Assembly of the African Union, 14th Ordinary Session, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 31 January-2 February 2010

Sectors : International partnerships and support for Pan-African institutions, Regional cooperation and integration, Science, research and technology general
Organisation : AU
Date made: 
2010
Level: 
Heads Of State
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“Decision on the integration of The New Partnership For Africa’s Development (NEPAD) into the structures and processes of The African Union including the establishment of the NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency (NPCA)

The Assembly,
1. RECALLS AND REAFFIRMS the Decision of the Second Session of the Assembly in Maputo of July 2003, the 13-Point Conclusions of the Algiers New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Brainstorming Meeting of March 2007 as endorsed by the Tenth Ordinary Session of the Assembly in Addis Ababa in February 2008 and the outcomes of the Dakar NEPAD Review Summit of April 2008 as the basis for the integration of NEPAD into the structures and processes of the African Union (AU);...

...5. HEREBY APPROVES:
a. The establishment of the NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency (NPCA) as a technical body of the African Union in replacement of the NEPAD Secretariat with the mandate to:

i. Facilitate and coordinate the implementation of the continental and regional priority programmes and projects;

ii. Mobilize resources and partners in support of the implementation of Africa’s priority programmes and projects;

iii. Conduct and coordinate research and knowledge management;

iv. Monitor and evaluate the implementation of programmes and projects; and

v. Advocate on the AU and NEPAD vision, mission and core principles/values.”
 

Scope: 
Africa