ANGOP - Angola Press News AgencyANGOP - Angola Press News Agency

Go to homepage
Luanda

Max:

Min:

Home » News » Politics

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 12:34 - Updated Mon, 18 Nov 2019 12:34

Angola takes over AU Peace and Security Council rotating chairmanship

Addis Ababa - Angola takes over the rotating chairmanship of the Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU) on December 1.

Send by email

To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send

Correct

To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send

Detail on meeting of AU Peace and Security Council

Photo: Cedida

A Ministerial Meeting on National Reconciliation, Peace Restoration, Security and Restoration of Cohesion in Africa, will be held on December 5 in Luanda.

The country’s agenda at the presidency of AU standing decision-making organ for the prevention, management and resolution to conflict, was presented by Angolan ambassador, Francisco da Cruz on Friday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

The diplomat said that the Luanda meeting is in the line with African Union (AU) policy on post-conflict reconstruction and development towards broader political strategies of peace consolidation and promotion of sustainable development.

The Angolan diplomat also said the meeting will pave the way for exploring new paths and means to increase the dynamic of the ongoing efforts in the continent to silence the weapons and create conditions to transform the socio-economic development, as provided for the African free trade zone and under agenda 2063.

In Addis Ababa, the agenda includes the draft report on PSC activities and the state of peace and security in Africa as well as draft report on the implementation of the main roadmap by silencing Arms in Africa by 2020.

Tags Política  

Read also
  • 18/11/2019 11:37:16

    New UNITA leader advocates Constitution review

    Luanda - Adalberto da Costa Júnior, the new president of the largest political opposition party, UNITA, last Friday pointed out the focus on the revision of the Constitution of Angola as one of the main objectives of his term.

  • 17/11/2019 12:58:14

    MPLA Vice-President calls on militants for discipline

    Luanda - MPLA vice-president Luísa Damião Saturday in Cazenga district, Luanda said that the country is going through difficult times that require discipline, coherence and commitment from the militants and society.

  • 16/11/2019 15:51:25

    Angola and Bulgaria sign Bilateral Consultations Memorandum

    Luanda - Angola and Bulgaria signed this Friday in Luanda, a Common Declaration of Intent to sign visa exemption agreements on diplomatic and service passports and a Memorandum of Understanding on Bilateral Consultations.