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    • Joint Assessment Mission on the Implementation of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention in Zimbabwe 

      Peace and Security Department; Defense and Security Department, PSD; United Nations Office to the AU (UNOAU) (Peace and Security Department, 2019-07-11)
      Press Release: Harare, 11 July 2019: The Commission of the African Union (AU), in collaboration with the United Nations Office to the AU (UNOAU), concluded an assessment of the implementation of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban ...
    • Joint AU, IGAD and UN Statement on the Current Situation in the Republic of South Sudan. 

      African Union (AU); Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD); United Nations; Ambassador Smail Chergui; Dr. Ismail Wais; Mr. David Shearer (African Union Commission, 2019-04-12)
      Press Release: Addis Ababa, 12 April 2019: The African Union (AU) Peace and Security Commissioner, Ambassador Smail Chergui, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Special Envoy for South Sudan, Dr. Ismail ...
    • Launch of the African Union and Small Arms Survey Study on Illicit Small Arms Flows in Africa / Weapons Compass: Mapping Illicit Small Arms Flows in Africa 

      Peace and Security Department; Defense and Security Department, PSD; Small Arms Survey (Peace and Security Department, 2019-07-19)
      Press Release: Addis Ababa, 19 July 2019: The joint African Union (AU) and Small Arms Survey study on illicit small arms flows in Africa was officially launched at an event held today at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa. ...
    • Launch of the AU Physical Security and Stockpile Management Project Database for the Sahel Region 

      Peace and Security Department; German Federal Foreign Office; Bonn International Centre for Conversion (BICC) (Peace and Security Department, 2019-04-24)
      Press Release: Addis Ababa, 24 April 2019: The purpose of the database is to create visibility on ongoing and completed interventions in the field of small arms and light weapons (SALW) control, to improve and synchronize ...
    • A Mechanism to Curb Forced Displacement in Africa, Midrand, South Africa 

      Peace and Security Department; Chergui, Smail Amb. (African Union Commission, 2019-03-05)
      Speech: Midrand, 5 March 2019: Statement by H.E Ambassador Smail Chergui, Commissioner for Peace and Security On conflict prevention: A mechanism to curb forced displacement in Africa Pan-African Parliament, Midrand, South ...
    • Open Debate on Silencing the Guns in Africa, New York, United States, 27 February 2019 

      Peace and Security Department; High Representative for Silencing the Guns; Lamamra, Ramtane (Peace and Security Department, 2019-02-27)
      Speech: New York, 27 February 2019: Briefing by H.E Mr. Ramtane Lamamra, African Union High Representative for Silencing the Guns in Africa by 2020 at UN Security Council Open Debate on Silencing the Guns in Africa
    • Peace Mediator 

      Peace and Security Department; Crisis Management Initiative (CMI); African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD) (Peace and Security Department, 2016-09)
      The African Union’s (AU) Peace and Security Department (PSD), the Crisis Management Initiative (CMI), and the African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD) have been implementing a joint project titled ...
    • The Peace Support Operations Division (PSOD) 

      Peace and Security Department (Peace and Security Department, 2016)
      The African Union Commission’s Peace Support Operations Division (PSOD), alternatively referred to as the African Standby Force Continental Planning Element, was set up pursuant to the provisions of Article 13 of the ...
    • Physical Security and Stockpile Management: Preconditions and Sustainability 

      Peace and Security Department (African Union Commission, 2019-06)
      National and international interventions are often able to improve Physical Security and Stockpile Management (PSSM) practices in the short-term. However, these improvements are often not maintained over time. In extreme ...
    • Removing Barriers to Growth: How Landmines Affect African Development 

      Chergui, Smail Amb.; Peace and Security Department (PSD) (Peace and Security Department, 2019-08-27)
      Speech: Yokohama, 27 August 2019: Statement by Ambassador Smail Chergui, African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security During TICAD 7 Side Event co-organized by HALO Trust, Association for Aid and Relief (AAR) Japan ...
    • Results-Based Framework for PCRD Activities 

      Peace and Security Department (Crisis Management and Post Conflict Reconstruction Division (CMPCRD), Peace and Security Department, 2018-02-13)
      The Results-Based Framework (RBF) is a tool for the planning, design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Development (PCRD) activities of the African Union (AU). Developed by the ...
    • Speech of the Commissioner for Peace and Security at Unveiling of the African Union Memorial Wall in Honour of Heroes and Heroines From AU Member States who Lost their Lives for the Peace and Stability In Africa on AU Peace Support Missions 

      Chergui, Smail Amb.; Peace and Security Department (Peace and Security Department, 2019-05-25)
      Speech: Addis Ababa, 25 May 2019: Speech of the Commissioner for Peace and Security at Unveiling of the African Union Memorial Wall in Honour of Heroes and Heroines From AU Member States who Lost their Lives for the Peace ...
    • Thank You MISCA 

      Peace and Security Department (Peace and Security Department, 2014-09)
      The African-led International Support Mission to the Central African Republic (MISCA, French acronym for Mission internationale de soutien à la Centrafrique sous conduite africaine) is an African Union peacekeeping mission ...
    • Training and Sensitization Workshop on the AU Operational Guidance Note (OGN) on Gender and Security Sector Reform (SSR) 

      Peace and Security Department; Defense and Security Department, PSD (Peace and Security Department, 2019-07-31)
      Press Release: Addis Ababa, 31st July 2019: From 30 to 31 July 2019, the Peace and Security Department of the Commission of the African Union (AU) convened a “Training and Sensitization Workshop on the AU Operational ...