Africa

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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Petition: Rights for People, Rules for Corporations

Petition: Rights for People, Rules for Corporations

AEFJN takes part in the alliance of over 150 European organisations, trade unions and social movements, campaigning in favour of corporate accountability rules for companies, and against Investor to State Dispute Settlement, a parallel, one sided and unfair justice...

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Towards a New Governance of Mining Resources

Towards a New Governance of Mining Resources

The Governance The United Nations Environmental Assembly has opened a consultation period on the governance of mineral resources in June 2020.[1] This consultation is an opportunity to develop an international treaty requiring all countries to better manage mineral...

The Energy Transition Paradox in Africa

The Energy Transition Paradox in Africa

The binding agreement of the Paris Conference (COP 21) on climate change established the objective of reducing CO2 emissions into the atmosphere. This reduction of CO2 is considered essential to significantly reduce the risks produced by climate change, as well as the...

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Urgency of Changing Food Systems

Urgency of Changing Food Systems

More than ever, covid 19 has created or deepened awareness of the importance and safety of producing and consuming locally. This awareness has increased a growing global consensus on the need to reform food systems to achieve sustainable development goals. From this...

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The African Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic

The African Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic

The first case of Covid 19 was diagnosed in Wuhan (China) on December 1, 2019. By January, the epidemic had spread to Southeast Asia, America and Europe, and on January 11, WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus proclaimed the Covid 19 pandemic. The...

FIRST EDITION OF ESSENTIAL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS – W.H.O. APRIL 2018

FIRST EDITION OF ESSENTIAL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS – W.H.O. APRIL 2018

The model list of essential medicines was created by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in 1977 to offer governments a reference resource to help in the choice of medicines and the establishment of national essential medicine lists. Essential medicines are those that...

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Season of Creation Week 2 An Invitation to Live in Solidarity

Season of Creation Week 2 An Invitation to Live in Solidarity

WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM THE CORONA CRISIS: An Invitation to live in Solidarity                                           Crises can bring out the best and the worst in people. The Corona crisis has triggered an unexpected solidarity. Doctors and nurses, pastoral and...

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‘I CAN’T BREATHE’:  DEATH THROES AND A CLARION CALL

‘I CAN’T BREATHE’: DEATH THROES AND A CLARION CALL

On May 25, 2020, George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man, in Minneapolis, Minnesota[1], died miserably and painfully out of police brutality. The video in the social media showed that the white police officer, Derek Chauvin, killed him by kneeling on his neck for about...

Press Statement

Press Statement

OUR LIFE AFTER THE PANDEMIC MUST NOT BE A REPLICA OF LIFE BEFORE IT[1] As a network of religious women and men who have missionaries working in the remotest villages in Africa, AEFJN has firsthand information and experiences of the poorest in this beautiful continent....