The Service Yezu Mwiza (SYM) is a socio-medical organization fighting HIV/AIDS in Rwanda-Burundi Jesuits region. SYM works under the civil responsibility of the Jesuit father’s association of Burundi and it is a part of the African Jesuits Aids Network (AJAN).Its specificity lies in its mobile clinic strategy, which consists bringing closer all prevention care and psychosocial support services to the community.
The Service Yezu Mwiza, its mission is to promote the integral health of the population through global comprehensive management of HIV/AIDS, TB/VIH co-infection, the fight against malaria, promoting reproductive health for maternity and responsible fatherhood as well as the management of chronic diseases.
UA healthy people enjoying the physical, mental, psychological and social well-being of all levels of Burundian society.
- Working in synergy and networking with other actors;
- Compassion (restoring human dignity to service beneficiaries);
- La Transparence (l’Esprit de rendre compte) ;
- Innovation (with excellence as a Jesuit value);
- Promoting social justice with a preferential option for the poor;
Service Yezu Mwiza Response Zones
The SYM carries out most of its activities in the province of Bujumbura Rural. However, it intervenes in other provinces of Burundi (Bujumbura mayor, Cibitoke, Bubanza, Muramvya, Kayanza, Kirundo, Muyinga, Gitega, Rutana, Makamba, Rumonge) always to promote good health for at all levels of the population.