Doreen Ajiambo

Doreen Ajiambo is the Africa/Middle East correspondent for Global Sisters Report based in Kenya. She covers the missions and ministries of Catholic women religious and writes about humanitarian and environmental issues across sub-Saharan Africa that affect the people they serve. Her previous work has been published by Religion News Service, Catholic News Service, Refugees Deeply, USA Today and the Global Post, among other outlets.  

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Catholic leaders and sisters rescue child survivors of sexual violence in Sierra Leone

CRS Zambia supports farmers restoring degraded land

Sisters train to advocate for Malawi's displaced cyclone survivors

In Sierra Leone, Catholic sisters support Ebola survivors who face stigma

Sisters foster healing for survivors and perpetrators of Sierra Leone's civil war

'We will not go anywhere': Maasai resist Tanzanian government evictions

Sisters offer lifesaving care at Kakuma Refugee Hospital

A life of 'constant fear': The plight of African LGBTQ refugees

Amid prolonged drought, sisters in Kenya fend off starvation in pastoral villages

Last-minute COP27 deal on loss and damage called 'a real breakthrough'

Sisters frustrated at COP27 leaders' ambivalence in implementing climate mitigation funds

As COP27 talks stall, Catholics smash tablets, pray for divine intervention on Sinai

At COP27, Holy See focuses on 'spirit of togetherness,' sharing climate solutions

Catholic groups worry world leaders all talk, no action on climate at COP27

What religious and civil leaders in Africa expect from COP27

Sister inspires Kenyan nomadic girls to join religious life

Kenyan archbishop denies Catholic Church accepts funds from corrupt politicians

In Uganda, Catholics protest as archbishop asks government to enforce tithe

Mandated sex ed courses in Ugandan schools draw outrage

Tired of war, South Sudanese pray for latest peace deal