ASEC News

MOU Signing at CUEA

African Sisters Education Collaborative (ASEC)

Group photo of all who witnessed the signing of the MOU.

Follow ASEC on

Nairobi, Kenya: Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA) signing the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Marywood University and CUEA launching a partnership that will promote the Higher Education for Sisters in Africa (HESA) program.

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Marywood University and the Catholic University of East Africa (CUEA) was signed on August 1, 2012 in Nairobi, Kenya. The MOU is the start of a partnership that will promote ASEC's Higher Education for Sisters in Africa (HESA) program, which facilitates access to higher education for Catholic Sisters in Africa.

Rays of Hope ebook

Read Rays of Hope

Learn more about Catholic Sisters transforming poor, rural communities across Africa in our FREE Rays of Hope ebook.

Read It Now »
photo for news story, African Sisters Education Collaborative

Sr. Anne Munley, IHM, Ph.D. together with Reverend Dr. Pius Rutechura, Vice Chancellor of the Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA), signing the Memorandum of Understanding between Marywood University and CUEA launching a partnership that will promote the Higher Education for Sisters in Africa (HESA) program.

photo for news story, African Sisters Education Collaborative

Sr. Anne Munley, IHM, Ph.D. and Rev. Dr. Pius Rutechura stand together displaying the signed Memorandum of Understanding between CUEA and Marywood University. 

photo for news story, African Sisters Education Collaborative

Present at the signing of the MOU were (from left to right): Rev. Prof. Peter I. Gichure, Director of Academic Linkages, CUEA; Sr. Jane Wakahiu, LSOSF, Ph.D., Executive Director, ASEC; Sr. Anne Munley, IHM, Ph.D., President of Marywood University; Rev. Dr. Pius Rutechura, Vice Chancellor, CUEA; Prof. Justus Mbae, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academics, CUEA; Sr. Lina Wanyiku Ndung'u, SE, Director of Eastern Africa, ASEC. 

Be a Ray of Hope

Communities across Africa are counting on Catholic Sisters, but 71% lack the education needed to carry out their important mission work. You can be a Ray of Hope for a Sister who needs you by donating to her education today.

Donate Now »

Sharing this story is one of the easiest ways you can support our mission:

Leave a comment »

Keep Reading...

ASEC Holds SLDI Virtual Partners Workshop In Preparation For Phase VI of the Program

A three-day virtual workshop enabled staff and partners to collaboratively prepare for Phase VI of ASEC’s largest program.

ASEC Forming Effective, Collaborative Agents of Change in Malawi

"ASEC programs need to be commended and encouraged," says Rev. Fr. Dr. Alfred Chaima. "We pray that the sponsors continue to invest in these programs."

ASEC Participates in Marywood University's Virtual Research Day

Marywood's Virtual Research Day provides ASEC the opportunity to increase awareness of our mission among university students, faculty, staff and local community.

Don't forget to follow ASEC on social media:
Back to news »