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    • ACCESS TO INFORMATION LAW IN ZAMBIA: FOR WHO AND FOR WHAT? 

      Kayula, Lesa G (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2018-05)
      Since the coming of the Patriotic Front (PF) party into power, there has been great public expectation about the enactment of the Access to Information law. This public expectation arose from the fact that it was one of ...
    • Active Citizenship 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2017)
      This brochure is a JCTR product on Active Citizenship. It highlights the importance of Active Citizenship as well as the benefits it carries. Active Citizenship is essentially about citizen’s engagement in the political, ...
    • Active Citizenship 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2014)
      Active Citizenship is essentially about citizens’ engagement in the political, social and economic affairs that affect them at any appropriate level (Local or National) where they are able to play this duty effectively ...
    • Active Citizenship Participation Beyond Elections 

      Kayula, Lesa G (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2016)
      Zambia witnessed historic elections on 20 September 2011 in which the Patriotic Front (PF) emerged winners ousting the former ruling party the Movement for Multi Party Democracy MMD. The September elections, ended 20 years ...
    • Alternative ways of protecting and promoting Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Zambia 

      Ndhlovu, Hope (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2011-01)
      Considering Zambia’s history in the area of constitution making, particularly with regard to amendments to the Bill of Rights and the adoption of stronger measures to protect rights, including economic, social and cultural ...
    • APRM IN ZAMBIA 

      JESUIT CENTRE FOR THEOLOGICAL REFLECTION (JESUIT CENTRE FOR THEOLOGICAL REFLECTION, 2009-03)
      There are questions that many Zambians have! But not many of us have good answers! Not only do Zambians ask questions about governance, but so do the citizens of so many other African countries. And that is why there is - ...
    • A Call for Responsible Leadership on Bill 10 

      JESUIT CENTRE FOR THEOLOGICAL REFLECTION (JESUIT CENTRE FOR THEOLOGICAL REFLECTION, 2020-02-04)
      THE Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (JCTR) noted with concern that the media is awash with disparaging and divisive statements emanating from various quarters of society on the proposed constitutional amendment, ...
    • Can Sustainable Agriculture Practices Remedy the Negative Effects of Climate Change on Food Security in Zambia? 

      Chilufya, Gregory C (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2011-06)
      This report was commissioned by the Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (JCTR) to inform advocacy and communication on conditions relating to food security and climate change. The study was undertaken during the period ...
    • Caring for our Environment 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2008-04)
      When we refer to the environment, we mean the 'natural' environment which includes our whole universe. It is the same as what we mean by 'creation'. However, we normally speak of our environment in the more restricted sense ...
    • The Catholic Social Teaching 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2016)
      In this brochure, you will find how Catholic Social Teaching provides away to help understand our rights and how we can get them. And we can work together to make sure that all Zambians have access to these basic rights ...
    • Catholic Social Teaching and the AIDS Epidemic 

      Kelly, Michael J (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2011-01)
      The Church’s social teaching refers to a body of teaching on social, economic, political and cultural matters developed over a long period by the Catholic Church, but proposed more explicitly and systematically in the years ...
    • Catholic Social Teaching and the Aids Pandemic 

      Kelly, Michael J (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2011-01)
      The Church’s social teaching refers to a body of teaching on social, economic, political and cultural matters developed over a long period by the Catholic Church, but proposed more explicitly and systematically in the years ...
    • CHURCH IN AFRICA: RELEVANT AND CREDIBLE? 

      Henriot, Peter J; Liche, Dominic (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2008-06)
      On 28 June 2007, Pope Benedict XVI called for the Second Special Assembly for Africa of the Synod of Bishops to be held in the Vatican in October 2009. The theme of this Second Assembly is: “The Church in Africa in Service ...
    • A CHURCH IN THE MODERN WORLD OF AFRICA: THE ZAMBIAN EXPERIENCE 

      Henriot, Peter J (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2005-03)
      Zambia became independent of British colonial rule in 1964, one year before that greatest document of the Second Vatican Council, Church in the Modem World (Gaudium et Spes), was published. The Catholic church in Zambia ...
    • CHURCH’S SOCIAL TEACHING AND THE ECONOMY IN ZAMBIA 

      Henriot, Peter J (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2003-11-29)
      Since we are going to be talking about Zambia in great detail this afternoon, I want to open with a phrase I use more and more these days: "Zambia is a very rich country, a very rich country indeed, but Zambia is a country ...
    • CLIMATE CHANGE-HOW READY IS AFRICA AND ZAMBIA TO MITIGATE AND ADAPT? 

      Banda, Sosten Z (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2012)
      Climate change is not only an environmental injustice, but a humanitarian and development emergency of global proportions. It is poised to significantly impact food security, livelihoods, health and other basic services. ...
    • The Deteriorating Condition of Our Common Home 

      Kelly, Michael (JESUIT CENTRE FOR THEOLOGICAL REFLECTION, 2020-01)
      Nature is declining globally at rates unprecedented in human history — and the rate of species extinctions is accelerating, with grave impacts on people around the world now likely. That is the sombre message from a landmark ...
    • Developmental Policies and Priorities have left the Youth Behind 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2019-03-11)
      Zambia will join the rest of the world in commemorating the Youth Day on Tuesday, 12th March, 2019. The Zambian youth faces numerous challenges which include, high unemployment, limited opportunity to access and attain ...
    • ECONOMIC SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS KEY TO HUMAN DIGNITY 

      JESUIT CENTRE FOR THEOLOGICAL REFLECTION (JESUIT CENTRE FOR THEOLOGICAL REFLECTION, 2019-06-28)
      At 55 years of independence, Zambia claimed to have made a lot of economic advances both in urban and rural areas. However, these advancements were supposed to translate to the improvement of living standards of the people ...
    • Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR): Foundations for Daily Living 

      Kabale, Dominica (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2019)
      In 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), outlining the basic civil, cultural, economic, political and social rights that all human beings should enjoy. In 1966, ...