Africa - Jesuits Forge New Partnership to Bring Values-Based Education to African Schools
Aegis trust and the Jesuits in Africa have called for African countries to adopt a values-based education that can transform Africa toward peace and justice. Fifteen Jesuit Education Directors from 11 African countries are meeting with the Aegis Trust at Kigali Genocide Memorial - Peace School from 12th to the 14th September, to forge a new partnership to introduce Peace and Values Education in Jesuit schools across Africa. "We Jesuits are convinced that the well-being and future of Africa depend on the way we educate", says Father Charles B. Chilufya, Jesuit Conference of Africa's Director of Justice and Ecology. Read more...