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DECISION ON THE HUMANITARIAN SITUATION IN AFRICA AT TWENTY-FIFTH ORDINARY SESSION 20-24 JUNE 2014 OF THE AFRICAN UNION IN HELD MALABO, EQUITORIAL GUINEA

By |2014-08-15T10:28:48+00:00August 15th, 2014|Categories: CISLAC-SOTU Resources|

The Executive Council, TAKES NOTE of the Report of the PRC Sub-Committee of Refugees and the attached annex of the Report of the Commission on the Humanitarian Situation in Africa; EXPRESSES CONCERN over the large number of refugees and internally displaced persons in Africa caused mainly by recurrent conflicts and natural disasters on the Continent; EXPRESSES [...]

DRAFT RESOLUTIONS OF THE JOINT CONFERENCE OF MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, RURAL DEVELOPMENT, FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE ’HELD AT THE AUCC IN ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA, FROM 01-02 MAY 2014

By |2014-05-29T10:03:46+00:00May 29th, 2014|Categories: CISLAC-SOTU Resources|

We, the ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Fisheries and Aquaculture, having met with AUCC in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 01-02 may 2014, on the theme of the Year of Agriculture and food security : Transforming Africa’s Agriculture for Shared Prosperity and improvement livelihoods through Harnessing Opportunity for conclusive Growth and Sustainable Development; Recognizing and appreciating [...]

Experts move to Strengthen Revenue Generation in Africa

By |2014-03-06T14:26:40+00:00March 6th, 2014|Categories: CISLAC-SOTU Resources|

By Ian Gary Five experts say resource-rich African governments should not leave money on the table. Much is made about the (potential) benefits of billions of dollars of oil, gas and mining revenues in Africa but there has been far less attention on the ability (or willingness) of resource-rich countries to actually collect all that is [...]

Justifying the Extent of Domestication of AU Instruments on Women’s Rights in Nigeria

By |2014-02-06T16:50:39+00:00February 6th, 2014|Categories: CISLAC-SOTU Resources|

  By Zainab Murtala Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union Commission Across the world, the protection of human rights has been brought to the fore of international agendas for development as one of the key requirements for sustainable growth. In Gender Justice[1], Human Rights were defined as a value system that [...]

COMMUNIQUÉ ISSUED AT THE END OF A ONE DAY CONSULTATIVE MEETING BY STATE OF THE UNION NIGERIA CAMPAIGN PLATFORM (SOTU-N-CAMP) TO STRENGTHEN SOTU-N-CAMP’S ENGAGEMENT ON CITIZEN’S PARTICIPATION IN POLICY DEVELOPMENT, IMPLEMENTATION AND MONITORING OF AFRICAN UNION (AU) INSTRUMENTS WITHIN THE COUNTRY HELD ON THE 17TH OF DECEMBER 2013 AT THE LAGOS AIRPORT HOTEL, IKEJA.

By |2014-02-06T16:25:58+00:00February 6th, 2014|Categories: CISLAC-SOTU Resources|

PREAMBLE State of the Union Nigeria Campaign Platform (SOTU-N-CAMP) with support from the Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) organized a One Day Consultative Meeting with the aim of Strengthening SOTU-N-CAMPs engagement in Citizen’s Participation in Policy Development, Implementation and Monitoring of African Union (AU) Instruments within the Country. The meeting had in attendance SOTU-N-CAMP member [...]

Strengthening Parliamentary Oversight of National Budgets in Africa

By |2014-02-06T15:55:57+00:00February 6th, 2014|Categories: CISLAC-SOTU Resources|

  President of World Bank, Jim Yong Kim Since 2009, African Public Accounts Com- mittees (PACs) and the Southern African Development Community Organization of Public Accounts Committees (SADCOPAC) and Eastern African Association of Public Accounts Committees (EAAPAC) regional networks have made strides in improving the benefits of national budgets for citizens. By participating in [...]

New Multiple Indicator 2014 Africa Scorecards on Food Insecurity and Hunger

By |2014-02-06T15:18:34+00:00February 6th, 2014|Categories: CISLAC-SOTU Resources|

Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union Commission By Rotimi Sankore The ongoing AU Summit theme on Agriculture and Food Security is long overdue. The inability of many African governments to implement policy and investment for effective mass food production, storage, distribution and affordability is one of the most inexplicable challenge’s facing [...]

Nigeria: Study to Audit and Monitor Compliance and Implementation of Protocols, Conventions and Decisions of the African Union Member States

By |2013-11-13T16:56:44+00:00November 13th, 2013|Categories: Books, CISLAC-SOTU Resources, Publications|

  The State of the Union Nigeria Report 2013 is a study to audit and monitor compliance and implementation of protocols, conventions and decisions of the African Union (AU) Member States of which Nigeria is party to. The Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has provided for the domestication of all international treaties that Nigeria [...]

The African Convention on Preventing and Combating Corruption

By |2013-02-04T11:22:43+00:00February 4th, 2013|Categories: CISLAC-SOTU Resources|

Context and Background In 2003 the African Union (AU) adopted the African Convention on Preventing and Combatting Corruption and it subsequently came into force on the 5th of August 2006. 34 countries to date have ratified it. The convention focuses on the promotion of accountability and transparency in the management of public affairs and creating conditions [...]

The Revised African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

By |2013-02-04T11:21:45+00:00February 4th, 2013|Categories: CISLAC-SOTU Resources|

The Revised African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources Context and Background The 1968 African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (ACCNNR) was revised in 2003 by the African Union and boosts the commitment by African governments to protecting the environment and the sustainable use of natural resources and a [...]

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