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ISS media commentary during the AU summit
8 June 2015

Pretoria, South Africa – Researchers from the Institute for Security Studies (ISS) are available to provide the media with informed analysis of the 25th African Union (AU) summit, which takes place this week in Johannesburg.

A comprehensive list of experts and their contact details is available on the new ISS Media Room.

ISS analysts will be attending the open sessions at the summit, and the ISS is hosting five side-events in Johannesburg on matters relevant to the AU.

The latest issue of the PSC Report, an independent online resource published by the ISS on the AU’s Peace and Security Council, focuses on this week’s summit.

Side events hosted by the ISS

Tuesday 9 June, Radisson Blu Gautrain hotel, Sandton

Friday 12 June, Sandton Sun hotel

Contact these ISS experts

Contact the ISS researchers below to book an interview:

Follow the ISS on Twitter @issafrica for insights from the summit and side events this week.

For more information, contact:

Antoinette Louw, head of communication, ISS: +27 82 883 5012,

About the Institute for Security Studies

The ISS is an African organisation that aims to enhance human security on the continent. It does independent and authoritative research, provides expert policy analysis and advice, and delivers practical training and technical assistance.