H.E. Hilda Suka-Mafudze Permanent Representative

African Union Mission To the United States of America

AU Permanent Representative

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat, has appointed H.E. Hilda Suka-Mafudze as the Permanent Representative of the African Union Representational Mission to the United States of America. She is the third Permanent Representative to occupy the position. She replaces Amb. Arikana Chihombori Quao.

The African Union Representational Mission to the United States of America is the first bilateral diplomatic mission of the African Union.
Officially launched on July 11, 2007, in Washington, DC, its mandate is to undertake, develop and maintain constructive and productive institutional relationships between the African Union and the executive and legislative branches of the U.S. government, the African Diplomatic Corps, the Africans in the Diaspora, and the Bretton Woods Institutions through.
Its core function is to coordinate African Positions in efforts to mobilize support for Africa’s development and to adopt common positions on key issues; Build, Sustain and Nurture the Bilateral Relationship between the USA and the African Union.; Inform America and Promote Africa; To establish working relationships with World Bank Group, the International Monetary Fund, and the Organization of American States; AND Build Constituencies for Africa – Diaspora engagement.


Seraphine Manirambona Policy officer

Miriam Menda Admin Assistant

Josepha Musabyemariya Office of the Permanent Representative Secretariat

Adewale Olukunle Ogunsuyi Finance & Admin