Connecting local responses around the world
Posted on March 4, 2011 at 8:00am 0 Comments 5 Likes
Neema self help group Is based in Kisoko Sub-location, Busia Sub-county. The group consists of 32 women and one man. The group was formed in 2005 May, because the HIV/AIDS impact was gruelling with many people getting infected, knocking several to death, some lying in their death bed, largely of the Busia population hiding in the cocoons of fear and anxiety, and tied to their belief in ‘secrecy’ of the Menace- AIDS. Neema is a Swahili word for ‘mercy’ in English.
In the year 2005,…Continue
Posted on November 6, 2010 at 3:00am 2 Comments 0 Likes
International Child Support (ICS) supports the well-being of children in developing countries. In Africa, ICS works through its own programme offices in Western Kenya(Busia) and Northern Tanzania (Mwanhunzi) as well as partners in Tanzania, Uganda , Kenya and…Continue
Posted on August 23, 2010 at 8:30am 0 Comments 0 Likes
Posted on July 16, 2010 at 8:30pm 0 Comments 0 Likes
Ozia has been at the Hope for Life Centre since late 2009 and has strong opinions on the issue of ‘knowing your status’ and being positive and optimistic about his own HIV status. He arrived in South Africa to find employment as a migrant worker from the agricultural Midlands in politically troubled Zimbabwe.…Continue
Posted on July 6, 2010 at 11:00pm 3 Comments 0 Likes
The Southern Africa Bishops Conference AIDS office (SACBC) Team; Johan, Nandi, Surprise and Onesmus- Constellation visited Inkanyezi in Orange farm on the 14 April 2010. Inkanyezi is a HIV/AIDS care and treatment centre being supported by Cordaid through SACBC.
On the onset of our visit, we began by sharing from strengths with a group of 14 patients (6 men and 7 women) who were eagerly waiting for us. Patients were most proud of themselves and…Continue
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A warm welcome to the youth competence group! We are proud to have you in the group. Look forward to learning from you. Asante.
It is my pleasure to thank you in joining this noble course, I also join in today and will be happy to link with others all over the world in the fight against this two global treats namely TB and HIV/AIDS. I will use this opportunity to wish you a merry Christmas and a happy New year in advance. Am a Gambian living in The Gambia in West Africa.
Am doing fine. I have had two weeks in Tanzania,in support of the Salvation Army local responses around self measurement of change.Its been so inspiring.How have you been since London? Excited to hear from you too.
Nikki, Dont forget to add your photo.
I'll keep you posted on any developments in Suriname.
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