Ellen Presents Post 2015 Development Agenda Final Report To AU

Ellen Presents Post 2015 Development Agenda Final Report To AUPresident Ellen Johnson has presented the Final Report of the High Level Committee of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) on the Post-2015 Development Agenda to the 26th Session of the African Union Assembly, a dispatch from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, has said.

According to the dispatch, President Sirleaf delivered the report on the second day of the 26th Session of the AU Assembly on Sunday, January 31, 2016.

She informed the Assembly that the High Level Committee (HLC) was requested to crystallize, synthesize and consult as deemed necessary, in order to finalize a Common African Position (CAP) on the Post-2015 development agenda, and ensure that the priorities identified therein are integrated into the new global development agenda.

“The HLC was also requested to report annually on the implementation process by member states. The Assembly also mandated AU Commission, the NEPAD Agency, in collaboration with UNECA, AfDB, UNDP and other organizations operating in the social sector, to support the activities of the HLC,” she indicated.

Available at: http://www.liberianobserver.com/news/ellen-presents-post-2015-development-agenda-final-report-au 

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