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Jean Ping

Date of Birth: November 1942
Place of Birth: Omboué, Gabon


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Diversions and deviations at the Summit

Libya's King of Kings The Chairman of the AU Commission, Gabon's Jean Ping, had hoped to avoid disruption to the main business of the summit by devoting an entire day to Gadaffi's unity plan...


Before and after the voting

The junta used Conté’s state funeral on 26 December to open talks with regional leaders and the Chairman of the African Union, Gabon’s Jean Ping, whose organisation led international condemnation of Camara’s coup...


    Vol 2 (AAC) No 1 |
  • CHINA

Wu Bangguo

He met Jean Ping, the Gabonese Chairman of the African Union Commission, and the two men attended the opening of the AU’s new Chinese-financed US$150 million conference and office complex...


Financial and political chaos

The net losers in the imbroglio were the AU, whose Jean Ping became a more forceful advocate for the Sudan government than Khartoum itself, and the ICC, which could be fatally undermined by a lack of international support on this key issue...


Message from the wazungu

Outgoing AU Chairman Alpha Oumar Konaré said the organisation could not sit with 'its arms folded' in the midst of mass violence and ethnic cleansing but his successor, Gabon's former Foreign Minister Jean Ping, seems happy to let Annan and his mediators take the lead on the issue...


    Vol 49 No 4 |
  • CHAD

Beyond the borders

That seems likely to persist now that Mali's Alpha Oumar Konaré has been replaced as President of the AU Commission by the Gabonese diplomat Jean Ping...


    Vol 1 (AAC) No 9 |
  • CHINA

Zhai Jun

On 30 June, he met with AU Chairman Jean Ping and handed over donations of US$300,000 to the AU and $600,000 to UNAMID...


No man an island

Gabon's debts represent 40 per cent of GDP, and in September, Foreign Minister Jean Ping announced plans to increase them with a $3 billion, iron ore-backed loan from China's Exim Bank for infrastructure to exploit reserves in Belinga (AC Vol 47 No 14)...


The good, the bad and the ugly rumours

Negotiating outcomes The President of the General Assembly (GA), Gabon's Foreign Minister Jean Ping, issued the first draft of the summit's 'outcomes document' in June...


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