Aid and Development

The department includes four sections: Education, Health, HIV/Aids, Relief and Development.

It is responsible for:

  • Advising the diocese on identifying, implementing, monitoring and evaluating development projects;
  • Training/basic and advanced of local staff members;
  • Advising the sections under the department;
  • Advising on preparing financial reports and other administrative documents;
  • Preparing a long-term strategic plan for the development of the diocese;
  • Managing projects of sections under the department;
  • Cultivating partner relations;
  • Identifying new partners;
  • Initiating assessments and evaluations;
  • Representing the diocese in development networks and forums.


With responsibilities in

  • Operating 12 basic schools, partly with kindergarten;
  • Employing teachers;
  • Collaborating with the Ministry of Education of Western Bahr El Ghazal Reg. State (statistics, plans, reports, secondments, provisions);
  • Managing education projects;
  • Managing the World Food Programme school feeding and girls’ incentives programmes;
  • Maintaining and constructing of school buildings;
  • Representing the diocese in education networks and forums.

With responsibilities in

  • Supporting the operation of diocesan health facilities;
  • Managing health projects;
  • Representing the diocese in health networks and forums.

With responsibilities in

  • Leading the diocesan HIV/Aids group;
  • Organizing training courses and awareness creation sessions;
  • Delegating HIV/Aids group members to attend training courses;
  • Managing HIV/Aids projects;
  • Representing the diocese in HIV/Aids networks and forums.

Relief and Development:
With responsibilities in

  • Managing emergency and relief projects;
  • Assisting partners in implementing relief projects;
  • Representing the diocese in relief networks and forums.