AU summit to focus on gender parity, inclusive development: official

January 29, 2016 by · Comments Off on AU summit to focus on gender parity, inclusive development: official 

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 28 — The 26th African Union (AU) Summit that is taking place in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa will focus on strategies that would advance gender parity, women's rights and inclusive development, a senior AU official said on Thursday

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AU nods deployment of pre-election assessment mission to Sudan

March 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on AU nods deployment of pre-election assessment mission to Sudan 

ADDIS ABABA, March 4 — The chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission has approved the deployment of a pre-election assessment mission to Sudan ahead of the country's general elections scheduled for April 13, 2015, according to an AU statement Tuesday.

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U.S. announces new money to help fight Ebola in West Africa

September 10, 2014 by · Comments Off on U.S. announces new money to help fight Ebola in West Africa 

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 — The U.S. government said Tuesday it will provide an additional 10 million U.S. dollars to help combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, bringing its commitment against the unprecedented epidemic to more than 100 million dollars.

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AU opens emergency meeting over Ebola in Ethiopia's capital

September 9, 2014 by · Comments Off on AU opens emergency meeting over Ebola in Ethiopia's capital 

ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 8 — The African Union (AU) has underlined to act together to assist countries that are most affected by Ebola.

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