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

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    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


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    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

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    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 

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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)