Show Summary Details

Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD REFERENCE ( (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2013. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single entry from a reference work in OR for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 28 October 2020

The African Union: Successes and Failures 

The Oxford Encyclopedia of African Politics
Thomas Kwasi TiekuThomas Kwasi Tieku

The African Union (AU) is the premier international organization on the African continent. The Addis Ababa–based organization brings together 54 independent African countries and Western Sahara to promote continental political unity, security cooperation, and economic integration and to enhance African agency on the world stage (... ...

Access to the complete content on Oxford Reference requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can''t find the answer there, please contact us.