KEY MILESTONES

2009: Entry into force of the Pelindaba Treaty

2010: 1st Conference of the State Parties (CSP). AUC Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) 

2011: 1st Meeting of the African Commission on Nuclear Energy (AFCONE). AUC Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)

2012: 2nd Conference of the State Parties (CSP). AUC Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)

2014: 3rd Conference of the State Parties (CSP). AUC Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)

2015 (November): Signature of the Host Agreement between the AUC & the Government of South Africa. AUC Addis Ababa. Ethiopia

2018 (March): 4th CSP: Adoption of the Programme of Work 2018-2020

2018 (April): Meeting with the African Union Peace & Security Council (AUC)

2018 (June): Election by the CSP of the Commissioners (AFCONE).

2018 (October): Ordinary Session of the Elected AFCONE

2018 (December): Move to the New AFCONE Premises in Pretoria. South Africa. 

2018 (December): Organisation of the 1st AFCONE Bureau Meeting (Pretoria)

2019 (February): Organisation of the AFCONE Extra Ordinary Session (Algiers/ Algeria): Partnership Development & Commemoration of the 1st Nuclear Test in Africa (13 Feb 1960) 

2019 (April): Meeting with the African Union Peace and Security Council (AUC)

2019 (May): Signature of a MoU with ESARDA/ European Union.

2019 (June): Organisation of the First Joint Event AFCONE- International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Nuclear Safeguards.