Improved effort in tackling HIV/AIDS in Guinea Conakry. New health center opened

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The DREAM program of the Community of Sant’Egidio has opened a new health center in the rural city of Dubreka, in Guinea Conakry. The building was financed by the Japanese Embassy in the country, and equipped with the support of the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation.   It is the first DREAM center to be… Continua a leggere Improved effort in tackling HIV/AIDS in Guinea Conakry. New health center opened

A new DREAM center is to be built in the city of Dubreka thanks to financing from the Japanese Embassy in Guinea

A new agreement was signed on 15 March between the Japanese Embassy and the Community of Sant’Egidio for the construction of a new DREAM center in the city of Dubreka, located about 60 kilometers from the country’s capital, Conakry. The suburban area of Conakry is undergoing an intensive urban development program which is slowly enveloping… Continua a leggere A new DREAM center is to be built in the city of Dubreka thanks to financing from the Japanese Embassy in Guinea

DREAM 2.0 Prevention of female cancer in partnership with the Veronesi Foundation

DREAM has been present in Guinea for more than 10 years in the fight against AIDS. DREAM’s approach has always been to put the patient first, man and woman not as a disease, but as a person, each with their own needs and characteristics. The treatment of AIDS and its subsequent related diseases has allowed… Continua a leggere DREAM 2.0 Prevention of female cancer in partnership with the Veronesi Foundation

Earth Day: DREAM’s Contribution to the environment in Guinea

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The whole world celebrates Earth Day, but this year in particular it coincided with the ratification of the Paris Agreement, which had been agreed upon during the UN’s Climate Change Conference in December. Even though there is plenty of work left to be done, for the protection of our environment and the reduction of… Continua a leggere Earth Day: DREAM’s Contribution to the environment in Guinea

Solar energy for the DREAM center in Guinea. The Community Of Sant’Egidio remains committed to achieving a better environment

2015 has been the hottest year since 1880, when the temperatures started to be recorded. Hotter than the previous record set by 2014. It won by quite a margin, and for the first time the global temperature is 1°C higher than the one recorded in the preindustrial era. Furthermore the WMO stated that this trend… Continua a leggere Solar energy for the DREAM center in Guinea. The Community Of Sant’Egidio remains committed to achieving a better environment

DREAM: not only treatment, but also the culture of living together

About thirty people meet under a paillote to talk and listen. Some are Christian, most of them are Muslim. They have known each other for years and they are friends. They are mostly women. Once a month some of them visit a prison in the suburbs where about one hundred men are clumped together in… Continua a leggere DREAM: not only treatment, but also the culture of living together