The secretariat is mandated to support the work of Parliament by working to achieve the following objectives as spelt out in Article 3 of the Protocol to the Treaty establishing the African Community relating to the Pan-African Parliament:

  •  Facilitate the effective implementation of the policies and objectives of the OAU/AEC and ultimately, of the African Union.
  •   Promote the principles of human rights and democracy in Africa.
  •   Encourage good governance, transparency, and accountability in the Member States.
  •   Familiarize the peoples of Africa with the objectives and policies aimed at integrating the African continent within the framework of the establishment of the African Union.
  •   Promote peace, security, and stability.
  •   Contribute to a more prosperous future for the people of Africa by promoting collective self-reliance and economic recovery.
  •   Facilitate cooperation and development in Africa
  •   Strengthen Continental solidarity and build a sense of common destiny among the peoples of Africa.
  •   Facilitate cooperation among Regional Economic Communities and their Parliamentary fora.



Deputy Clerk - Legislative Business and ConferencesMr. Gali Massa HAROU

Head of Human Resources and Administration

Mrs. Vivian ABII

Head of Committees, Research, Documentation and Library Division

Mr. Galal NASSIR

Head of Finance

Ms. Charlotte MARCK

Head of Plenary Hansard, Translation & Interpretation