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Events in Senegal

6 March
The run-off election has been set for Sunday 25 March, with results due on 28 March. We are evaluating the implications for the Congress which begins on 29 March and will provide another update before the end of the week.

2 March
President Abdoulaye Wade and second-placed opposition candidate Macky Sall will contest a run-off Presidential election in mid-March. The first round of the election was completed peacefully on Friday with Wade gaining 35% and Sall 27% of the vote.


African Greens Support the Democratic Demands of Syrian People

The violent crackdown by the Syrian regime on un-armed protestors is claiming innocent lives. The excessive military intervention is aimed at aborting people’s demands for change and political, economical, social reformation in their effort to enable and lead the Syrian people to great hopes and ambitions. The African Greens Federation strongly condemns these barbaric acts and confirms its support to the Syrian people demanding democratic governance.

We would also like to stress the following:  


African Greens Mourn the Death of Prof.Wangari Maathai

The African Greens Federation, is deeply saddened by the death of Prof.Wangari Maathai, who passed away on 25th September, 2011, at Nairobi Hospital in Kenya.

She contributed a lot to the formation of the African Greens Federation and was a great source of encouragement to young greens.

We shall always remember her tireless efforts to the betterment of mother earth.

We wish to convey our sincere condolences to her family, members and staff of the Green Belt Movement, Mazingira Green Party of Kenya and the entire African Greens family.


Academie Verts d'Afrique - Communique

Réunis en Academie Verte à Ouagadougou les 25 et 26 les partis Verts , membres de la Fédération des Verts d' Afrique FEVA ont , Durant les travaux, écouté des rapports des partis du Maroc, du Benin, du Senegal de la Republique Démocratique du Congo, du Mali, du Nigeria, de l'Angola du Niger, du Burkina Faso, du Ghana et du Rwanda

Ayant en outre discuté du Programme de la fédération pour l' exercice 2012-2015, ils ont convenu d'alimenter ce dernier a partir des conclusions retenues des débats politiques qui se sont déroulés le 26 Juin

Neuf ont été traités parmi lesquels;


African Greens' Acadamy - Communique

Met during the African Greens Academy in Ouagadougou the 25th and 26th June 2011, members of the African Greens, during their work, received Country Reports from: Morocco, Benin, Senegal, Democratic Republic of Congo, Mali, Nigeria, Angola, Niger, Burkina Faso, Ghana and Rwanda. Togo and Ivory Coast were excused.

Members also discussed the African Greens program from 2012- 2015. It was decided to feed this through the conclusions of the political debate that would happen the 26th June.

During the political debates, nine themes were analysed, these are:


TUNISIA: African Greens Federation calls for Peace and Non-Violence

Based on the African Green Charter's principle of Non-Violence and Participatory Democracy;

In solidarity with the Opposition Tunisian Green Party (Parti Tunisie Verte);

The African Greens Federation is deeply concerned by the escalating violence and unrest in Tunisia and calls upon the;

  1. Tunisian Government to take all urgent measures and solve the underlying problems to the on-going protests and restore peace and democracy for the Tunisian people.
  2. People of Tunisia to do their best and solve their problems in a peaceful and non-violent manner.

TUNISIE: La Fédération des Verts Africains appelle à la Paix et la Non-violence

Se référant à la non-violence et la démocratie participative, lesquels principes sont sauve-gardés dans la Charte des Verts Africains;

Et en affirmant sa solidarité avec le parti écologiste tunisien (le Parti Tunisie Verte);

La Fédération des Verts Africains affirme sa préoccupation profonde en raison de l'intensification de la violence et des troubles en Tunisie et demande:


Resolution regarding Mrs. Fatima Alaoui and North Africa

The Executive Committee of the Federation during its meeting on 20th September 2010: Reconfirmed the suspension of Mrs Fatima Alaoui's participation in any correspondence appearing on the shared site of AGF. It also Reconfirmed the decision that Mrs Fatima Alaoui be replaced immediately as the AGF representative for North Africa by Dr. Mohamed Awad of the Egyptian Greens party.




African Greens Report to Global Greens Coordination

African Greens Federation Report to Global Greens Coordination.

To be presented in the GGC meeting in Tallin, Estonia, October 2010

African Greens Federation-AGF

Executive Report to Global Greens Coordination

To be presented in the GGC meeting in Estonia, October 2010

Executive Summary:


Rapport Exécutif des Verts Africains à la Coordination des Verts mondiaux

Rapport Exécutif de la fédération des Verts africains à presenter à la réunion de la Coordination des Verts mondiaux en Estonie, en octobre 2010

Fédération des Verts africains - FEVA

Rapport exécutif à presenter à la réunion de la Coordination des Verts mondiaux en Estonie, en octobre 2010

Récapitulation exécutive: