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31st AU Summit in Mauritania: Winning the Fight against Corruption

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The 31st African Union (AU) Summit kicks off today in Nouakchott, the Islamic Republic of Mauritania.

The 31st African Union (AU) Summit takes place from 25th June to 2nd July 2018, in Nouakchott, the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, bringing together the Heads of State and Government from the 55 African Union Member States under the theme 'Winning the Fight against Corruption: A Sustainable Path to Africa’s Transformation'.

joint AU-EU Women in Power event will be held on the margins of the summit on the 30th June to discuss the role of women as drivers of political, social and economic development on both continents, with interventions from the AU Chairperson and President of Rwanda, Paul Kagamé and the EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica.