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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Trade and Human (Rights) Development

 The yearly European Development Days took place at the beginning of June in Brussels. For 2 days, the participants were able to participate in debates that tackled different aspects of the development promoted by the European Union (EU).  It is this understanding...

Dodging development : trade mispricing

One of the reasons African countries miss out on the opportunities of globalization is the existence of huge financial outflows that are draining African economies of much duly needed financial resources that could otherwise be used to spur investment in local...

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Half way along a long and winding road

I am borrowing the lyrics of this famous Beatles song to survey the process led by the United Nations towards a binding treaty on Business and Human Rights. Last October 27th, the third session of the Intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and...

Kimberley Process: Scaling up Ambition

During its first years of operation, the Kimberley process (KP) was considered a trailblazer as a multi-stakeholder processes.  However, its merits have dwindled on nearly all fronts: it is failing both to meet its own mandate – to keep blood diamonds off women’s...

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Echoes From The Conference In Côte D’Ivoire

Following the Limuru-Nairobi, Continental African Conference on land grabbing in November 2015, AEFJN co-organised a follow-up Conference for the Francophone countries of Africa in Abidjan, Côte D’Ivoire, from November 21-23, 2017. You may recall that similar...

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The Glyphosate War

When the legal documents of the trial against Monsanto regarding glyphosate (Roundup, herbicide) were published, we were asked to review the material. This consists of 54 documents, hundreds of pages + 31 related documents. This is part of our continuing discussion on...

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AEFJN holds its Annual General Meeting

Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network (AEFJN), a network of forty-eight religious Congregations working for economic justice between Africa and Europe, held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 10th November, 2017. Thirty religious men and women from around twenty...

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Echoes From The Conference In Côte D’Ivoire

Following the Limuru-Nairobi, Continental African Conference on land grabbing in November 2015, AEFJN co-organised a follow-up Conference for the Francophone countries of Africa in Abidjan, Côte D’Ivoire, from November 21-23, 2017. You may recall that similar...