On 19 February 2020, the Federal Republic of Somalia has become the 143rd subscribing state to the Hague Code of conduct.
The EEAS has greeted this subscription as a step forward in the universaliation of the Code.
The total number of African states that have subscribed to the HCoC now stands at 41.
The FRS held a seminar dedicated to IGAD countries in September 2019.
You can also read the relevant paper: The HCoC: relevance to African states