Opening Statement by Dr. Alhaji Sarjoh Bah, Director of Conflict Management Directorate Political Affairs Peace and Security Department: Experts Meeting, 9 May 2022

Major General Mamadou Gaye of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Senegal and Chair of this Experts Meeting
Members of the Bureau of this 14th meeting of the Specialised Technical Committee on Defence, Safety and Security,
Representatives of Member States, as well as from Regional Economic Communities and Regional Mechanisms for Conflict Prevention, Management and Resolution,
International Partners attending this opening ceremony, Ladies and Gentlemen!