Events

  • Juneteenth – Together Let Us Celebrate Our True Freedom in Christ 13 Jun, 2024 - On Juneteenth, June 19, 2024, at noon EDT (USA and Canada) join the Africa Faith and Justice Network (AFJN) and the Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers) in the Celebration of the Eucharist as we reflect on Christ as the Source of our true freedom. The Celebrant is Rev. Barthelemy Bazemo, MAfr, a Priest with the Missionaries of Africa and AFJN Board Member. This hybrid event is open to all.
  • Ecumenical Advocacy Days 2024 Spring Summit 1 May, 2024 - Ecumenical Advocacy Days 2024 Spring Summit "Faith in Action: Advancing Human Rights and Peace for All" an in-person event.
  • Civil Society Policy Forum Event on Governance Reform 3 Apr, 2024 - The Africa Faith and Justice Network, Center for Accountability and Rule of Law, Ghana Integrity Initiative, and Jubilee USA Network invite you to "Governance Reform Through Transparency: The Role of Civil Society in Combatting Corruption" on April 18, 2024 from 11:15 am - 12:45 pm EDT (USA & Canada).
  • Sr. Eucharia Madueke, SNDdeN Presents at United Nations Parallel Event 19 Mar, 2024 - On March 16, Sr. Eucharia Madueke, SNDdeN, AFJN Women Empowerment Project Coordinator, presented at the United Nations’ parallel event “An Intergenerational Panel: Confronting Poverty Through Diverse Lenses” at the invitation of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur and Trinity University. This event brought together sisters and students to “discuss the concept of the feminization […]
  • Giving Tuesday – Consider Giving to AFJN 28 Nov, 2023 - Consider giving to Africa Faith and Justice Network this Giving Tuesday
  • Happy Thanksgiving from AFJN 22 Nov, 2023 - Happy Thanksgiving from AFJN
  • Redefining Crisis Responses: Unveiling The Sahel Dilemma and Innovative Engagement Approaches 13 Jul, 2023 - The Africa Faith and Justice Network (AFJN) invites you to a thought-provoking panel discussion on "Redefining Crisis Responses: Unveiling The Sahel Dilemma and Innovative Engagement Approaches" on July 18, 2023 from 11:00 am -12:30 pm EDT (US and Canada). The panelists will provide new insights into the complex and pressing challenges facing the Sahel region and its people.
  • Book Discussion on Who Are My People? Love, Violence, and Christianity in Sub-Saharan Africa 23 Jun, 2023 - a virtual "Book Discussion on Who are My People? Love, Violence, and Christianity in Sub-Saharan Africa" on Thursday, June 29, 2023 at 11:00 am EDT (US and Canada). This discussion will center around Emmanuel Katongole's 2022 book Who are My People? Love, Violence, and Christianity in Sub-Saharan Africa. The online event is free but registration is required.
  • Unveiling Truth and Inspiring Change: Survivors Uncensored 30 May, 2023 - Join Africa Faith and Justice Network, the Advocacy Network for Africa, Africans Rising, and American Friends Service Committee for a webinar on Friday, December 9th. Ahead of the US-Africa Leaders Summit, a sterling collection of deeply-experienced Africa experts will unpack the issues of Climate Injustice, Looming Famine, the COVID-19 Pandemic, and Raging Wars. Individually and collectively, these emergencies are snuffing out African lives and inflicting serious pain and suffering.
  • A Diaspora Roundtable with Deputy Assistant Secretary Michael Heath Ahead of the Sierra Leone Elections 26 May, 2023 - On May 24, 2023, the Africa Faith and Justice Network, the Healey International Relief Foundation, and the National Democratic Institute cosponsored "A Diaspora Roundtable with Deputy Assistant Secretary Michael Heath Ahead of the Sierra Leone Elections." This virtual event provided prominent Sierra Leoneans in the diaspora (professionals, civil society and religious leaders, etc.) the opportunity to express their viewpoints, concerns and hopes to Deputy Assistant Secretary Michael Heath ahead of his visit to the country.

Event Calendar

2022 AFJN Women Empowerment Project in (Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo) advocacy training workshops on the environment

 

