Peace & Security
H.E. Smaїl Chergui is an Algerian diplomat, born on 4 September 1956. He was re-elected Commissioner of the African Union Peace and Security Commission after a four-year term. Ambassador Chergui has more than 30 years of experience in the Algerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and more than 20 years in a position of high responsibility.
The Peace and Security Department (PSD) supports the Peace and Security Council (PSC) in the exercise of its responsibilities under the PSC Protocol .
Provide timely advice on potential conflicts and threats to peace and security in Africa to the AU decision-makers.
Management and resolution of conflicts in Africa, as well as post-conflict, peace-building reconstruction and development.
The Defense and Security Division (DSD) is part of the Peace and Security Department within the African Union Commission.
PSOD responds to Peace Support Operations (PSOs) matters within the Peace and Security Department.
This newsletter highlights key initiatives and activities undertaken and supported by the Silencing the Guns Unit, with oversight of the
In 2017, the Assembly of the Union adopted a strategic document known as the “AU Master Roadmap (AUMR) of Practical Steps to Silencing th
The present Report of the Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU) on its Activities and the State of Peace and Securit