AFJN Sends Letter to Senate in Support of the Establishment of the Senate Human Rights Commission

March 17, 2021 Re: Establishing the Senate Human Rights Commission Dear Majority Leader Schumer, Republican Leader McConnell, Senator Menendez, Senator Risch, Senator Klobuchar, and Senator Blunt, We, the undersigned Catholic Religious Organizations, members of the Africa Faith and Justice Network … Continued

Event: African Liberation Day Commemoration and COVID-19 in Africa

Please join the Advocacy Network for Africa (AdNA)* for a virtual celebration of African Liberation Day and briefing on COVID-19’s impact in Africa and the diaspora. On May 25th, Africans on the continent and in the diaspora will commemorate African Liberation Day … Continued

International Monetary Fund Must Tie Debt Cancellation to Transparency Measures

By: Ntama Bahati, Policy Analyst On April 13, 2020, in a press statement, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced that its “Executive Board approved immediate debt service relief to 25 of the IMF’s member countries under the IMF’s revamped Catastrophe … Continued

No African Guinea Pigs for Coronavirus Vaccine: DRC Minister of Human Rights, Andre Lite

[Lire en Français] The Coronavirus pandemic has terrorized the world and brought us to a grinding halt. Data from COVID-19 Tracker at Johns Hopkins University indicate that over one million people have been infected worldwide and nearly 65,000 have died … Continued

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