On September 13, 2005 an agreement was reached by the Commission and France whereby France would donate €5 million for the furtherance of African Union activities. Some of the initiatives this money will go to are an African Communication Policy and an African Common Defence Force. The signatory on behalf of the Commission was Bernard Zoba.
In his remarks, Moussa Faki Mahamat, the AfricanUnionCommission (AUC) chairperson, called for what he described as “a strategic partnership for a new health world order” in view of enabling the continent to be able to meet most of its need for pharmaceutical drugs and vaccines.
House of Representatives committee is due to consider Wednesday a bill to create a commission to study the history of slavery in the United States and recommend “appropriate remedies.” ... in the early 1600s, as well as discrimination against the descendants of African who were forcefully brought to the U.S.
The plot centers on the new initiate coming into her own as a valued member of the Dora Milaje as she works to reclaim pieces of stolen Wakandan tech from around the world while uncovering a conspiracy to attack the secretive African nation ...G/OMedia may get a commission.
Mohamed Fathi Ahmed Edrees (Egypt), briefing the Council in his capacity as Chair of the Peacebuilding Commission, spotlighted the latter’s recent engagement with regional actors in support of the Special Envoy’s mandate ...The Office of the Special Envoy and the Peacebuilding Commission should meanwhile be further strengthened.
. Globally, most countries are still grappling with food insecurity ... Further, the onset of an invasion by desert locusts in 2020 left a trail of destruction ... On April 16, 2020, African ministers for agriculture, with the support of the African UnionCommission, made a declaration on food security and nutrition during the COVID-19 pandemic ... .
. Over 7 million voters in Chad are registered to go to the polls on Sunday as PresidentIdriss Deby Itno seeks a sixth consecutive term ... The 7.3 million registered voters in the CentralAfrican country will choose between 10 candidates, according to the country's independent electoral commission (CENI) ... .