Announcement of the 11th Extraordinary Session of the Assembly

November 02, 2018

The 11th Extraordinary Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) will take place from 5th to 18th November 2018. Among other issues, the summit is expected to discuss: Update on the AU Institutional Reform process including reform of the AU Commission, mandate of the AU Development Agency (AUDA) and Financing the African Union. The extraordinary summit will be held at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia as scheduled below:

5th – 6th November 2018: Meeting of the Permanent Representatives’ Committee
14th – 15th November 2018: 20th Extraordinary Session of the Executive Council
17th – 18th November 2018: 11th Extraordinary Session of the Assembly of the Heads of State and Government of the African Union

Journalists who wish to attend the summit should register online for accreditation via https://au.int/en/summit/extraordinary/11/accreditation. The deadline for
registration is 12th November 2018.

Journalist wishing to interview the AU leadership should forward their inquiries to the following contacts:
Afrah Thabit, Information Officer, Directorate of Information and Communication, AU Commission Tel: +251-911200922; E-mail: Thabitma@africa-union.org
Molalet Tsedeke, Directorate of Information and Communication, AU Commission Tel: +251-911630631; E-mail: molalett@africa-union.org

For further information:
Directorate of Information and Communication | African Union Commission I E-mail: DIC@africa-union.org I Website: http://www.au.int