The Catholic Church: a major stakeholder in the fight against AIDS

Sr Alison Munro, SACBC AIDS Office, Pretoria

January-December 2003

The Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC) AIDS Office

  • Established January 2000 by the education, health and development agencies of the SACBC  (CIE, CATHCA and DWA)
  • Co-ordinates the response of the Catholic Church to AIDS in South Africa, Swaziland, Botswana (which form the SACBC territory)
  • Collaborates with the Lesotho and Namibian Catholic Bishops’ Conferences
  • Helps build the response of the Catholic Church to AIDS at local Church level
  • Helps the SACBC determine its priorities around AIDS

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