Statement on the Election of Dr Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini-Zuma as the AUC Chairperson

The 40 members of the Solidarity for African Women’s Rights Coalition, based in 22 African countries, commend the African Union (AU) Heads of States and Governments on the successful election of Dr Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini-Zuma as its African Union Commission (AUC) first female Chairperson.

Tags: Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, AU WomenDownloads: PDF icon statement_appt_AUchair.pdf

SOAWR in collaboration with the AU Women, Gender and development Directorate and UNIFEM have concluded in Kigali, Rwanda a stakeholders' meeting on the implementation of the AU Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa.

Promoting a multisectoral approach to the Protocol on women’s rights

Image Caption: Litha Musyimi-Ogana, Director, Women, Gender, and Development Directorate, African Union CommissionTags: UNIFEM, AU Women, Gender and development Directorate, Rwanda, Stakeholders' MeetingDownloads: PDF icon FinalPressReleaseforProtocolMeeting-July.pdf, PDF icon Communique-Final.pdf