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The Pan African Youth Union is the coordinating body of youth organizations at National, Regional and Continental Africa. It is the advisory agency Youth Commission of the African Union. After its revitalization in 2008, following the decision of the Summit of Heads of State and Government in July 2006 and installed its headquarters in Khartoum since 25 May 2011, the UPJ work today to complete the Action Plan of the decade of African youth.
It is recognized by the African Union to act EX.CL / DEC.468 (XIV) to be the spokesman of the national youth organizations, clusters and networks of youth-led 54 member states the African Union.
It maintains relations of cooperation and partnership with regional organizations, Continental and International like-minded in promoting the rights of youth and the implementation of the African Youth Charter, Agenda 2063, Agenda post 2015 and other major continental and international tools to enable African youth at the center of all the institutions.
The headquarters of the UPJ was established in Khartoum Avenue AL Salam Al Taif due to a bilateral agreement signed May 22, 2015 between the Sudanese Government and the Pan African Youth Union.