The meeting was held within the Desmond Tutu Centre at All Africa Conference of Churches (AACC) Nairobi, Kenya on May 8th– 10th. It drew survivors of trafficking and partners organisations namely CWWM Global from USA and Philippines, the State Department of the Episcopal Church of USA, The Anglican Church of Canada, Act Alliance as well as the African Union (AU).
CWWM-Africa is an affiliate of CWWM Global. It is a regional platformof a tripartite network of grassroots migrants, migrant-serving institutions and faith communities and individuals and partners working for the dignity, hospitality, and companionship of all migrants, refugees and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).
The CWWM-A vision is a world where all migrants feel safe, are treated with dignity and are empowered to realize their full God-given potential. The entity is structured to work as a Regional platform based in CAPA in partnership with 5 other sub-regional platforms. “…if you have faith the size of a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, “Move from here to there”, and it will move; and nothing will be impossible for you.’