Organs of the African Union

The AU Flag

The African Union is governed by organs as per Article 5 of the Constitutive Act of the African Union.[1]


Assembly of the Union[]

Assembly in session

Executive Council[]

Pan-African Parliament[]

Court of Justice[]


The commission's headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Permanent Representatives Committee[]

Specialized Technical Committees[]


Financial Institutions[]

Peace and Security Council[]

Burundian soldiers training prior to their deployment to serve in Somalia


  1. ^ "Constitutive Act of the African Union" (PDF). African Union. 2000. Retrieved 2 February 2014.