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AfAW and Witch Persecution in Africa

Advocacy for Alleged Witches (AfAW) is an initiative to build a critical mass of support for those who are accused of witchcraft. Witchcraft allegations lead to a break down of social ties and solidarity including the isolation and ostracization of the accused. AfAW aims to forge an effective alliance to tackle abuses that are linked to witchcraft accusation and witch persecution. For far too long, those who are accused of witchcraft are treated in most horrific ways. Alleged witches are attacked, killed and brutalized with impunity. They are banished and…

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2020-2030: Decade of Activism Against Witch Persecution in Africa

The Advocacy for Alleged Witches (AfAW) hereby announces a Decade of Activism against Witch Persecution in Africa: 2020-2030. The main objective of this initiative is to create a witch hunting free Africa by sensitizing Africans on witch hunting and spearheading the advocacy for alleged witches in Africa within the next ten years. To realize this objective, AfAW will engage in the following activities: · Share latest news on witchcraft allegation/witch persecution · Engage state and non state actors in the field of witchcraft accusation · Intervene to protect alleged witches,…

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