunities for young people particularly. Mrs Fatima Acyl, commissioner at the African Union Commission for Trade and Industry, said the AU Commission would like to commend the government and the people... Read more
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VP Njie Saidy Opens Ticad Vi Preparatory Ministerial Meeting in BanjulUnited Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Office of the Speci
VP Njie Saidy Opens Ticad Vi Preparatory Ministerial Meeting in Banjul
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa, the World Bank and the African Union Commission. The meeting is a preparatory session for TICAD VI to be held in Kenya on the 26th to 27th August,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Building an Efficient Clinical Trial Platform a Timely Demand for Africaagainst targeted diseases". Over 70 participants had attended the meeting, inc
Building an Efficient Clinical Trial Platform a Timely Demand for Africa
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against targeted diseases". Over 70 participants had attended the meeting, including delegates from Member States, Regional Economic Communities, African Union Commission, NEPAD Agency, product developers, development partners and technical expe... Read more
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African Youth Blame Politicians for Conflicts, Crises - UN Pollis so crucial, and even urgent for the leaders to heed the voices of the youth,
African Youth Blame Politicians for Conflicts, Crises - UN Poll
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
is so crucial, and even urgent for the leaders to heed the voices of the youth, if we are to silence the guns," said African Union Commission chairwoman Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma in a statement responding to the UNICEF poll findings. Two in... Read more
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AU Says Satisfied With July Kigali Summit PrepsPresident Kagame meets with Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, the chairperson of Afric
AU Says Satisfied With July Kigali Summit Preps
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
President Kagame meets with Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, the chairperson of African Union Commission, at Village Urugwiro in Kigali. President Paul Kagame yesterday met the African Union Commission chairperson, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, who was in... Read more
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The Essence of Ticad Vi Ministerial Preparatory Meeting in BanjulAfrican and Japanese civil society as well as NGOs. TICAD co-organisers namely
The Essence of Ticad Vi Ministerial Preparatory Meeting in Banjul
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African and Japanese civil society as well as NGOs. TICAD co-organisers namely, the Government of Japan, the African Union Commission (AUC), the United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa (UNOSAA), the United Nations... Read more
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UNDP Director Applauds Gambia Govt for Hosting Ticad Ministerial MeetingNations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations Office of the Special
UNDP Director Applauds Gambia Govt for Hosting Ticad Ministerial Meeting
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Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa, the World Bank and the African Union Commission, to discuss important issues prior to the TICAD-VI Nairobi summit. '"This is the first time of... Read more
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The Star
African youth blame politicians for conflicts, crises: UN pollis so crucial, and even urgent for the leaders to heed the voices of the youth,
African youth blame politicians for conflicts, crises: UN poll
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
is so crucial, and even urgent for the leaders to heed the voices of the youth, if we are to silence the guns," said African Union Commission chairwoman Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma in a statement responding to the UNICEF poll findings. Two in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Youth to African Leaders - 'You Must Do More to End Conflicts in Africa'2063. This is flagship project to which the youth must also recognize their rol
African Youth to African Leaders - 'You Must Do More to End Conflicts in Africa'
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2063. This is flagship project to which the youth must also recognize their role and take their responsibility," said the African Union Commission Chairperson, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma. Asked whether African leaders are doing enough to stop... Read more
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Africa Must Deploy Adequate Technologies to Transform Agriculture From Subsistence - Premier Murekezifor coordinating and advocating for agricultural research-for-development. FARA
Africa Must Deploy Adequate Technologies to Transform Agriculture From Subsistence - Premier Murekezi
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for coordinating and advocating for agricultural research-for-development. FARA serves as the technical arm of the African Union Commission on matters concerning agriculture science, technology and innovation. This event is organised every... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Main Reason for Conflict 'Politicians Fighting for Power'2063. This is flagship project to which the youth must also recognize their rol
Main Reason for Conflict 'Politicians Fighting for Power'
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2063. This is flagship project to which the youth must also recognize their role and take their responsibility,” said the African Union Commission Chairperson, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma. · Asked whether African leaders are doing enough to stop... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
NUM wants Ramaphosa to lead the ANC, saying a KZN boss would be ‘tribalistic’bid to take over the ANC will probably be contested by Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma,
NUM wants Ramaphosa to lead the ANC, saying a KZN boss would be ‘tribalistic’
Mail & Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
bid to take over the ANC will probably be contested by Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, outgoing chairperson of the African Union Commission, or Baleka Mbete, speaker of the National Assembly. The ANC’s dominant faction, that includes the... Read more
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Unicef
African youth to African leaders: You must do more to end conflicts in Africa2063. This is flagship project to which the youth must also recognize their rol
