AJANews 116 - February 2013

Easter appeal 2013: Help women with HIV live life to the full - Throughout this season of Lent, we will introduce you to women with HIV who are striving towards Life to the full in Kenya and Burkina Faso. We’ll let you know how you can join our efforts to help them and their families... Read more

Madagascar: Taking care and prevention to the people - A casual glance at the national prevalence rate in Madagascar doesn’t elicit much cause for concern: officially less than 1% of the population is HIV-positive, so it would appear AIDS is well under control. So why do the Jesuits in Madagascar have a wide-ranging project dedicated to HIV/AIDS? ... Read more

Tanzania: Investing in young people for a better future - In Dodoma, one of Tanzania’s main cities, not a few young people come from families impoverished by AIDS and take care of affected relatives. A serious lack of opportunities for first-time job seekers deepens widespread poverty and could heighten the HIV risk for young people... Read more

AJAN attends spirituality conference in Geneva: AJAN Coordinator Paterne Mombe SJ recently attended an international conference in Geneva that aimed to develop recommendations on integrating spirituality into healthcare systems worldwide... Read more

Latest News

  • The Centre Culturel Loyola (CCL) and Centre Espérance Loyola (CEL) in Lome, Togo Have a New Director Fr. Desiré Yamuremye

    Lome-Togo: September, 2018: Appointed by the Provincial of West Africa in accordance with the Regional Superior of Rwanda-Burundi Region, Fr. Desiré Yamuremye is now the new Director of CEL ... Read More

  • AHAPPY Training in St. Ignatius of Loyola-Dodoma

    Dodoma-Tanzania: September, 2018: Several youth in St. Ignatius of Loyola at Kiwanja Cha Ndege Parish in Dodoma received a seminar on HIV and AIDS. Participants reflected on God’s love for man, disasters facing the world, sexually transmitted diseases and how youth could live responsibly...Read More

  • Improving Livelihoods of Vulnerable Women in Lome, Togo

    Lome-Togo: September, 2018: 55 beneficiaries, mainly vulnerable women from households infected and affected by HIV and AIDS in Agoè-Nyivè, in Lome, have received training on entrepreneurship and Income Generating Activities (IGA)...Read More

  • G-Djeaye Educational Camp for CEL Youth

    Lome-Togo: September, 2018: 57 young youth and seven trainers participated in the G-Djeaye MAGIS 2018 summer camp in Atakpamé 160 kilometers away from Lomé, at Our Lady of Africa College... Read More

  • MAGIS Collaborates with CEL to Support Vulnerable Women and Youth in Togo

    Lome-Togo: September, 2018: A spirit of collaboration was strengthened when MAGIS visited Centre of Hope Loyola between July and August, 2018. Led by Mrs Sabrina Arturo, MAGIS team had an extensive learning opportunity...Read More

  • Fr. Desiré Yamuremye, new Director, CEL

  • MAGIS Visits CEL

  • Supporting Women Livelihoods in Lome

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)