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AU faced with old crises as leaders plot to polish scorecard, roadmap

African Union (AU) Commissioner Moussa Faki makes his remarks during the Africa Climate Summit held at the Kenyatta International Conference Center (KICC) in Nairobi, Kenya on September 5, 2023. PHOTO | FRANCIS NDERITU | NMG

What you need to know:

  • The continental body is gathering as conflict and violence rages in Ethiopia itself.
  • The ICG suggested leaders must also focus on Sudan, where the search for ceasefire has failed numerous times.
  • Some experts argued AU’s failings are related to the way it communicates about crises.