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Get to know Africa, its people, their concerns, their struggles and their successes.

Trade

AEFJN advocates for sustainable economic growth in Africa which reduce inequalities

Corporate Justice

AEFJN believes that the exploitation of Natural Resources in Africa should benefit local population

Food Sovereignty

AEFJN focusses on Access to resources and land for African family farmers

Health

AEFJN promotes access to quality medicines at affordable prices for all in Africa

Spirituality

Christian reflections on Justice, Peace, Integrity of Creation.

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DUMMY’S GUIDE TO THE CFA FRANC

This article aims to describe the system known as the 'CFA Franc' as it stands today, with its advantages and disadvantages. It will not give the history of this well-established financial package nor a political analysis of the system; articles on these two subjects...

ADVOCACY ON TRADE, A LONG WAY AHEAD

The Cotonou Agreement[1] is the overarching framework for European Union (EU) relations with countries of Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP) and is based on three pillars: development cooperation, economic-trade cooperation, and the political dimension. This...

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Guiding Principles are not enought

In the first steps taken towards a binding treaty on business and human rights, EU member states and the EU Commission have not been making much of an effort. On the contrary, the lack of a defined EU position and the obstacles set out by European national delegations...

AEFJN Christmas Greeting 2017

“And she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them.” (Luke 2:7) Wishing you a blessed Christmas and joyous New Year from the staff of Africa Europa Faith & Justice...

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The Myth of Palm Oil. The Limits of Voluntary Initiatives

  Palm oil has become ubiquitous in our consumer products, its production is expected to double by 2050. However, the social and environmental damage related to it remains very topical! Faced with these criticisms, the palm oil industry seeks to promote "sustainable"...

AEFJN Christmas Greeting 2017

“And she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them.” (Luke 2:7) Wishing you a blessed Christmas and joyous New Year from the staff of Africa Europa Faith & Justice...

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HARMONIZATION INITIATIVE FOR MEDICINE REGULATION IN AFRICA (AMRH)

The AMRH was launched in 2009 with the aim of helping African countries to set up an effective system for the registration of medicines, thanks to regional harmonisation and capacity building. Likewise, the AMRH tried to improve the fragmented regulating system for...

AEFJN Christmas Greeting 2017

“And she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them.” (Luke 2:7) Wishing you a blessed Christmas and joyous New Year from the staff of Africa Europa Faith & Justice...

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Lenten meditation 2018 – week 4

Judgment and Renewal "The leaders, the priests and the people became more and more unfaithful… until there was no remedy…“  “God sent his Son into the world, not to condemn the world, but so that through him the world might be saved.“     (1st Reading, Gospel - 4th...

Lenten Meditations 2018 – Week 5

The Pilgrim People of God "This is the covenant I will make with the House of Israel… Deep within them I will plant my law… I will be their God and they shall be my people."                               (1st Reading, 5th Sunday of Lent, Jer 31:31-34) The Church is...

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THE ANTENNA OF THE CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

The contact person of the new AEFJN antenna of the Central African Republic, Sr. Elianna, had the opportunity to address the CAR Major Superiors gathered for their general assembly. In her talk, she wanted to shake up their way of thinking about religious life and its...