The Social Development Programme of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa aims to the improvement of the spiritual, physical and emotional well being of the poor and oppressed people of Africa on a non-denominational basis. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The AACC is an ecumenical fellowship representing more than 120 million Christians in 39 African countries working to make a difference in the lives of the people of Africa through ministries of advocacy and presence on the continental, regional and local levels. [according to site editor's information]
The Council is the national ecumenical enabler and co-ordinator of inter-church debate and action. It works for moral reconstruction in South Africa, focussing on issues of justice, reconciliation, integrity of creation and the eradication of poverty and contributing towards the empowerment of all who are spiritually, socially and economically marginalised."br>The site links to member churches in South Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
OAIC is an association of African Independent, Instituted or African founded Churches (AICs). The terms African Independent or African Instituted Churches (AICs) are used more or less interchangeably for a large number of different Christian churches across Sub-Saharan Africa. These churches share a common positive respect for African cultural values that are reflected in their worship and belief systems or theologies.
The International Headquarters of the OAIC is located in Nairobi, Kenya. ... [according to site editor's information]
As an organization, the Dutch Reformed Church consists of 10 synods, of which nine are in South Africa. The tenth one is in the neighbouring country of Namibia. The boarders of the synods closely resemble those of the various provinces of South Africa and Namibia. [according to site editor's information]
The Economic Justice Network in Southern Africa is a project of the Fellowship of Christian Councils in Southern Africa (FOCCISA). FOCCISA consists of eleven National Christian Councils: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Its objectives are:
* To increase and develop effective advocacy strategies and interventions on a selected number of priority issues affecting the region through joint conferences, seminars and workshops.
* To undertake relevant research on particular issues of concern to the EJN that can be used in advocacy activities of the National Christian Councils, EJN and partner organisation.
* To facilitate information gathering, dissemination and exchange within EJN and with partner organisations on the key priority areas (debt, trade and food security).
* To encourage economic literacy programmes by the Churches at all levels.
* To liaise with similar networks in Southern Africa and the continent and our International partners to collaborate on issues of global concern. ... [according to site editor's information]
Website of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa. It is the Anglican province in Southern Africa and includes 25 dioceses in Angola, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Saint Helena, South Africa and Swaziland. The primate is the Archbishop of Cape Town. [editors ilissAfrica]
The College of the Transfiguration is a College of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa (Eastern Cape Province). As a theological education institution it provides an environment in which future priests are formed, informed and transformed, so as to be equipped to minister within the church and society in Africa. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The monastery is a house of the Order of the Holy Cross - an Anglican Benedictine community of men. Individuals and groups may come for a retreat throughout the year. [according to site editor's information]