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    • 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. ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • WHAT IS THE CHURCH SOCIAL TEACHING SAYING ABOUT WOMEN’S RIGHTS? 

      Allsopp, Claire (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2016-08)
      This booklet has been designed to assist Christian groups to learn more and reflect on the current situation of women’s rights. It provides a theological reflection, with reference to some of the scripture, for the purpose ...
    • WHAT IS THE CHURCH’S SOCIAL TEACHING SAYING ABOUT PROPERTY GRABBING ? 

      Mwale, Simson (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2006-10)
      This pamphlet has been prepared to assist Christian groups (e.g., Small Christian Communities, Justice and Peace groups, Bible Study groups, Fellow-ship groups, etc,) to learn more about the Church Social Teaching (CST) - ...
    • What is the Church’s Social Teaching Saying about Politics? 

      Liche, Dominic (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2010-08)
      The Church, by reason of her role and competence, is not identified in any way with the political community nor bound to any political system. She is at once a sign and a safeguard of the transcendent character of the human ...
    • WHAT IS THE CHURCH SOCIAL TEACHING SAYING ABOUT LABOUR? 

      Moyo, Anold (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2011-10)
      Ever since the origin of human life, human beings have had to work for their upkeep and survival. However, unlike pre-historic times where labour was mostly of an informal, subsistence, and individualised nature, today it ...
    • What is The Church's Social Teaching Saying about Human Trafficking 

      Kayula, Lesa G (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2010-12)
      Trafficking in persons (Human Trafficking) has become a well documented issue although it remains in some way invisible to our eyes. The stories of human trafficking we hear about are often of people who have been rescued ...
    • WHAT IS THE CHURCH’S SOCIAL TEACHING SAYING ABOUT GENDER EQUALITY? 

      Liche, Dominic (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2008)
      Each one of us is born and raised up in a family. Some of us have been raised up by both parents, some by a single parent, some by relatives, and some by guardians, while others have grown up in streets with fellow children. ...
    • WHAT IS THE CHURCH’S SOCIAL TEACHING SAYING ABOUT CORRUPTION? 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2010)
      Corruption in Zambia is widespread and continues to grow, despite the fact that Zambia is a fairly democratic and peaceful country. Nearly every day, there are significant number of corruption cases involving huge sums of ...
    • WHAT IS THE CHURCH SOCIAL TEACHING SAYING ABOUT CHILDREN’S RIGHTS? 

      Kayula, Lesa G (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2010-01)
      In most societies, there is great importance and value attached to children, although this varies between and within societies or cultures. In many parts of Africa, children represent both lineage continuity and material ...
    • 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 ...
    • ZAMBIA: A CASE STUDY OF ECONOMIC REFORM AND THE IMPACT ON THE POOR 

      Henriot, Peter J (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 1996-01-02)
      Zambia is a '‘classic case" of a poor African country struggling with the problems of political and economic transitions. In 1991, it moved out of 27 years of one-party/one-man rule by the leader of its independence fight, ...
    • COST OF LIVING OF PRIMARY SCHOOL TEACHERS: THE CASE OF LUSAKA PROVINCE 

      Nakamba, Mambwe P (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2000-06)
      The main findings of the study are that incomes earned by teachers in government school were significantly lower than those earned by their colleagues in private schools. However, incomes for teachers in private schools ...
    • COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS OF EMPLOYMENT CREATED BY ZAMBIAN AGRIBUSINESSES 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2013-03)
      Zambia is endowed with abundant natural resources, but in spite of the nation’s potential the problems of unemployment, underemployment and poverty have not been meaningfully alleviated by substantial investment and a fast ...
    • Implementation of Select Health Projects at Livingstone Central Hospital 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2019)
      Over the years, the Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (JCTR) has monitored the use of public financial resources in an effort to foster accountability by public officers. Some works have included analysing issues ...
    • Report on School Food Production and Income Generation in Rural Schools in Zambia 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2009)
      This report summarises the outputs of the data collection and analysis undertaken during the period 19th October – 12 November 2008. This exercise was to inform the school feeding study contracted out by the Jesuit Centre ...
    • Implementation of Select Health Projects at Livingstone Central Hospital 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2018)
      Over the years, the Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (JCTR) has monitored the use of public financial resources in an effort to foster accountability by public officers. Some works have included analysing issues ...
    • A Social Audit on Chavuma Police Station 

      Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection, 2019-09)
      About 607 kilometers west of Solwezi, headquarter district of the North-Western Province, lies Chavuma, the furthest of the nine districts in the province. Chavuma, which is approximately 1,100 kilometers from Lusaka was ...