The African Union is committed to Strengthening a people centered Union through active communication of the programmes of the African Union, the branding of the Union and participation of Member States and other stakeholders in defining and implementing the African agenda.
April 15, 2016
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – 14 April 2016: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), Dr.
April 07, 2016The 8th College-to-College meeting between the African Union Commission and the European Commission, 7 April 2016 Addis-Ababa
AFRICAN UNION COMMISSION - EUROPEAN COMMISSION
8th College-to-College Meeting Joint Communiqué
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 7 April 2016
April 07, 2016The African Union Commission and the European Commission will hold their annual Collegeto College meeting in Africa's political capital, Addis Ababa on 7 April. This is the biggest Africa-EU political meeting of the year.
European Commission - Press release
African Union Commission and European Commission meet to address shared EU-Africa challenges
Brussels, 5 April 2016
April 03, 2016Ministerial Roundtable: Addressing the Impact of Drought, Floods and Declining Commodity Prices in Africa: What Coping Strategies and Capacities are required?
AUC / ACBF roundtable discussion calls for economic resilience and strategic investment priorities for Africa’s Development
March 15, 2016
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 15 March 2016 - The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has lauded the relationship between Africa and Italy.
March 15, 2016
INVITATION TO THE JOURNALISTS
Italian President Sergio Mattarella pays official visit to the African Union Commission
January 30, 2016Summit Recognises Winners of the African Union Kwame Nkrumah Continental Scientific Awards 2015 Edition
Addis Ababa 30th January 2016 - African Union Commission recognises two distinguished African Scientist - Prof. OPARA Umezurike (male) of Nigeria and prof. NYOKONG, Tebello (female) of South Africa under the 2015 edition of the prestigious Kwame Nkrumah Continental Scientific Awards.
January 27, 2016 to January 28, 2016
The 28th Ordinary Session of the African Union Executive Council Positions Agenda 2063 as key element of discussion
January 21, 2016Presentation of letter of credence by the ambassador of Great Britain H.E. Ms Susanna Moorehead to the AUC Chairperson H.E Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma 21-01-2016
January 21, 2016Presentation of the letter of credence by HE Mr. FATİH ULUSOY ambassador of Turkey to the AUC Chairperson Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma 21-01-2016
January 19, 2016
Addis Ababa – 18th January 2016: The African Union Commission (AUC) through the Directorate of Conference Management and Publications (DCMP) made a presentation to the Permanent Representatives Committee (PRC), today, Monday 18th January 2016 on the occasion of launching the DCMP newly devised e
January 19, 2016Signing ceremony of MOU between Her Excellency Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union Commission and Ms. Manal Abdel Moneim, chairperson of SOBEK Trade and Development limited of Egypt.
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Priorities of the Commission
Promote peace and stability, including regional initiatives, good governance, democracy and human right as a foundation for inclusion, security and the development of the continent and its people.
Expand Agricultural production, developing the Agro-processing and businesses sectors, increase market access and attain Africa’s collective Food self-sufficiency and nutrition through promotion of smallholder agriculture, sound environment and climate change and natural resource management.
Promote inclusive economic development and industrialization through the acceleration of infrastructure development projects that will aid economic integration and utilization of the continent’s mineral and other natural resources.
Build Africa’s human capacity through the prioritization of Primary Health Care and Prevention; Education, skills development and investment in science, research and innovation, access to clean water and sanitation with inclusion of the vulnerable groups.
Mainstream the participation of women and the youth in all priorities and activities of the Union and the continent.
Implement strategies of resource mobilization, with special emphasis on alternative source of funding, and/or additional funding to enable Africa to finance its programmes and development.
Strengthen a people centered Union through active communication of the programmes of the African Union, the branding of the Union and participation of Member States and other stakeholders in defining and implementing the African agenda.
Chief of Staff: Jennifer Susan Chiriga, Zimbabwe