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France/Africa

What Africa Expects from President Macron.

All former French presidents are too familiar with the importance that their country attaches to Africa and particularly their former colonies. As proof of this, even in the middle of campaigns during the just ended French presidential elections, the two front liners, president – elect Emmanuel Macron and rival Marine Le Pen visited Algeria and…

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France – Africa. An unchanging relationship

Beyond the superficial differences created by circumstances, various political platforms and personal characteristics, we find a profound continuity in relations between many of the presidents of the French republic, from Charles de Gaulle to Francois Hollande, and African leaders. This relationship of influence  is known in France and among foreign observers as “Françafrique”. Such ties…

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Advocacy

Widen the horizon of Empowered Women.

Concluding the Special Synod of Bishops on the Amazon, Pope Francis in his homily said with a witty remark that the final document speaking of…

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Baobab

Hare and the Hyena.

0ne day, a long time ago when there was a famine in a certain part of Africa, Hare met Hyena. “How thin you are looking,” said…

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Youth & Mission

Young Indios: “The world must listen to us”.

During the Synod for Amazonia, we heard stories of young Indios who struggle against environmental exploitation, in recognition of their own identity, and they want to…

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