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Africa Week 2017: Addressing the Climate Change - Migration Nexus and its Implications for Peace and Security in Africa
19 Oct 2017 -  ■ Effects of migration and relocation on development, with a focus on young people and women.
■ Effective governance as a driver for peace and security.
■ APRM as the preventive mechanism for building peace and security; showcasing the latest APRM review reports.

Theme for 2017: "Supporting an Integrated, Prosperous, People-centred, Peaceful Africa: Towards the Implementation of Agenda 2063 and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development".

Africa Week celebrates and showcases Africa’s continuous advancements and achievements with respect to social, economic, political and environmental development. The Week also brings to the fore awareness on the new and emerging challenges confronting the continent, with an aim to mobilize international support at the global level for Africa’s development priorities and its inclusive transformative agenda.

Co-organized by the African Union Permanent Observer Mission, the Office of the Special Adviser on Africa (OSAA), the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the Department of Public Information, the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Planning and Coordinating Agency and the African Peer Review Mechanism.