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The challenge of poverty for the church in Zambia : a response to the effects of the Structural Adjustment Programme (SAP)
The effects of the Structural Adjustment Programmes (SAP) that have been the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) prescribed economic reforms have accentuated poverty levels in Zambia. For the majority ofthe population, ...
Poverty, environment and church : a Christian contribution to the earth crisis as a key to poverty eradication : a Zambian perspective.
The environmental crisis and the poverty crisis, are among the major challenges the Church in Zambia is facing. In this work I argue that poverty and the ecological crises are interrelated. However, a major problem has ...
A theoretical reflection on concepts of poverty : towards an appropriate development framework for the church in it's [sic] development ministry among the poor.
This paper argues that an adequate definition of poverty is necessary for the church if it is to make a positive contribution to poverty alleviation. The definitions of Amartya Sen, Klaus Nurnberger and Bryant Myers are ...
Constructing an oikotheology : the environment, poverty and the church in South Africa.
South Africa is a country of great natural resources yet suffers from high levels of poverty. This study looks at the relationship between the environment and poverty in South Africa and the role of the church in this ...
The contribution of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Republic of Namibia (ELCRN) to poverty relief in the Usakos Circuit, with special focus on the Otjimbingwe rural community.
This dissertation examines the contribution that the Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Republic of Namibia (ELCRN) can make to poverty alleviation at local community level, through research in the Otjimbingwe rural community ...