Jean Amegble SJ

Show BioHide BioJean Amegble SJ is a Jesuit from Togo and a blogger who is currently studying theology at Hekima College in Nairobi. He has previously studied philosophy and psychology and earned a Masters degree in Political Science. He is interested in intercultural exchange and international relations between China and Africa. He uses social media to empower young people to be the change they want to see in the world.

4 posts

The paradox of migration

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The world is aghast following reports of Mexican migrant children being forcibly separated from their parents and detained in cages as they make their crossing, even if illegal, into the USA. The ongoing horrors perpetrated by Donald Trump and those in his adm... More »

Waste: the African problem

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We are often led to think that questions surrounding the environment, waste and pollution are a problem for wealthy nations and large multinational corporations. In this piece, Togolese Jesuit Jean Amegble interrogates this myth showing that although developed... More »

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