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28 February 2017
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The Republic of Burundi launches the AU 2017 theme

On February 28, 2017, following the official launch by Heads of State and Government during the Summit in Addis Ababa, the Republic of Burundi launched the African Union’s theme for 2017: Harnessing... Read more

25 February 2017
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The Republic of Congo launches the AU 2017 theme

On February 24, 2017, following the official launch by Heads of State and Government during the Summit in Addis Ababa, the Republic of Congo became the first African nation to launch the  African... Read more

22 February 2017
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UNFPA and OAFLA Discuss Joint Activities in 2017

A delegation from the OAFLA Secretariat joined the UNFPA Liaison Office on the 22nd February to discuss the joint activities to be implemented in the 2017, the year devoted for the Demographic... Read more

10 February 2017
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AUC Steering Committee Meeting on Harnessing the Demographic Dividend Through Investments in Youth

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: UNFPA Liaison Office to the AU and ECA Participated in the  1st and 2nd meeting of the steering committee on harnessing the demographic dividend through investments in youth at... Read more

1 February 2017
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28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of African Heads of State and Government

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: The AU Heads of State and Government met in Addis Ababa for their 28thOrdinary Session from 30-31 January 2017 under the theme of “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through... Read more

30 January 2017
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UNFPA Supports the Launch of the African Union Theme of the Year 2017

As part of the official launch of the theme of the year at the AU Summit, H.E. Dr. Martial De-Paul Ikounga, Commissioner of the Human, Resources, Science, and Technology Department, worked closely... Read more

30 January 2017
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High Level Round-table on Harnessing the Continental Demographic Dividend: Taking Family Planning to the Next Level and Reviewing Africa’s FP2020 Commitments

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: UNFPA, in partnership with the United Kingdom’s Department of International Development and the Ethiopian Ministry of Health held a high level roundtable followed by a press... Read more

27 January 2017
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9th African Union Gender Pre-Summit Discusses Demographic Dividend, Youth Empowerment and Leadership and Civic Participation for Young Women

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: The African Union held its 9th Gender Pre-Summit under the theme “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in Youth: Empowering Young People, Especially Young... Read more

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