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Ministry of Higher Education, American University in Cairo (AUC) Inaugurate Centers for Career Development at Zagazig University

Zagazig University inaugurated three Centers for Career Development through a partnership between the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Ministry of Higher Education, and the American University in Cairo Today, students at Zagazig University have additional resources to prepare for and find jobs after they graduate. Zagazig University inaugurated three Centers for Career Development through a partnership between the …

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Meetings of the Working Groups of the Africa-Arab Partnership in the areas of Trade and Investment; Transport, Communication and Energy

A three-day meeting of the two Working Groups of the Africa-Arab Partnership in the areas of Trade and Investment and Transport, Communication and Energy kicked off on 3 February 2016, at the Headquarters of the African Union Commission in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, with a joint plenary session. Opening the meeting, the Co-chair on the African side, Dr. Levi Uche Madueke, …

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AUC School of Business Partners with Top Five Business Schools in Africa to Enhance Entrepreneurship

The American University in Cairo ( AUC ) signed a novel partnership agreement with a consortium of leading African business schools from four major countries. The newly formed African Academic Association on Entrepreneurship (AAAE) is committed to sharing resources, expertise and research to give a much-needed boost to entrepreneurship, job creation and economic development on the continent. AAAE will promote …

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The Panel of the Wise concludes its third solidarity mission to Tunisia The Panel commends Tunisia for its efforts towards consensus building and inclusivity

Two members of the Panel of the Wise of the African Union (AU), Mrs. Mary Chinery-Hesse and Mrs. Madeleine Kalala-Ngoy, undertook, in a spirit of pan-Africanism and solidarity, a mission to Tunisia from 1 to 6 July 2013, primarily to mark the continued support of the Africa for the continuation of the steady progress being made by the people and …

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Ministerial conference adopts integrated African strategy for meteorology

An integrated African strategy for meteorology to meet challenges such as climate change and extreme weather hazards has been adopted by a ministerial-level conference in Zimbabwe. The Second Session of the African Ministerial Conference on Meteorology 12-15 October 2012 also focused on how to improve weather and climate services for sustainable development, particularly for priority sectors such as agriculture, water, …

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African Union Commission Chairperson Concludes Official Visit to Bahrain

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), Dr. Jean Ping, has concluded an official visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain at the invitation of the Bahraini Government. During the visit which took place from 8 to 9 October 2012, the Chairperson was received at Al Sakhir Palace on Monday, 9 October 2012 by the King of Bahrain, His Majesty …

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Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC) Concludes Official Visit to Kuwait

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), Dr. Jean Ping, has concluded an official visit to the State of Kuwait at the invitation of the Kuwaiti Government. During the visit which took place from 6 to 8 October 2012, the Chairperson was received by the Emir of Kuwait, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al- Sabah; the Prime Minister, His …

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Preparations underway for second Africa Trade Forum

Preparations for the second Africa Trade Forum (ATF II) are underway on the theme: “Boosting Intra-African Trade and Establishing the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA)”. The forum is a joint initiative of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the African Union Commission (AUC) and the African Development Forum (AfDB) and is scheduled to be held from 24-26 September 2012 in …

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The African Union has a new commission

The Assembly of Heads of State and Government has elected the new Commission of the African Union. The election and confirmation was made at the Assembly’s 19th Ordinary Session held from 15-16 July at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa. The new Commission is composed as follows – Chairperson: Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Foreign Minister and Former Minister of Home …

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Dlamini Zuma elected new AU Commission chairperson

Addis Ababa – The Southern African Development Community (SADC) exploded with jubilation following news on Sunday night that South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma had won her bid to become the first woman to lead the powerful African Union Commission. Dlamini Zuma, one of South Africa’s longest serving cabinet ministers, managed to garner the required 60 percent and …

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