20th AU Summit
Introduction The Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa hosted the 20th summit of the African Union (AU) from January 21, 2013 to January 28, 2013. The summit held under the theme "Pan-Africanism and African Renaissance”.
18th AU Summit
Introduction The 18th AU summit was held in the new AU headquarters in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, on 29-30 January 2012, under the theme "Boosting Intra African Trade" with the participation of 38 AU heads of states and governments. For the 1st time Tunisian President Moncef Marzo
Egypt's Role as Founder of African Union
Egypt contributed to founding the African Union (AU) through the suggestion of the Egyptian delegation which participated in Lomé Summit in 2000 – the constitutive summit of the AU – to make some amendments to the draft document as follows:
Egypt and African Security and Stability
Egypt supports the principle of collective security of Africa to stress the importance of Africa as its strategic depth. Therefore, Egypt's keenness and actions at all levels to settle political crises in Africa appeared as follows: