H.E. Cessouma Minata Samate is a Burkina Faso diplomat, born on 14 July 1961. She was elected the new Commissioner for Political Affairs of the African Union Commission. Ambassador Samate is an Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Burkina Faso in Ethiopia, Permanent Representative to the African Union (AU) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA).
The Department of Political Affairs (DPA) is responsible for promoting, facilitating, coordinating and encouraging democratic principles and the rule of law, respect for human rights, participation of civil society in the development process of the continent and the achievement of durable solutions for addressing humanitarian crises.
HARDP seeks to provide continental direction to the achievement of durable solutions for addressing humanitarian crises caused by conflicts, man-made and natural disasters.
Mission d’observation électorale de l’Union Africaine de l’élection présidentielle de Juillet - Août 2018 en République du Mali
Mission d’observation électorale de l’Union Africaine de l’élection présidentielle des 7 Novembre et 19 Décembre 2018 en république de Madagascar
The African Union Commission (AUC) envisions “an integrated continent that is politically united based on the ideals of Pan Africanism an
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Violent extremism is a global issue.
Following the spread of the COVID-19-19 pandemic within African Union (AU) Member States and its impact on electoral processes, on 27 May
This report is the result of a partnership between the African Leadership Institute’s Project Pakati and the African Union Office of the
Through the lens of governance, peace and security, the brief provides an overview of the Government responses to COVID-19, state of the
In line with the Solemn Declaration on the 50th Anniversary of the Organization of African Unity/ African Union of the African Heads of S