UNOAU and Japan Mission to AU discuss UN-AU partnership

Ambassador Horiuchi Toshihiko, Head of Mission of Japan to the African Union (left) with SRSG and Head of UNOAU, Parfait Onanga-Anyanga (right)

12 May 2022

UNOAU and Japan Mission to AU discuss UN-AU partnership

In a meeting with Ambassador Horiuchi Toshihiko, the Head of Mission of Japan to the African Union, SRSG Parfait Onanga-Anyanga discussed ways to enhance collaboration between UNOAU and the Japan Mission, aimed to leverage the implementation of the UN-AU Joint Framework on peace and security as well as the Development Framework, within the context of the African Union – United Nations strategic partnership.

Both principals committed to working together, underscoring that Africa’s peace, stability and development were interlinked and could be achieved through multilateral collective engagement, which recognizes and respects the core principles of ownership, leadership, subsidiarity and complementarity.