Past Events

  • July 16-18, 2022 (Jos, Nigeria) “A Campaign Against Drug Abuse, Human Trafficking, and Early Marriage”
  • May 17-19, 2022 (Jos, Nigeria) “Tackling Drug Use, Ritual Killings, and Cultism in Nigeria: Fashioning a Better Future with Our Youths”
  • April 26-30, 2022 (Kampala, Uganda) “Education and Decent Work For All”
  • March 2022 (Kampala, Uganda) commissioned research on child education ahead of the April workshops
  • November 14-16, 2021 (Lusaka, Zambia) Advocacy training workshop for sisters
  • November 13, 2021 (Lusaka, Zambia)
    Major Superiors in Lusaka followup meetings
  • October 2021 (Online, Nigeria)
    Youth Video Campaign for Peace ahead of elections
  • September 2021 (remote mentorship)
    Planning for radio program for World Day against human trafficking, interfaith outreach and networking strategies
  • September 2021 (Online, Nigeria) “AFJN Nigeria Youth Video for Peace” and “Youth Week 2021” outreach
  • September 10 and 11, 2021 (Dar es Salaam, Tanzania)
    Worskhop for staff and students followed by advocacy with local leaders. The workshop was broadcast live and featured on the radio.
  • August 16-20, 2021 (Tanzania) “Witnessing to Our Faith in the Public Square” advocacy visits on issues of human trafficking. Additional events were held on Zoom with AFJN.
  • July 2021 (remote mentorship)
    Planning for radio program for World Day against human trafficking, interfaith outreach and networking strategies
  • July 2021 AFJN and the Africa Faith and Justice Network – Nigeria, Women’s Empowerment Advocacy in Nigeria
  • June 19, 2021 (Songea, Tanzania) “Tanzanian Youths: Working together to End human trafficking” Songea Tanzania, Zoom and in-person workshop featured on the radio
  • June 16, 2021 United Nations Civil Society Organization Side-Event “Unraveling child Labor in the Mining Industry in the Congo Basin” featuring Jacques Bahati
  • May 25, 2021 Video Premiere Marking the 1-Year Anniversary of the Coalition for Africa’s Liberation and Restoration’s Declaration ‘Africa Remember Who You Are’
  • May 22-28, 2021 African Church Together Against Corruption (ACT Project) and Women’s Empowerment Project Advocacy in Ghana
  • May 21, 2021 AFJN-Nigeria Youth Leadership Training Workshop on Human Trafficking and Child Labor in Jos Province of Nigeria
  • May 7, 2021 ACT Cameroon Virtual Event Highlighting Actions Since the Anti-Corruption Workshop (ACT Project)
  • April 23-24, 2021 AFJN-Nigeria Event on Gender-Based Violence and Human Trafficking Awareness and Child Labor
  • April 18-21, 2021, Ecumenical Advocacy Days (EAD) “Imagine! God’s Earth and People Restored”
    • April 20, 2021 EAD “Agroecology: Restoring the Earth, Strengthening Economic Justice, and Ensuring Food Security”
    • April 19, 2021 EAD “Democratic Governance in Africa will Improve the Health of Our Planet”
    • April 19, 2021 EAD “Celebration of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass”
    • April 19, 2021 EAD “A Global Just Recovery: Policies for an Equitable and Sustainable Future”
  • April 19, 2021 AFJN Uganda Raising Awareness on Human Trafficking and Child Labor
  • April 16, 2021 AFJN Nigeria Awareness on Human Trafficking, Child Labor, and Gender-Based Violence
  • April 15, 2021 Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo), Community Education on Human Trafficking
  • April 12, 2021 “Stop the Bleeding! Curbing Illicit Financial Flows from Africa” Event
  • April 12, 2021 Uganda and the DR Congo, Youth Awareness Workshop
  • March 26, 2021 Nigeria Enlightenment Program for Schools and Communities on Human Trafficking, Child Labor and Gender Based Violence
  • March 8, 2021 “Panel Discussion on the Causes, Consequences and Cures of Nigeria’s Kidnapping Pandemic and other Security Challenges”
  • February 18, 2021, AFJN Uganda Advocacy and Awareness Raising for Newly Elected County Leaders on Human Trafficking
  • February 18, 2021 AFJN Tanzania Youth for Change a One Day Workshop on Human Trafficking, Gender-Based Violence, Land Issues, Mental Health, Gender Equality, and Child Labor
  • February 8, 2021 “International Day of Prayer and Awareness with the AFJN’s Women’s Empowerment Project”
  • January 8, 2021 AFJN Uganda, Face-to-Face Awareness Rising About Human Trafficking with Youth and Victim Survivors
  • November 17, 2020 AFJN Uganda Meetings with Male Survivors of Human Trafficking and Their Families
  • October 18, 2020 AFJN-Nigeria One-Day Workshop for the Human Rights Office on Sexual Violence in the State
  • October 14, 2020 AFJN Office Blessing
  • October 2020 USAID Summit on Strategic Religious Engagement
  • October 8-9, 2020 AFJN-Nigeria Empowerment Workshop for Sisters for Capacity Building and Advocacy
  • September 30, 2020 AFJN Uganda Gatherings Educating Parents and Community About the Impact of Human Trafficking on Female Victim-Survivors and the Community at large.
  • September 21-30, 2020 AFJN-Nigeria Advocacy Events on Raising Awareness of Human Trafficking and Sexual Violence
  • September 1-2, 2020 AFJN Uganda Two-Day Workshop for Youth with Sisters on Human Trafficking and other Forms of Violence Against Women and Children
  • CALAR Declaration Kickoff and Prayer Vigil
  • AGRA Failed Promises Co-Sponsored Event
  • Organizational Member Briefing

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