Peace and Security Council Report No 92, June 2016
At the upcoming AU summit, will leaders equip the Peace and Security Council to deal with conflicts?
In this issue
Special Focus: 29th AU summit
Will the African Union (AU) Assembly equip the Peace and Security Council (PSC) and the AU Commission with the necessary mandates to deal with conflicts?
Heads of state and government are expected to take critical decisions that will shape the future of the AU as the main driver of integration on the continent.
Angola has a key role in how the current political crisis in the DRC plays out.
A retrospective of the work of the PSC shows ambassadors did not take a strong stand on individual crises last year.
There is growing scepticism over the viability of the African Standby Force.