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AJANews 112 - October 2012

In this issue of AJANews, we bring you news about a successful joint initiative that saw the Jesuit AIDS Project (JAP) in Zimbabwe sharing its expertise in youth development with Chikuni parish in rural Zambia. From Rwanda, a Jesuit shares his moving testimony of accompanying people with HIV. And we feature agricultural income-generation as a healthy means of self-sustainability.

Working together: A veteran team of trainers from the Harare-based Jesuit AIDS Project (JAP) recently conducted a successful workshop for young people in a rural parish in Zambia... Read more

Why can't I be like them? Twenty-two-year-old Mainga Munsanje, a peer educator with the Chikuni Parish HBC, shares her experience of the JAP workshop... Read more

Listen, listen, listen: Fr Bernard Karerwa SJ has learned that one of the single most important things you can do when trying to help people with HIV is simply to listen... Read more

Sowing seeds of hope: Sustainable agriculture projects are ideal income-generating activities, meeting both the need to earn an income and the need for cheap, nutritious food, especially vital for people with HIV... Read more

Latest News

  • AJAN workshop on Child Protection

    On 8th March 2019, Fr. Joachim Zoundi, SJ, PhD lecturer at Hekima University College School of Theology made a powerful presentation on how to protect the child by dealing with child abuse thoroughly by using most effective strategies... Read More

     

     
  • Interview with Jacquineau Azetsop, SJ,

    Late last year, Jacquineau Azetsop, SJ visited AJAN Head Quarters in Nairobi. He briefly shared with AJAN’s Communication desk and here is a brief interview about him...Read More 

     
  • AHAPPY Training in Liberia

    Liberia is home to 4,918,367 people, equivalent to 0.06% of the total world population (United Nations 2019 Estimates). In 2016, approximately 43,000 (34 000 - 55 000) people were living with HIV...Read More

     
  • World AIDS Day, Lome, Togo

    563 young adolescents and youth got to know their HIV status and screening for Hepatitis on December 1, 2018 on World AIDS Day in Lome, Togo... Read More 

     
  • New Year Message from AJAN Director

    Happy New Year 2019!

    As we enter another new calendar for 2019, I wish to thank you for your contributions in 2018 to support families in Africa affected and infected with HIV and AIDS...Read More 


  • Interview with Fr. Jacquineau, Dean, the Faculty of Social Sciences-Gregorian University,Rome 


  • AHAPPY Training in Liberia


  • CEL Commemorates World AIDS Day in Lome, Togo

About AJAN

Jesuits across sub-Saharan Africa reach out daily to people affected by AIDS and seek to prevent the spread of HIV. The African Jesuit AIDS Network (AJAN) coordinates their efforts, inspired by the vision: Empowered individuals, families, and communities working towards an HIV and AIDS free society and fullness of life (cfr John 10:10)