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.
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.
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.
UN General Assembly, 72nd Session President, H.E. Lajčák conducted an official visit to Addis Ababa in February, 2018.
This bulletin features highlights of the UN Secretary-General's presence at the 30th AU Summit held in Addis Ababa in January, 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.
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.
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
Communique of the 628th meeting of the AU Peace and Security Council, on AU-UN partenrship in peace and security
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>
UNAOU 2016 Annual Retreat Report-
UNOAU Bulletin for September: Strengthening parternship with Canada
UNOAU SRSG statement tothe AU Peace and Security Council on AU-UN Partnership
The United Nations at the 26th African Union Summit
UN Secretary-General attends 27th African Union Summit in Kigali, Rwanda
UN/AU: Strengthening Strategic Partnership in Africa Cooperation between the United Nations Security Council and the African Union Peace and Security Council