The 18th Ordinary Session of the Summit of the African Union (AU) is scheduled to take place from 23 to 30 January 2012 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Holding under the theme: “Boosting Intra-African Trade”, the summit will officially kick off on Monday 23 January 2012, with the 23rd Ordinary Session of the Permanent Representatives Committee (PRC).
According to the PRC agenda for the 18th AU Summit, the Ambassadors will for two days (23 and 24 January 2012) exchange views on specific reports including the reports of the sub-committees on structures; multilateral cooperation; contributions; economic and trade matters; the report on NEPAD as well as that of the Special Emergency Assistance Fund for Drought and Famine in Africa (SEAF). They will consider the working documents and draft decisions in preparation of the 20th Ordinary Session of the Executive Council.
Below is a list of all NEPAD related events at the AU Summit:
NEPAD Steering Committee
Venue: CR 2, UNECA Headquarters
Time: 10h00 - 18h00
26th NEPAD Heads of State and Government Orientation Committee (HSGOC)
Venue: African Union Commission
Time: 10h00 to 13h00
Permanent Representatives’ Committee (PRC)
Venue: Plenary Hall
Time: 10:00 Hours – 13:00 Hours 15:00 Hours – 18:00 Hour
18th AU Assembly