Accountability in Times of Covid 19 - The Role of CSOs
In March, following the outbreak of the COVID-19 in Africa, the AU-ECOSOCC and African Development Bank’s Gender, Women and Civil Society Department (AfDB-AHGC), initiated a webinar series aimed at raising awareness and sensitizing African citizens about the pandemic. ( July 17, 2020)
AU ECOSOCC and the AfDB, Thursday, hosted a teleconference on the theme: “Role of Youth in Shaping a Post-Pandemic Africa,” focused on how African youths can contribute in shaping the continent`s future – post-pandemic. ( July 01, 2020)
Highlights on the African Union's virtual conference on the theme: “The Role of Non-State Actors in Silencing the Guns in Africa,” focused on the role of non-state actors in ending conflicts and human rights violations on the African continent
As African governments began plans for the reopening of schools, AU ECOSOCC and AfDB Gender, Women and Civil Society Department’s last bi-weekly COVID-19 awareness webinar series focused on the theme: Building resilience in education systems, post pandemic ( June 20,2020)
In commemoration of Africa Day 2020, the secretariat of African Union Economic, Social and Cultural Council (AU ECOSOCC), hosted a roundtable discussion with journalists where the secretariat’s agenda for working with the African media was unveiled
In support of Africa’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ECOSOCC & AfDB’s Gender, Women and Civil Society Department, are jointly hosting a series of weekly thematic webinars aimed at raising awareness and sensitizing African citizens about the pandemic.
Kyeretwie Akwasi Osei, Head of Programmes at AU ECOSOCC, speaks about AU ECOSOCC’s partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) in support of the continental response to COVID-19 ( 15 April, 2020)