BBC Reports on TB drug for children

According to the World Health Organization, in 2014 an estimated 140,000 children worldwide died from tuberculosis (TB), and nearly one million children contract the infectious disease per year. Cases of TB in Africa are higher than any other continent. Until … Continued

Global Peace Initiative for Women Inspires Hope and Courage

This artlicle was first pulished in AFJN’s January-March Newsletter To celebrate its 10th anniversary,  the Global Peace Initiative for Women (GPIW) held an international conference in Kenya on the theme of Healing Communities Through Love and Compassion. Much was said … Continued

Women of Wajir

In the early 1990’s, six women began a process that transformed much of the Wajir district in northeast Kenya.  Attempting to cope with what was described as a “disaster waiting to happen,” these women formed a community-based approach to halting … Continued

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