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African Union and Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation in preventing conflict
The African Union (AU) and Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue (HD) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation in preventing conflict through mediation.
African Union Peace and Security Commissioner Ambassador Smail Chergui and HD Africa Regional Director Meredith Preston McGhie signed the agreement at the AU headquarters in Addis.
Ambassador Chergu on the occasion said: « We welcome the partnership with Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue and look forward to strengthening cooperation to prevent conflicts in Africa. »
The Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue is a private diplomacy organization based in Switzerland that assists in mediation between conflicting parties to prevent or end armed conflicts.
It also conducts research and analysis on mediation and peacemaking in support of its operational work to improve international efforts to secure and sustain peace, according to Fana Broadcasting Corporate.