ADDIS ABABA, 18 March 2015 - The Government of the Republic of Niger has announced it plans to host the First African Girls’ Summit on Ending Child Marriage in Africa.
21 November 2012 - The African Union Commission (AUC) is hosting the Third Pan-African Forum on Children.
African Union (AU) leaders gathered at the first ever AU Pledging Conference and made pledges of more than US$350 million dollars toward the relief effort assisting the millions of people in crisis due to the extreme drought and famine conditions in the Horn of Africa.Chairperson of the AU Commission, Dr.Jean Ping, noted “this is no time for rhetoric but concrete action through the announcement of redeemable pledges that build concerted action by Africa against hunger on the continent.”
On his first airplane flight, and his first trip outside of his native Ghana, Andrew Adansi-Bonnah, 11, arrived here with his father to give an inspirational speech at the African Union’s pledging conference. The event was held this week in support of more than 12 million people affected by drought in the Horn of Africa.
In a bid solve the chronic unemployment affecting African youth, the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) seeks to provide support to African countries through a variety of training programs.
The Africa Common Position on Universal Access to HIV-AIDS prevention, treatment, care and services which serves as a unified voice for the continent is important given that Africa is the continent with the highest burden of the disease, said the African Union (AU) Commissioner for Social Affairs, Bience Gawanas, at a press conference on Thursday.
The African Union today outlined its priorities for collaboration with UN Women- the UN entity for gender equality and the empowerment of women.
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed today 16th February 2011 between the African Union and the organization for One Laptop Per Child, (OLPC) whose mission is to help provide every child in the world with access to modern education. OLPC is partnering with the African Union (AU) to deliver laptops to primary school students throughout Africa.
The African Union (AU) and the European Union (EU) on Saturday jointly called for protection of children from the effects of war on the International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers, Xinhua informed.
Selection of documentaries on key Child Rights issues in Africa from various sources.