Posts Tagged With: African Union

Ambassador Nikki Haley Meets with Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat

Today, Ambassador Nikki Haley met with Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chairperson of the African Union Commission, and congratulated him on his new role as top executive of the organization. They discussed the United States and the African Union working together to advance peace, security, and human rights across the continent. Ambassador Haley praised Chairman Faki for […]

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African Union – Secretary-General statement on Financing

Statement Attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on Financing of the African Union The Secretary-General welcomes the historic decision taken today by the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU), setting out concrete steps towards self-reliance, particularly in relation to the AU’s peace and security budget. He notes with […]

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AU: Activists Challenge Attacks on ICC

Activists from across Africa clarify misconceptions about the International Criminal Court (ICC) and highlight the need for African governments to support the court in a video released today by 21 African and international nongovernmental organizations. In January 2016, the African Union (AU) gave its Open-Ended Committee of African Ministers on the ICC a mandate to […]

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Comoros : Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The Secretary-General is following closely political developments in Comoros in the wake of the recent judgment of the Constitutional Court ordering a partial re-run of the elections for President and for Governor of Anjouan. The new polls are scheduled for 11 May 2016. The Secretary-General reiterates his commitment to supporting the efforts of the Comorian […]

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