Executive Council of the African Union, 15th Ordinary Session, Sirte, Libya, 24-30 June 2009

Sectors : International partnerships and support for Pan-African institutions, Regional cooperation and integration, Peace-building and peacekeeping, Financial Institutions, markets, services and microfinance, Climate change - general, General health and health funding
Organisation : AU
Date made: 
2009
Level: 
Ministerial

Commitments in: Development partnerships - International partnerships and support for Pan-African institutions

"DECISION ON THE REPORT OF THE FOURTH CONFERENCE OF AFRICAN MINISTERS OF INTEGRATION
The Executive Council,...

...2. ENDORSES the recommendations and REQUESTS Member States and the Regional Economic Communities (RECs) to implement them in collaboration with partners;”
 

Scope: 
Regional Africa

Commitments in: Development partnerships - Regional cooperation and integration

“DECISION ON THE NEGOTIATIONS OF ECONOMIC PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENTS (EPAs)

The Executive Council,...

...2. ENDORSES the EPAs Template prepared by the Commission, in collaboration with the Regional Economic Communities (RECs) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA);

3. ALSO ENDORSES the Declaration on EPAs negotiations that was adopted by the Fifth Ordinary Session of the Conference of African Union (AU) Ministers of Trade held in March 2009;...”
 

Scope: 
Regional Africa

Commitments in: Peace and security - Peace-building and peacekeeping

“DECISION ON THE REPORT OF THE SIXTH MEETING OF THE AFRICAN CHIEFS OF DEFENSE STAFF AND HEADS OF SAFETY AND SECURITY SERVICES AND THE THIRD ORDINARY MEETING OF THE AFRICAN MINISTERS OF DEFENSE, SAFETY AND SECURITY ON THE OPERATIONALIZATION OF THE AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE

The Executive Council,...

...3. ENDORSES the recommendations contained in the Declaration adopted by the Third Ordinary Meeting of the Ministers of Defense, Safety and Security regarding the operationalisation of ASF by 2010;...”
 

Scope: 
Regional Africa

“DECISION ON THE SITUATION IN PALESTINE AND THE MIDDLE EAST

The Executive Council,

2. REITERATES its full support for the legitimate struggle of the Palestinian people,under the leadership of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), their sole and legitimate representative against the Israeli Occupation, to obtain their inalienable national rights, including their right to self-determination, return to their homeland and property, and to live in peace and stability in an Independent Palestinian State with Al-Quds Al-sharif (Jerusalem) as its capital, in accordance with the principle of International Law, all pertinent United Nations (UN) Resolutions, particularly Resolution 194, which calls for the return of refugees to their homeland and properties, and the resolutions and decisions of the OAU/AU;

3. REAFFIRMS its full support for a peaceful solution of the Arab-Israeli conflict on the basis of the principles of the International Law and all relevant resolutions...”
 

Scope: 
Regional Africa

Commitments in: Private Sector development and financial services for the poor - Financial Institutions, markets, services and microfinance

“DECISION ON THE REPORT OF THE SECOND AFRICAN UNION (AU)/UNITED NATIONS ECONOMIC COMMISSION FOR AFRICA (UNECA) JOINT CONFERENCE OF AFRICAN MINISTERS OF FINANCE, PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

“The Executive Council,...

...2. ENDORSES the recommendations contained in the Report and the Resolutions annexed thereto;...”
 

Scope: 
Regional Africa

Commitments in: Climate Change - Climate change - general

“DECISION ON THE REPORT OF THE AFRICAN MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE ON ENVIRONMENT (AMCEN) SPECIAL SESSION ON CLIMATE CHANGE

The Executive Council,...

... 3. ENDORSES the recommendations reached at the Third Special Session of AMCEN on the African process for combating climate change;...”
 

Scope: 
Regional Africa

Commitments in: Health - General health and health funding

“DECISION ON THE REPORT OF THE FOURTH SESSION OF THE AFRICAN UNION CONFERENCE OF MINISTERS OF HEALTH

The Executive Council,...

...2. ENDORSES the recommendations of the Fourth Session of the AU Conference of Ministers of Health;”
 

Scope: 
Regional Africa