At the 31st AU summit an additional five countries joined the AfCFTA, but much still needs to be done for it to become a reality. Read more...
Several key reform issues are to be decided during an extraordinary AU summit planned for November. Read more...
In the past three months the PSC has called on member states to contribute to the AU humanitarian fund and to implement free movement. Read more...
This month the PSC will hold a meeting on the preparations for elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read more...
The AU budget for 2019 was the object of much debate at the 31st AU summit in Mauritania. Read more...
A violent rupture in Cameroon could be devastating for its neighbours, which already face volatile security situations. Read more...
EU funding remains vital, but self-reliance is ultimately needed for Africa’s long-term peace and security. Read more...
The conflict in Africa's Sahel region is a chance for the AU to clarify its part in protracted crises. Read more...
The institutional reform of the AU will be an important item on the agenda of the upcoming Nouakchott summit. Read more...