Thematic Conferences

Thematic Conferences

 The African Parliamentary Union took part in the organization of African parliamentary conferences on various important topics in close collaboration and partnership with the Inter-Parliamentary Union and the specialized Organizations of the United Nations:

  • Conference on Employment in Africa, Dakar (Senegal), October 1985; 
  • Conference on Agricultural development and Food security in Africa, Harare (Zimbabwe), December 1986 ;
  • Conference on Health: a basis for development in Africa, Brazaville (Congo), July 1988 ;
  • Conference on the Contribution of Parliaments to Democracy in Africa,  Harare (Zimbabwe), April 1998;
  • Conference on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) , Niamey (Niger), February 2002;
  • Conference on Refugees, Cotonou (Benin) , June 2004;
  • Conference on Female Genital Mutilations, Dakar (Senegal), December 2005;
  • 1st Conference on migration, Rabat (Morocco) , May 2008;
  • 2nd Conference on migration, Djibouti, February 2016;
  • 3rd Conference on migration, Niamey (Niger), September 2018