The 78th session of the Executive Committee and the 44th Conference of the African Parliamentary Union kicked off on Sunday in Victoria Falls (Republic of Zimbabwe) from 05-10 November 2022 with the participation of Mr. Mohamed Salmi, Member of Parliament, Member of the Executive Committee of the African Parliamentary Union, and Lakhdar Moulay Saadoun Member of the National Assembly.
The session will discuss two main topics during the meetings of the African Parliamentary Union bodies on:
Parliaments Contribution to Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism: How to mitigate the effects of this scourge through good democratic governance. (Political Affairs Committee), The Economic and Social Repercussions of Terrorism on Populations: How to Increase Their Resilience. (Committee on Economic Affairs and Sustainable Development).
The representative of the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism will give a presentation regarding the mechanisms of coordinating parliamentary action in the field of counter-terrorism in order to make it more effective.