Sudan participates in ACIRC by a force that it would be fully operational shortly.
The meetings which began on September 1 aim to increase effectiveness of coordination and expediting the preparations for completion of the ACIRC forces standby to carry out its task .
It is to be noted that the ACIRC is sponsored by the African Union Commission and the African Peace and Security Council and managed by a strategic cell affiliated to African Union and that the officers are absorbed from the member and voluntary states .
The main purpose of the ACIRC is to enable the Africans to resolve their problems by themselves, employ capacities and potentialities of the continent and boost the values of cooperation and soldarity among the member states.
force is an idea that was proposed following an initiative from South Africa in 2013.
, which was established in 2013, consists of the following Volunteering Nations: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Chad, Burkina Faso, Egypt, Mozambique, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda.
Rwanda inked Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the African Union to official its devotion as African Capacity for Immediate Response to Crises (ACIRC) Volunteer Nation.
Rwanda is one amongst the 13 countries who are committed to forge the African Capacity for Immediate Response to Crises (ACIRC) in Africa.
Rwanda officially devoted one Motorised Infantry Battalion, one Artillery?Battery and one Level two Hospital to ACIRC.
At the inking function, Commissioner for AU Peace and Security, Smail Chergui, who inked on behalf of AU appreciated Rwanda for officially devoted to ACIRC.