Human Dignity & Human Development Series - "Greater: Defeating AIDS"
Winner of the Babelgum Documentary Award, Cannes 2008. This film depicts the defeat of AIDS in the Naguru and Kireka slums of Kampala (Uganda). Watching the way it pulls together various stories about a group of Ugandan women who are HIV positive, we soon realize that we're seeing life there in a way we might not in the mainstream. Meet Rose Busingye, Executive Director of Meeting Point International, at the IDS meeting on Wednesday, March 18 at 6pm.
Monday, March 2, 6pm
Auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies
Rose Busingye is the founder of Meeting Point International, a Ugandan NGO serving people from the slums of Kampala affected by HIV/AIDS. Convinced that meeting the physical needs of the community members alone is insufficient for holistic healing, she emphasizes the recognition of each sufferer’s human dignity...