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African Union (AU)
Objectives: to achieve greater unity among African States; to defend states' integrity and independence; to accelerate political, social, and economic integration; to encourage international cooperation; to promote democratic principles and institutions. The AU is the biggest and the most important intergovernmental organization in the continent with the widest objectives including various issues.

Members (53): all African countries (except Morocco)
Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
NGO Media Statements
Author Date and Title
21 Jan 2014
Summit of the African Union: The urgency to Ensure Protection, Security and Justice to African Populations
28 Oct 2013
Side Event on the Fight against impunity for international crimes in Africa
18 Oct 2013
AU Summit on the ICC - Protecting leaders in office to the detriment of victims and peace
16 Oct 2013
Calls for Deferral or Stop of ICC Trials Inconceivable
Kenya Human Rights Commission
16 Oct 2013
The ICC Process Must Continue: A Call to Support the Cause of Justice and Accountability
15 Oct 2013
AU Pits Presidential Immunity against Human Security
Amnesty International
13 Oct 2013
AU Summit call for immunity of senior government officials is deplorable
Quotes and Statements