Committee
African Union
Country
Congo

Author

Liudmila Finster
Russian Federation

Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/8141

The Delegation of the Republic of Congo Represented by Liudmila Finster

Position Paper for the African Union

The issues before the AU are: Reducing violence in Central Africa between military and paramilitary groups and the recruitment of child soldiers and safeguarding exhaustible natural resources against foreign exploitation. Both topics are of paramount priority and utmost importance for the Republic of Congo. Therefore the delegation of the Republic of Congo is looking forward to having a fruitful debate with other delegations of the African Union and to collaborating with them in order to find possible and alternative solutions of these problems.

Topic I: Reducing violence in Central Africa between military and paramilitary groups and the recruitment of child soldiers

1997 was a crucial year in the history of the Republic of Congo when due to the political tensions exploded a full-scale civil war. The whole country submerged into total chaos with no orders and laws and with the army split into ethnic-based factions. Nort...