The Value of a Life: AIDS, Outcasts, and the Search for Dignity in Uganda
Presentation of the Ford Family Notre Dame Award for International Development and Solidarity
Award presentation will be followed by a conversation with this year’s Ford Award recipient, Rose Busingye, on her work with disadvantaged women in Uganda and the relationship between solidarity, human dignity, and Integral Human Development. Moderated by Clemens Sedmack.
A reception will follow.
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...