Quaker Witness in Africa

Monday, November 20, 2006

[Quaker Witness in East Africa] Burundi - Peace Activist to Speak

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Burundi peace activist to speak Thursday

Elie Nahimana, a religious leader and peace activist from Burundi, will speak on "Healing After War and Conflict: Reconciliation Between Hutus and Tutsis in Burundi" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Richmond Friends Meetinghouse, 4500 Kensington Ave.

Nahimana is president of the board of Great Lakes School of Theology and clerk of the Friends Church of Burundi. During the 13-year civil war, which ended in 2005, Nahimana, his wife and their five children were forced to flee from province to province, losing three homes that were destroyed during the war.

For details, see www.rpec.org or call 232-1002. …..

Posted by Quaker Africa to Quaker Witness in East Africa at 11/19/2006 03:54:00 PM

Saturday, November 18, 2006

[Quaker Witness in East Africa] Sudan - Darfur Crisis

Friends discussed the crisis in Darfur and make available a link to a website which provides much information.

Posted by Quaker Africa to Quaker Witness in East Africa at 11/18/2006 01:24:00 PM

Friends Meet

On November 11, 2006, concerned Friends met to develop this site. We will be adding connections to other Friends sites.
The crisis in Darfur concerns many Friends. Please see the link on our

Wednesday, November 15, 2006

Why this site?

This site has been created to share information about Friends' outreach and development activities in Africa. The site is maintained by Friends with concerns in Africa.