Peace & Security
H.E. Smaїl Chergui is an Algerian diplomat, born on 4 September 1956. He was re-elected Commissioner of the African Union Peace and Security Commission after a four-year term. Ambassador Chergui has more than 30 years of experience in the Algerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and more than 20 years in a position of high responsibility.
The Peace and Security Department (PSD) supports the Peace and Security Council (PSC) in the exercise of its responsibilities under the PSC Protocol .
Provide timely advice on potential conflicts and threats to peace and security in Africa to the AU decision-makers.
Management and resolution of conflicts in Africa, as well as post-conflict, peace-building reconstruction and development.
The Defense and Security Division (DSD) is part of the Peace and Security Department within the African Union Commission.
PSOD responds to Peace Support Operations (PSOs) matters within the Peace and Security Department.
The African Union Commission (AUC) envisions “an integrated continent that is politically united based on the ideals of Pan Africanism an
Highlights of the cooperation with the GIZ-project “Support to the African Union on Migration and Displacement”
Violent extremism is a global issue.
It is incontrovertible that the peace and security challenges experienced in Africa from the 1990s put continental and international atte
This newsletter highlights events held on the sidelines and during the 33rd Ordinary Summit of the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Through the lens of governance, peace and security, the brief provides an overview of the Government responses to COVID-19, state of the