African youth to African leaders: You must do more to end conflicts in Africa
Unicef / Posted 11 days ago
2063. This is flagship project to which the youth must also recognize their role and take their responsibility,” said the African Union Commission Chairperson, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma. Key findings: Asked whether African leaders are doing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
6th Ordinary Summit of ICGLR Heads of State and Government Endsto participate in the dialogue and provide full support to the work of the Inte
6th Ordinary Summit of ICGLR Heads of State and Government Ends
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
to participate in the dialogue and provide full support to the work of the International facilitator appointed by the African Union Commission; 12.Urged the UN and other concerned parties to accelerate the repatriation of disarmed... Read more
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AU to Launch E-Passportaround the continent to foster intra-Africa trade, integration and socio-econom
AU to Launch E-Passport
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
around the continent to foster intra-Africa trade, integration and socio-economic development. The chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has described this initiative as both symbolic and significant,... Read more
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News Brief in the Country This Weekthe mission's mandate should be extended before July. Presenting a special rep
News Brief in the Country This Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
the mission's mandate should be extended before July. Presenting a special report by the UN Secretary-General and the African Union Commission on the UN-African Union Mission in Darfur (Unamid), Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping... Read more
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'Little Progress On Solving Darfur Conflict, Extend UNAMID Mandate' - UN Chief Ladsousthe mission's mandate should be extended before July. Presenting a special rep
'Little Progress On Solving Darfur Conflict, Extend UNAMID Mandate' - UN Chief Ladsous
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
the mission's mandate should be extended before July. Presenting a special report by the UN Secretary-General and the African Union Commission on the UN-African Union Mission in Darfur (Unamid), Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping... Read more
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Gambia to Host Ticad Ministerial MeetingGambia and Japan, in collaboration with the co-organisers such as United Nation
Gambia to Host Ticad Ministerial Meeting
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Gambia and Japan, in collaboration with the co-organisers such as United Nations Office of Special Adviser on Africa, the African Union Commission, the World Bank and the UNDP, are working towards the convening of a successful conference which... Read more
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World to Zoom in On the Africa Drought Conference in Windhoekbeen endorsed by the recent sixth special session of the African Ministerial Co
World to Zoom in On the Africa Drought Conference in Windhoek
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
been endorsed by the recent sixth special session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment in April and the African Union Commission has also given its full backing to this conference " she concludes. The key objective of the... Read more
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Africa's Food Security Depends On Research, InnovationFARA chairperson; Dr Martial De Paul Ikounga, the commissioner for human resour
Africa's Food Security Depends On Research, Innovation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
FARA chairperson; Dr Martial De Paul Ikounga, the commissioner for human resources, sciences and technologies at the African Union Commission; Dr Geraldine Mukeshimana, the minister for agriculture and animal resources; Prime Minister... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Conference On Combating Child Marriagethat more needs to be done to reach the desired result. The special envoy and
National Conference On Combating Child Marriage
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that more needs to be done to reach the desired result. The special envoy and Commissioner of Social Affairs of the African Union Commission, Dr. Mustapha Sidiki Kaloko pointed out that the African Union Commission views child marriage as a... Read more
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Dr. Kazibwe Launches Historic Bid to Chair Africa UnionAfrica-with success, from different fronts. I will be Africa’s Chief Public Ser
Dr. Kazibwe Launches Historic Bid to Chair Africa Union
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Africa-with success, from different fronts. I will be Africa’s Chief Public Servant.” She said, as Chief Executive of the African Union Commission, her focus will be on peace building and conflict resolution; Infrastructure development; Resource... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Next 10 Years Critical for Africa's Transformation - NEPAD Chiefand Lagos, which is almost completed. So, there are 16 projects in infrastruct
Next 10 Years Critical for Africa's Transformation - NEPAD Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
and Lagos, which is almost completed. So, there are 16 projects in infrastructure on which we are working closely with the African Union Commission, the African Development Bank, and Regional Economic Communities. Our role is really to facilitate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banjul +10 - Africa's Rich Music Heritage PreservedThe African Union Commission in conjunction with All Africa Music Awards (AUC-A
Banjul +10 - Africa's Rich Music Heritage Preserved
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The African Union Commission in conjunction with All Africa Music Awards (AUC-AFRIMA) at the recently concluded commemoration of the 10th anniversary celebrations of the African Youth Charter dubbed Banjul +10 held in The Gambia has called on... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SA's handling of Al-Bashir 'not a high point' in Africasaid issues affecting the way South Africa was viewed on the continent included
SA's handling of Al-Bashir 'not a high point' in Africa
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
said issues affecting the way South Africa was viewed on the continent included the election of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as African Union Commission chairperson. It had been a bruising battle from which the continental body still had not fully... Read more
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