Embracing Digital Transformation in the Pan-African Parliament amid the COVID-19 Pandemic
About the Pan-African Parliament. Written on March, 2021
The Pan-African Parliament (PAP) is a legislative body of the African Union, representing 55 member states across the African continent. Tasked with the responsibility of promoting peace, democracy, and good governance, the PAP serves as a vital instrument for achieving the African Union's goals. The COVID-19 pandemic has had far-reaching effects on various institutions, including the Pan-African Parliament, prompting the need for rapid adaptation to the evolving global landscape. This essay will explore the digital transformation of the PAP in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the challenges and opportunities encountered, and the future prospects of hybrid conferencing solutions.