Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung African Union Cooperation

Arada Kifleketema
Queen Elizabeth II street
P.O. Box 8786
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

+251 11-1233245/46
+251 11-1233855

info.african-union(at)fes.de
 

Civic involvement and rule of law
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Civic involvement and rule of law

The establishment of the African Union (AU) marked a break away from its predecessor, the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), which used to be a rather loose group of states without a real vision for Africa. Contrary to the OAU, the AU has adopted numerous progressive policy frameworks in order to transform Africa into a peaceful, democratic and prosperous continent. More

Peace and Security Policy
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Peace and Security Policy

Violence and conflict on the African continent continue to inhibit social and political progress, limit economic growth and endangers the life of the African citizens. Reasons of conflict are manifold and can be caused by bad governance, racial and ethnic tensions, restricted socio-economic participation and a lack of perspective, especially for young people. More

EU-Africa Policy Dialog
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EU-Africa Policy Dialog

The relationship between Africa and Europe is reciprocal. Challenges faced by one continent will eventually affect the other. Hence, topics like climate change, economic crises, unemployment, violent conflicts, terrorism and migration are of great interest to both continents and need to be addressed on common political grounds. More

Events

Monday, 27.05.2024 - Tuesday, 28.05.2024 - Accra, Ghana | Event

The FES Ghana and AU Offices have together with the UNDP RSCA office in Addis Ababa organized a one and a half days workshop in Accra, Ghana, on the…


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Wednesday, 27.03.2024 | Event

Together with the Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Office of IndustriALL and the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR),…


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Thursday, 15.02.2024 - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia | Event

On 15 February 2024, the FES AU Cooperation Office and IPSS co-organized a side event titled "Empowering Voices: Youth-Driven Climate Resilience for…


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IPS Journal

IPS Journal

The IPS Journal is a platform for debates, dedicated to questions of international and European politics. More

Publications

Addressing climate-conflict dynamics in the IGAD region

Teferi, Belen; Moyo, Thandekile

Addressing climate-conflict dynamics in the IGAD region

AddisAbaba, 2024

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Les femmes dans la médiation de la paix au Mali

Les femmes dans la médiation de la paix au Mali

Une étude de cas sur la participaton des fesmmes aux processus de paix récents et en cours au Mali
AddisAbaba, 2024

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Women in peace mediation in Mali

Women in peace mediation in Mali

A case study of women's participation in recent and ongoing peace processes
AddisAbaba, 2024

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FES Connect

FES Connect

FES Connect sources content published across the German and international network of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung. More