Welcome To AACC-CETA

We are the largest association of Protestant, Orthodox and Indigenous churches in Africa.


The AACC fellowship accounts for over 120 million Christians across the continent.


Our programmes are diverse equiping members in Good Governance and Democratic Transitions, Migration and Human Trafficking, Interfaith Dialogue among others.

Thrust 1: Promotion Of Regional Theological Networks And The All Africa Academy Of Theology And Religious Studies
Theological reflections at these centres will inform the Church’s decisions and actions regarding contextual solutions to burning issues on the continent.

Thrust 2: Young Theologians’ Exposure Through Training And Internship Programmes
This will deepen and strengthen ecumenical theological knowledge among young theologians, expose and prepare them for the leadership of the growing Church in Africa.

Thrust 3: Ecumenical Formation And Publications
Conduct reflections on ecumenism in Africa and publish credible and relevant contextual theological materials as resources to the churches and theological institutions.

Thrust 4: Interfaith Dialogue And Peaceful Coexistence Between Faiths
Searching and reflecting on ways of promoting peaceful co-existence among faiths, especially Christian and Muslim relations in Africa.

Thrust 5: Documentation And Archives
Keeping the memory of the organization and inspiring other Christian institutions in Africa to do the same.

Thrust 6: Scholarship And Theological Education Fund
The scholarship initiative requires that the churches assess the needs for new knowledge and skills to improve their work and henceforth identify the individual or group to be trained.

Thrust 7: Women Concerns And Family Values
Being the only institution which has roots in African heritage, the family is to be inspired by African values and enlightened by the Gospel. This thrust will address concerns that undermine family values specifically Gender Based Violence.

Thrust 8: Youth And Children Concerns
This thrust will provide space for young people and advocate for the rights of children.

Thrust 9: Health And Healing / HIV-AIDS
Many of our member churches live in the context marked by trauma and suffering from disease. Therefore the thrust
will mobilize them in complementarity with other actors to make this a key agenda in their mission.

Thrust 10: Inclusion Of People Living With Disabilities
It will be important to work hand in hand with the Ecumenical Disability Advocates Network (EDAN) to sensitize and advocate for the dignity of people living with disabilities.

Thrust 1: High-Level Ecumenical Diplomacy
The programme will continue to engage distinguished and experienced persons to utilize the available reservoir of experts in preparation for task of preventive advocacy, diplomacy and peace building.

Thrust 2: Good Governance and Democratic Transitions
The programme will continue to create awareness among churches about their responsibility and involvement in ensuring there is good and accountable governance and democratic transition, so as to prevent conflict before, during and after elections.

Thrust 3: Intervention in Specific Burning Situations
This is in consonance with the mandate of the AACC within the framework of the Peace and Advocacy Programme.

Thrust 4: Migration and Human Trafficking
The phenomenon of migration and human trafficking became the highest threat to African dignity. It became urgent to advocate about it and to mobilize churches for prevention together with promoting better living conditions in our countries.

Thrust 5: Economic Justice And Poverty Eradication
This thrust seeks to introduce deliberate change through efforts that aim at eradicating poverty and promoting economic justice.

Thrust 6: Leadership Development For Self-sustainability
Empowerment and Capacity Building is intended to build institutional and individual abilities and capabilities towards effective stewardship, accountability and transparency.

Thrust 7: Food Security And Climate Change In Africa
This thrust provides space and platform for advocacy, awareness creation, sensitisation on factors that inhibit food security such as land tenure systems and promotion of solidarity with the marginalised in the Church and Society.
The thrust will also focus on awareness creation on climate change and vital action to be taken by individuals communities and Nations.

Thrust 8: Networking And Collaboration With Civil Society Organizations (CSOs)
In the last 10 years, the AACC has worked closely with Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and they have complimented each other in the area of economic justice, climate change, peace building and conflict resolutions and this collaboration will continue.


A warm welcome from our courteous, friendly, well-trained and efficient staff awaits all our guests. We offer great service, a choice of comfortable accommodation, and fantastic conference facilities,largest hall has a capacity of 1000 people.

Our facility is set in beautiful secluded gardens along Waiyaki Way about 3 minutes drive from the westlands shopping centre and 30 minutes drive from the Jomokenyatta international airport

We have 106 rooms offering high quality en-suite accommodation and guests can dine in our restaurant at value-for-money prices. Our conference facilities are well priced and very popular.

Within a half hour drive are numerous attractions; including ultra modern shopping malls, health and fitness clubs, swimming pool and a host of others including the National Museum.

The personalised service offered will go along way to make your stay memorable.



Desmond Tutu Conference Center has 106 luxuriously designed single double and twin ensuite rooms each varying in size and facilities.
Room Facilities include:

  • High-speed wireless internet access
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Hot water
  • Flat screen Tvs with DSTV
  • Telephone
  • Hot Beverages making facilities
  • Power outlet 110/240v
  • Central safe deposit box at the reception



Tel: +254 20 4440224, 4442215
Mobile: +254 710 734728
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All Africa Conference of Churches (AACC-CETA)

General Secretariat: Waiyaki Way.
P.O. Box 14205-00800 Westlands,
Nairobi, Kenya.

Tel: +254 20 4441483, 4441338/9
Fax: +254 20 4443241, 4445835
Email: secretariat@aacc-ceta.org


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