UNOAU Highlights is a monthly newsletter that features key activities undertaken to enhance UN - AU partnership in peace and security, and to implement the mandate of the Office.

22 May 2019

UNOAU welcomed new leadership as Mr. Haile Menkerios' term came to an end in June. Assuming her new role as the Special Representative of the Secretary-General to the African Union and Head of UNOAU, Ms.

24 Sep 2018

Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations urged women to play greater roles in promoting peace and security in Africa at the second African Women Leaders Netwok Forum during an official visit to Addis Ababa in April 2018.

11 Jul 2018

UN General Assembly, 72nd Session President, H.E. Lajčák conducted an official visit to Addis Ababa in February, 2018.

16 May 2018

This bulletin features highlights of the UN Secretary-General's presence at the 30th AU Summit held in Addis Ababa in January, 2018.

23 Mar 2018

The UN Police launched its first female commanders course in Addis Ababa. A number of joint UN-AU events are featured in this bulletin including the 11th annual Desk-to-Desk meeting and the visit of the UN Peacebuilding Commission. 

16 Feb 2018

The latest edition of the UNOAU Bulletin features a special interview with the UN DSG Ms. Amina J. Mohammed who was recently in Addis Ababa on a first official visit to attend the 29th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Union at the African Union head-quarters.

15 Sep 2017

The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), at its 700th meeting held on 12 July 2017, adopted the following decision on the Report of the Chairperson of the AU Commission on AU-United Nations (UN) Joint Review o

27 Jul 2017
Communique of the Joint Annual Conference AU UN, New York 2017, United Nations
02 May 2017

Communique of the 628th meeting of the AU Peace and Security Council, on AU-UN partenrship in peace and security

12 Jan 2017

 Statement by SRSG Haile Menkerios, United Nations Representative to the African Union and Head of Office, to the UN Security Council debate on < cooperation between the UN and the Regional Organizations including the African Union>

13 Dec 2016

UNAOU 2016 Annual Retreat Report-

15 Oct 2016

UNOAU Bulletin for September: Strengthening parternship with Canada

15 Oct 2016

UNOAU SRSG statement tothe AU Peace and Security Council on AU-UN Partnership

15 Oct 2016

The United Nations at the 26th African Union Summit

17 Aug 2016

UN Secretary-General attends 27th African Union Summit in Kigali, Rwanda

17 Aug 2016

UN/AU: Strengthening Strategic Partnership in Africa Cooperation between the United Nations Security Council and the African Union Peace and Security Council

17 Aug 2016