Afri is a group of committed and creative people who seek to promote debate and influence policy and practice in Ireland and internationally on human rights, peace and justice issues.
Afri exists to promote the vision of a more just, more equal and more peaceful world through research, debate, awareness raising and action in partnership with marginalised people engaged with issues of equity and security, especially in the global ‘South’.
The 2014 Famine Walk will be held on Saturday 17th May in Louisburgh, Co. Mayo[...]
A short report about the launch, together with a film by Dave Donnellan[...]
Afri supports the work of the Kenya Pastoralist Journalist Network (KPJN). The KPJN promotes sustainable development, and engages in conflict resolution and the protection of human rights. Abjata Khalif is founder and director of KPJN.
You can read more about Abjata here.
Each year since 1988, Afri has hosted a Famine Walk, retracing ‘a journey of horror’ which local people made in 1849. Read More..
Feile Bride is an annual celebration and reflection in spirit of Brigid’s message of justice, peace and hope. Read More..
Afri’s annual Hedge School reflects on contemporary issues of injustice and oppression through conversation, debate and music. Read More..