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Ethiopia Gets Non-Permanent UN Security Council Seatand security architecture. Africa's second most populous state also chairs the
Ethiopia Gets Non-Permanent UN Security Council Seat
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and security architecture. Africa's second most populous state also chairs the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), mediating in conflicts on the Horn of Africa, most recently during the strenuous negotiations between the warring... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: Somalia’s al-Shabaab Down but far from Outcamp in the Hiiraan region. Other successful assaults were launched by the US c
ICG: Somalia’s al-Shabaab Down but far from Out
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
camp in the Hiiraan region. Other successful assaults were launched by the US contractor-trained Somali “Thunder” (Danab) Brigade – an elite, 570-strong commando force – from its Baladogle military air base in the Lower Shabelle region. Most... Read more
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DW
Ethiopia gets non-permanent UN Security Council seat |and security architecture. Africa's second most populous state also chairs the
Ethiopia gets non-permanent UN Security Council seat |
DW / Posted yesterday
and security architecture. Africa's second most populous state also chairs the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), mediating in conflicts on the Horn of Africa, most recently during the strenuous negotiations between the warring... Read more
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Eritrea profile - Timelineas a solution to a four-year impasse over the demarcation of their shared borde
Eritrea profile - Timeline
BBC News / Posted yesterday
as a solution to a four-year impasse over the demarcation of their shared border. Eritrea pulls out of regional body IGAD (Intergovernmental Authority on Development) as IGAD member states back Ethiopian intervention in Somalia. UN Security... Read more
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Shabaab Down but Far From Outin the Hiiraan region. Other successful assaults were launched by the U.S. cont
Shabaab Down but Far From Out
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in the Hiiraan region. Other successful assaults were launched by the U.S. contractor-trained Somali "Thunder" (Danab) Brigade - an elite, 570-strong commando force - from its Baladogle military air base in the Lower Shabelle region. Most... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bloc to Handle Fundraising for Repatriation of RefugeesIntergovernmental Authority on Development (Igad) will now be in charge of rais
Bloc to Handle Fundraising for Repatriation of Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Intergovernmental Authority on Development (Igad) will now be in charge of raising funds for the repatriation of Somali refugees from Kenya. A meeting of Foreign ministers from Kenya and Somalia, as well as UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) boss Filippo... Read more
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National Congress - Contacts On-Going With Rejecting Parties for Signing RoadmapThabo Mbeki, President Abdul-Salam, the African Union High-Level Implementation
National Congress - Contacts On-Going With Rejecting Parties for Signing Roadmap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Thabo Mbeki, President Abdul-Salam, the African Union High-Level Implementation Panel, the African Union, Chairman of IGAD, the Ethiopian Prime Minister, representatives of the international community, representative of the United States,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Floods Destroy, Damage Houses in SennarNile, White Nile and El Gedaref, and in Kordofan and Darfur. According to the
Floods Destroy, Damage Houses in Sennar
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Nile, White Nile and El Gedaref, and in Kordofan and Darfur. According to the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) update of 31 May, the regional consensus climate outlook for the June-September rainy season indicates an increased... Read more
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150,000 Refugees to Leave Camp By Decembertripartite commission members, a reference was made to the potential role of In
150,000 Refugees to Leave Camp By December
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
tripartite commission members, a reference was made to the potential role of Intergovernmental Authority for Development (IGAD) in facilitating the provision of international development aid to Somalia and in supporting regional approaches to the... Read more
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IGAD Diplomats Reach Beledweyne, Meet EldersThe envoy of IGAD for Somalia Mohamed Abdi Afey and other diplomats are paying
IGAD Diplomats Reach Beledweyne, Meet Elders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The envoy of IGAD for Somalia Mohamed Abdi Afey and other diplomats are paying visit to Beledweyne city, on mission to boost up a federal state building process. IGAD envoy held talks with traditional elders and discussed on the regional state... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: From Conflict to Co-operation? Sudan, South Sudan and Ugandamediation from the Horn of Africa’s regional security organisation, the Intergo
ICG: From Conflict to Co-operation? Sudan, South Sudan and Uganda
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 days ago
mediation from the Horn of Africa’s regional security organisation, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD). Though it failed to stop the war from escalating within South Sudan in its early months, IGAD’s largely unheralded... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Juba, Kampala Reach Out to Khartoummediation from the Horn of Africa's regional security organisation, the Intergo
Juba, Kampala Reach Out to Khartoum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
