Overcoming internal divisions over
Western Sahara is set to be a challenge
for the PSC in the year ahead.
The AU has stepped in to save the
February peace deal in the Central
African Republic, but it remains fragile.
The threats facing Cameroon are
weighing heavily on peace and stability
and have serious regional implications.
AU election observation missions could help
to enhance the capacity of electoral bodies and
improve the electoral laws in member states.
The AU Commission, together with the UN,
are planning an international conference
on reconciliation in Libya.
The PSC Report spoke to ISS senior
research consultant Matt Herbert
about the protests in Algeria.
The African Union is trying to better
coordinate Africa’s engagements with
other continents and countries,
but this will take time.