Tunis hosts the inaugural Bureau meeting of the AU Specialized Technical Committee on Communication and ICT

March 15, 2019

Tunis, Tunisia, 15 March 2019: The first Bureau meeting of the African ‎Union Specialized Technical Committee (STC) on ‎Communication and Information and communications technology (ICT) convened in Tunis, Tunisia on 15 March 2019, on the sidelines of the High Level Forum on Digital Transformation of the Postal Services in Africa. The meeting’s overall objective was to discuss and deliberate on the level of implementation of the activities by the AU-STC in accordance with its two years’ work plan and the level of operationalization of the Secretariat.

Regional Training Workshop on Trade SDMX, 18-22 February 2019, Tunis, Tunisia

February 18, 2019 to February 22, 2019

AUC and UNSD had conducted the first regional training workshop on Trade SDMX on 10-14 September 2018 in Tunis, Tunisia targeting the participation of 28 AU Member States. In this regard, AUC in collaboration with UNSD will conduct a 2nd Regional Training Workshop on Trade SDMX targeting 27 AU Member States which will target the remaining AU Member states.

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Leaders call for joint efforts towards investment in nutrition and School Feeding Programs during the Global Child Nutrition Forum

October 23, 2018

Tunis, October 23rd 2018: The Global Child Nutrition Forum was held in Tunis, Tunisia, from 21 to 25 October superseding the 3rd Continental Education Strategy for Africa (CESA) School Feeding cluster meeting with an objective of the Forum to motivate open dialogue and sharing of experiences, good practices, lessons, challenges, and options to sustainably support nutritious, home-grown school feeding programs at national levels.

Third AU CESA School Feeding Cluster Convenes in Tunis to discuss modalities for the operationalization of the cluster Work plan 2019-2021

October 22, 2018

Tunis, Tunisia October 22nd 2018: As an initiative to advance the African Agenda 2063, its 10-year implementation plan and achive Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG4), the African Union in collaboration with the World Food Programme and its Center of Excellence Against Hunger in Brazil have convened the Continental Education Strategy for Africa (CESA) School Feeding cluster meeting to discuss the modalities and strategies towards the implementation and operationalization of the CESA cluster for School feeding.

Opening Remarks by Ms. Kirsi Madi, Director, UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction at the 2018 Africa-Arab Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction

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Your excellency Minister of Local Affairs and Environment, Dr. Riadh Mouakhar,
Your excellency, Ambassador Josefa Sacko, Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, African Union,
Your excellency, Abdellatif Abid, Assistant Secretary General, League of Arab States,
Honourable Ministers,
Representatives of Member States, Intergovernmental Organizations and Stakeholder Groups,
Distinguished Delegates,
Ladies and Gentlemen,

October 11, 2018

Africa-Arab Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction Theme: “Towards Disaster Risk-Informed & Inclusive Sustainable Development”

October 09, 2018 to October 13, 2018


What: Africa-Arab Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction

When: Tuesday 9th – Sunday 13th October 2018

Where: LAICO HOTEL, Tunis, Tunisia

Who: The Africa-Arab Platform is organized by the Government of Tunisia, UNISDR, the African Union Commission and the League of Arab States.



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