HIV/AIDS Diocesan meeting – 2006

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The second HIV/AIDS Diocesan meeting was organized by the Diocese of Homa-bay under the Most. Rev Bishop Philip Anyolo in collaboration with St. Camillus Karungu under their Administrator, Fr.Emilio Balliana. This was a follow-up of the first meeting that took place in May 2005.

The theme of the meeting was, “What is our Church doing to fight HIV/AIDS and its effects?” Statistics from different parts of the Diocese suggests very high prevalence rates of HIV/AIDS. The main objective of the meeting was to present the projects and activities implemented and geared towards fighting and containing HIV/AIDS in the diocese. The meeting would also involve sharing the achievements and challenges that have been experienced in the fight against HIV/AIDS in our diocese.

Aims & Objectives of the meeting:

  • To discuss the HIV/AIDS situation in the Diocese
  • To present the Projects already implemented in the Diocese to combat HIV/AIDS
  • Discuss on the HAPPEN Diocesan Project
  • Discuss on how to improve and strengthen the already existing projects
  • To present other intervention measures to uplift the living standards of the people
  • To create new project proposals for implementation
  • Charter a way forward for the HIV/AIDS fight in the diocese

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