|Flag of the African Union|
The flag of the African Union, formerly also used by its predecessor the Organisation of African Unity is composed of a broad green horizontal stripe at the top followed by a narrow band of gold. Below is a broad white stripe bearing the Emblem of the African Union at its center followed by a narrow gold band and broad green stripe at the bottom.
Symbolism of the flag[edit | edit source]
According to the official description of the African Union, the symbolism of the flag and the emblem it contains is as follows:
Symbolism of the emblem[edit | edit source]
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