ALGIERS- Minister of Foreign Affairs and National Community Abroad, Ramtane Lamamra, on Tuesday evening, flew to Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) at the head of a large delegation to participate in the 39th Ministerial Session of the African Union (AU) Executive Council, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a communiqué.
“The Minister of Foreign Affairs and the National Community Abroad, Ramtane Lamamra, flew, on Tuesday evening, to Addis Ababa in Ethiopia to participate in the work of the 39th session of the Executive Council of the African Union (AU), which brings together the foreign ministers of all member states, “the statement said.
“The Council will have to address, during this session, a set of issues related to the implementation of Agenda 2063 and the prospects for strengthening cooperation between the countries of the continent in the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic. It will also address a range of dossiers related to common African action and evoke the means to enable continental institutions, such as; the African Parliament, to carry out the missions entrusted to them, ”added the ministry.
It is also planned “to finalize the establishment of the AU Commission by the election of two commissioners, to define the main theme of the next summit as well as to approve the budget of the organization for the financial year 2022 “, highlighted the document.
On the sidelines of the work of the Executive Council, “Mr. Lamamra will hold a series of meetings with the high authorities of the host country and his African counterparts, as well as with several officials of the AU Commission and various continental organs and institutions”, concluded the press release.