mediation from the Horn of Africa's regional security organisation, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD). Though it failed to stop the war from escalating within South Sudan in its early months, IGAD's largely unheralded... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Debts Threaten Former Vice President's AU Job Bid2016." Mugume named one of the organisations that Uganda owes money as the Int
Uganda Debts Threaten Former Vice President's AU Job Bid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
2016." Mugume named one of the organisations that Uganda owes money as the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), but argued that it did not mean the country was not playing its role on the continent. "There are [organisations]... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2nd Meeting of the Technical Team Meeting On the Establishment of the African Medicines Agencythe continent including experts from; 7 RECs and/or regional health organizatio
2nd Meeting of the Technical Team Meeting On the Establishment of the African Medicines Agency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
the continent including experts from; 7 RECs and/or regional health organizations (RHOs) EAC, ECCAS/OCEAC, ECOWAS/WAHO, IGAD, SADC and UMEOA; NEPAD Agency, AUC, PAP, WHO and other relevant UN organizations, academia and other relevant... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Better Early Warning to Prevent Conflictas the AU, Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and East Africa's
Better Early Warning to Prevent Conflict
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
as the AU, Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and East Africa's Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD). Organisations that intend setting up such systems also participated, including the Lake Chad Basin Commission. 'Early... Read more
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Ethiopia, EU Sign Strategic Engagement Documentin Somalia and South Sudan. It also values Ethiopia's role in leading the Inter
Ethiopia, EU Sign Strategic Engagement Document
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
in Somalia and South Sudan. It also values Ethiopia's role in leading the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), and contribution to UN peacekeeping operations from Africa as well as taking part on thematic international debates... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: A Wake-up Call for Eritrea and Ethiopiaitself from East Africa’s regional peace and security organisation, the Intergo
ICG: A Wake-up Call for Eritrea and Ethiopia
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 days ago
itself from East Africa’s regional peace and security organisation, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), and its parallel absence until 2011 from the new African Union, based in the capital of its Ethiopian... Read more
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A Wake-Up Call for Eritrea and Ethiopiaitself from East Africa's regional peace and security organisation, the Intergo
A Wake-Up Call for Eritrea and Ethiopia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
itself from East Africa's regional peace and security organisation, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), and its parallel absence until 2011 from the new African Union, based in the capital of its Ethiopian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why More States Should Ratify the Comesa Protocolin other regional initiatives under the East African Community and the larger I
Why More States Should Ratify the Comesa Protocol
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
in other regional initiatives under the East African Community and the larger Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD). The regional initiatives seek to bolster and complement each other. Article 7 of the IGAD Agreement, for instance,... Read more
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DW
AU in Somalia: underfunded and overwhelmed |2006 when the UN Security Council passed Resolution 1725 which authorized the I
AU in Somalia: underfunded and overwhelmed |
DW / Posted 19 days ago
2006 when the UN Security Council passed Resolution 1725 which authorized the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the African Union (AU) to establish a protection and training mission in Somalia. The aim was to protect what was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AMISOM - Underfunded and Overwhelmed2006 when the UN Security Council passed Resolution 1725 which authorized the I
AMISOM - Underfunded and Overwhelmed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
2006 when the UN Security Council passed Resolution 1725 which authorized the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the African Union (AU) to establish a protection and training mission in Somalia. The aim was to protect what was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somalia Ready to Receive Dadaab Refugees - Mohamudfact that both countries share an extensive border. He also accepted an invita
Somalia Ready to Receive Dadaab Refugees - Mohamud
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
fact that both countries share an extensive border. He also accepted an invitation to visit Mogadishu extended to him by Mohamud, stating that he looked forward to the visit together with IGAD and work together in ensuring a peaceful stable Soma... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Joint Communique of the Republic of Kenya and Federal Republic of Somaliaterm develop modalities for a direct flight between Somalia and Kenya. On regi
Joint Communique of the Republic of Kenya and Federal Republic of Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
term develop modalities for a direct flight between Somalia and Kenya. On regional issues,Agreed, to consult the Chair of IGAD Assembly of Heads of State and Government on the convening of the IGAD Summit in Mogadishu. Reaffirmedtheir firm... Read more
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Stepping Up the Fight to End Cholera and Chikungunya Outbreaks in Mandera CountyPopulation Fund, AMREF, Kenya Red Cross, MSF, government officials and the Inte
