Joint statement issued by over 350 African civil society organisations 23 January 2013 Civil Society groups urge African Union to act on Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile crisis To our African Leaders On the eve of the next African Union (AU) meeting on the Sudans, we appeal to you to do all you can to end the violence and restore peace to the people of Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile in Sudan.
What does ACS stand for?
ACS stands for African Civil Society (UN)
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We have 1344 other meanings of ACS in our Acronym Attic
- Advocates for Children's Services (North Carolina)
- AEGIS Combat System
- Aerial Common Sensor
- Aerospace Medicine Consultation Service (USAF)
- Affiliated Computer Services, Inc.
- Affiliated Construction Services, Inc.
- Afghans for a Civil Society
- Afloat Correlation System
- Afloat Cryptologic Systems
- African & Caribbean Society
- Afrika, Caribisch Gebied en de Stille Zuidzee (Dutch: African, Caribbean, and Pacific states)
- Aged and Community Services (Australia)
- Aged Care Services
- Agency Computer Systems, Inc.
- Agile Combat Support
- Air Campaign Simulator
- Air Capable Ship
- Air Cargo Security
- Air Cavalry Squadron
- Air Charter Services (various locations)
Samples in periodicals archive:
A number of African civil society groups have raised concern about the direction of the G8's efforts on food security," said Oxfam's Lamine Ndiaye.
Oxfam has played a vital role in establishing official communications between African civil society and African Union, said Al-Arabi and wished the Arab world to do the same.
A meeting held in March 2010 involving the Bank and selected African CSOs resulted in an agreement to undertake a study on ways of enhancing cooperation and collaboration between the Bank and the African civil society community and update the existing engagement framework.
Summary: Dakar - A group of civil society players announced, Sunday in Dakar, the creation of two new networks to support Morocco's autonomy project for the Moroccan Sahara through communication and raising-awareness actions with the African civil society.
In the contexts of transnational struggles and pragmatic feminist analysis, scholars and activists explore how women are addressing continuing challenges of restructuring the new South African civil society in the domains of politics, sports, justice for sexual violence, and training for children's participation in governance.
From March 23 - 27, 2009, the Goree Institute hosted the very first Building Resources in Democracy Governance and Elections (BRIDGE) training course in Senegal specifically for west African civil society Organisations (CSOs) working in electoral processes.
In order to save African civil society from the destructive activities of the ascriptive organizations, institutions like the World Bank, USAID, and INTRAC are deeply involved in efforts to build and strengthen the African civil society.