5. Defence, Security and Peace Cluster

The establishment of peace on the continent is a major focus and ultimate goal of this cluster. The rehabilitation of offenders is a key objectives and part of the strategy will reintroduce traditional African norms of how to do this and move the continent away from an environment of incarceration. The mandate of the cluster will include formulating and implementing system to ensure the safety and security of the people of Africa. The functions of defence, security, policing, justice and intelligence will sit under this cluster.