Stepping Up the Fight to End Cholera and Chikungunya Outbreaks in Mandera County
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Population Fund, AMREF, Kenya Red Cross, MSF, government officials and the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) led by the Cabinet Secretary for Health Dr. Cleopa Mailu visited Mandera East sub-county, the epicentre of the twin... Read more
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Greater Horn of Africa Regional to Experience Above Normal Rainfallwill come out of this meeting at all levels of the region by using different pl
Greater Horn of Africa Regional to Experience Above Normal Rainfall
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
will come out of this meeting at all levels of the region by using different platforms to maximize and reach more people in IGAD/EAC region," commented Guleid Artan Director of ICPAC. The 43rd Greater Horn of Africa Climate Outlook Forum was... Read more
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Hinge Social Media Promotion of Tourism On PatriotismExperts in tourism sector from Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGA
Hinge Social Media Promotion of Tourism On Patriotism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Experts in tourism sector from Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), a regional bloc that includes governments from the Horn of Africa, Nile Valley and the Great Lakes region, today, conclude a three-day meeting in Kigali at which they... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The 2nd Meeting of the Continental Free Trade Area Negotiating Forum (CFTA-NFby Trade Officials from the following RECs and institutions; AMU (Arab Maghreb
The 2nd Meeting of the Continental Free Trade Area Negotiating Forum (CFTA-NF
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
by Trade Officials from the following RECs and institutions; AMU (Arab Maghreb Union), CEN-SAD, COMESA, EAC, ECCAS, ECOWAS, IGAD and SADC. The First Meeting of the CFTA Negotiating Forum was held on 24-27 February 2016 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The... Read more
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Violence Continues Despite New Unity Govt- it's an unsatisfactory situation," said Mogae, who is mandated by the Intergo
Violence Continues Despite New Unity Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
- it's an unsatisfactory situation," said Mogae, who is mandated by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) regional bloc. It was hoped that Machar's return to Juba, which was delayed several times, would be a catalyst to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Call for Use of Social Media to Promote Tourism in the Regionat the ongoing tourism regional meet. Experts in tourism sector from Inter-Gov
Experts Call for Use of Social Media to Promote Tourism in the Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
at the ongoing tourism regional meet. Experts in tourism sector from Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), a regional bloc that includes governments from the Horn of Africa, Nile Valley and the Great Lakes, are meeting in... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
World Bank Financing Horn of Africa Communities Hosting Refugeesto Djibouti – all at low to no-interest -- and a $5 million grant to the Interg
World Bank Financing Horn of Africa Communities Hosting Refugees
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 28 days ago
to Djibouti – all at low to no-interest -- and a $5 million grant to the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD). Despite rich human, social, and natural capital, the Horn of Africa region, home to 242 million inhabitants, suffers... Read more
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New Kerala
20 mn people in East Africa require food aid: newkerala.com #71122300 yellow-fever related deaths," it said. Meanwhile, East Africa's bloc, the
20 mn people in East Africa require food aid: newkerala.com #71122
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
300 yellow-fever related deaths," it said. Meanwhile, East Africa's bloc, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) is projecting flooding in its 11 member countries mainly in the Northern region. Director of Climate Prediction and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Bank U.S.$175 Million Financing Supports Regional Initiative On Communities Hosting Refugeesto Djibouti - all at low to no-interest -- and a $5 million grant to the Interg
World Bank U.S.$175 Million Financing Supports Regional Initiative On Communities Hosting Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
to Djibouti - all at low to no-interest -- and a $5 million grant to the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD). Despite rich human, social, and natural capital, the Horn of Africa region, home to 242 million inhabitants, suffers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Accused of Redeploying in South Sudanbeing allegedly trained inside South Sudan. The South Sudanese peace agreement
Uganda Accused of Redeploying in South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
being allegedly trained inside South Sudan. The South Sudanese peace agreement brokered by the East African regional bloc, IGAD, and signed by top rival leaders, President Salva Kiir and opposition leader, Riek Machar, only allowed Ugandan troops... Read more
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Ethiopia Will Be Advocate of African Cause, UNSC Reform - State Ministerabout the security situations in Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen, challenges of
Ethiopia Will Be Advocate of African Cause, UNSC Reform - State Minister
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
about the security situations in Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen, challenges of the Horn of Africa and the role of Ethiopia, IGAD and other regional and international bodies in this regard. The ambassador also briefed the delegation about the Grand... Read more

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