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    • Continental Structural Conflict Prevention Framework 

      Peace and Security Department (Conflict Prevention and Early Warning Division, Peace and Security Department, 2018)
      The AU’s Continental Structural Conflict Prevention Framework (CSCPF) has been developed to facilitate a Commission-wide coordinated approach to structural conflict prevention. It seeks to identify and address structural ...
    • Creation and Operation of Boundary Commissions in Africa: The User’s Guide 

      Peace and Security Department (African Union Border Programme (AUBP), Peace and Security Department, 2014-08)
      Every boundary across Africa – indeed across the world – is unique, with its own distinct history, definition, and human and physical geographical contexts. The aim of this handbook is not to proscribe strict regulations ...
    • Delimitation and Demarcation of Boundaries in Africa: General Issues and Case Studies 

      Peace and Security Department (African Union Border Programme (AUBP), Peace and Security Department, 2014-08)
      The delimitation and demarcation initiative meets three imperative needs: The first is geopolitical, concerning the peace, security and stability that derive from conflict prevention. The Programme does not aim for a new ...
    • Delimitation and Demarcation of Boundaries in Africa: The User’s Guide 

      Peace and Security Department (African Union Border Programme (AUBP), Peace and Security Department, 2014-08)
      Almost all of today’s political map of Africa was drawn in the 19th and early 20th centuries at negotiation tables in various European capitals. As is well known, this endeavour proved only partially successful: even though ...
    • Dialogue on the Implementation of China-Africa Peace and Security Initiative, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 6 February 2019 

      Peace and Security Department; Chergui, Smail Amb. (2019-02-06)
      Speech: Addis Ababa, 6 February 2019: Statement pronounced by the African Union Commissioner for Political affairs on behalf of H.E. Amb. Smail Chergui, African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security: Dialogue on the ...
    • From Barriers to Bridges: Collection of Official Texts on African Borders from 1963 to 2012 

      Peace and Security Department (African Union Border Programme (AUBP), Peace and Security Department, 2013-05)
      Developed for readers and practitioners by the African Union Border Programme, this Volume gathers in Section I all the founding instruments and legal frameworks pertaining to international boundary issues on the African ...
    • Gender Bite Five: Sex-disaggregated data and gender-sensitive indicators 

      Peace and Security Department; AU Gender Peace and Security Programme (Peace and Security Department, 2019-08)
      This is an e-learning initiative by the AU Gender, Peace and Security Programme, (GPSP) aimed at providing policy framework on the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda, the concepts of gender and its practical application ...
    • Gender Bite Four: What is Gender Mainstreaming? 

      Peace and Security Department; AU Gender Peace and Security Programme (Peace and Security Department, 2019-07)
      This is an e-learning initiative by the AU Gender, Peace and Security Programme, (GPSP) aimed at providing policy framework on the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda, the concepts of gender and its practical application ...
    • Gender Bite One: Introducing the AU PSD Gender Bites and the GPSP Gender Taskforce 

      Peace and Security Department; AU Gender Peace and Security Programme (Peace and Security Department, 2019-05)
      As part of its efforts to share knowledge with PSD staff on Gender, Peace and Security, GPSP is launching an e-learning initiative aimed at providing an introduction to the policy framework on the Women, Peace and Security ...
    • Gender Bite Six: Conflict-related gender issues 

      Peace and Security Department; AU Gender Peace and Security Programme (Peace and Security Department, 2019-09)
      This is an e-learning initiative by the AU Gender, Peace and Security Programme, (GPSP) aimed at providing policy framework on the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda, the concepts of gender and its practical application ...
    • Gender Bite Three: Gender Concepts - Part 2: Understanding Gender Equality, Gender Roles and Stereotypes 

      Peace and Security Department; AU Gender Peace and Security Programme (Peace and Security Department, 2019-06)
      This is an e-learning initiative by the AU Gender, Peace and Security Programme, (GPSP) aimed at providing policy framework on the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda, the concepts of gender and its practical application ...
    • Gender Bite Two: Gender Concepts - Part I: Sex and Gender 

      Peace and Security Department; AU Gender Peace and Security Programme (Peace and Security Department, 2019-06)
      This is an e-learning initiative by the AU Gender, Peace and Security Programme, (GPSP) aimed at providing policy framework on the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda, the concepts of gender and its practical ...
    • Guidelines Note for the Implementation of The African Union Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Development Policy 

      Peace and Security Department (Crisis Management and Post Conflict Reconstruction Division (CMPCRD), Peace and Security Department, 2018-10)
      The African Union (AU) Guidelines Note for the implementation of the Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Development (PCRD) Policy has been developed within the Commission’s framework on peace and security, which includes the ...
    • Handbook for Reporters on Women, Peace and Security: Practicing Gender-Responsive Reporting in Conflict Affected Countries in Africa 

      Peace and Security Department; African Union Commission; UN Women (African Union CommissionUN Women, 2017)
      The handbook aims to promote gender responsive reporting that accurately portrays women’s lives in conflict and post-conflict contexts—highlighting the whole range of their roles and strengths as well as the impact of ...
    • Inauguration of a Memorial Wall in Honour of the African Union (AU) Heroes and Heroines 

      Peace and Security Department; Amb. Smail Chergui (African Union Commission, 2019-05-25)
      Press Release: Addis Ababa, 25 May 2019: At the Mwalimu Julius Nyerere Peace and Security Building in the AU headquarters, a memorial wall was officially inaugurated in honour of the heroes and heroines of the African Union ...
    • Incremental Steps towards the International Ammunition Technical Guidelines (IATGs) 

      Peace and Security Department (African Union Commission, 2019-06)
      The IATGs set out a series of comprehensive guidelines that help to reduce the potential for UEMS and also increase the security of ammunition. However, it is recognized that the implementation of all of these measures can ...
    • Incremental Steps towards the International Small Arms Control Standards 

      Peace and Security Department (African Union Commission, 2019-06)
      Poor weapons storage will not result in a catastrophic event such as an explosion if ammunition is not present. It may, however, increase the risk that weapons are stolen and used illegally. International best practice for ...
    • Installation of a Cross-Border Basic Service Infrastructure: The User’s Guide 

      Peace and Security Department (African Union Border Programme (AUBP), Peace and Security Department, 2013-05)
      This book, entitled Installation of a Cross-Border Basic Service Infrastructure: The User’s Guide, presents a successful experience of cross-border cooperation arising from a local initiative in the healthcare sector in ...
    • 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 ...