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AUC Chairperson

Chairperson

H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat

H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat, born on 21 June 1960, was elected as the African Union Commission (AUC) Chairperson on 30 January 2017 and assumed office in March 2017.

About

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission is the Chief Executive Officer, legal representative of the AU and the Commission’s Chief Accounting Officer. The Chairperson of the Commission is elected by the Assembly for a four-year term, renewable once.

The Chairperson’s functions, include: overall responsibility for the Commission’s administration and finances; Promoting and popularising the AU’s objectives and enhancing its performance; Consulting and coordinating with key stakeholders like Member States, Development Partners, RECs, etc; Appointing and managing Commission staff; Acting as a depository for all AU and OAU treaties and legal instruments.

Activities

November 06, 2019

The African Union Peace Fund Board of Trustees held a meeting to take stock of the status of operationalization of the AU Peace Fund.

October 30, 2019

Addis Ababa, 30 October 2019: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, expresses his dee

October 28, 2019

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat, participated in the Russia-Africa Summit and Economic Forum in Sochi on 23 and 24 October 2019, alongside 47 African Heads of State.

October 28, 2019

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat, participated in the Russia-Africa Summit and Economic Forum in Sochi on 23 and 24 October 2019, alongside 47 African Heads of State.

October 25, 2019

Addis Abeba, 25 October 2019: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki calls for the immediate rem

October 25, 2019

Addis Abeba, 25 October 2019: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki calls for the immediate rem

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda  Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace. 18-22 September, Luanda, Angola.
September 20, 2019

Ouverture officielle de la Biennale de Luanda Forum panafricain pour la culture de la paix.

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda  Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace. 18-22 September, Luanda, Angola.
September 20, 2019

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace.

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda  Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace. 18-22 September, Luanda, Angola.
September 20, 2019

Ouverture officielle de la Biennale de Luanda Forum panafricain pour la culture de la paix.

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda  Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace. 18-22 September, Luanda, Angola.
September 20, 2019

Official opening of the Biennale of Luanda Pan African Forum for the Culture of Peace.

High Level Retreat on the operationalization of the Peace Fund
November 07, 2019 to November 08, 2019

Theme: “Securing predictable and sustainable financing for peace in Africa.”

October 24, 2019

Sochi hosted the inaugural Russia-Africa Summit on 23 and 24th October 2019 chaired by H.E. Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation and H.E. Abdel Fattah Al-Sissi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt and Chairperson of the African Union.

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