Posts Tagged With: African Union

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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Regional visit of the AU commission of inquiry on South Sudan

REGIONAL VISIT OF THE AFRICAN UNION COMMISSION OF INQUIRY ON SOUTH SUDAN ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 12, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — INVITATION TO REPRESENTATIVES OF THE MEDIA       When: Nairobi, Kenya from 12 – 15 May 2014 Kampala, Uganda from 15-17 May 2014   The African Union Commission of Inquiry on South […]

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