Tag: Zambia

Michael J. Kelly SJ Obituary

Tributes have poured in for Irish Jesuit, Michael J. Kelly SJ, who died peacefully on Friday, 15th January 2021 in Zambia, the country he had called home for most...

Maternity Wing for Chisipula Health Centre

In Kasama, Northern Zambia, the Chisipula community has successfully lobbied local government for the construction of a maternity wing at their local health centre, the Namulundu Clinic, thanks to...

Restructuring in Southern Africa

The restructuring of Jesuit Provinces in Southern Africa which will result in the formation of one large united region has been underway since 2014 and is an attempt to...

Empowering Zambians to Fight for their Rights

The Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (JCTR) in Lusaka, Zambia works with communities in to empower them to fight for their economic, social and cultural rights.
Fr Michael J. Kelly SJ with Kenneth Kaunda, first President of Zambia.

Michael J. Kelly Featured on Stamp

The pioneering work of Irish Jesuit, Michael J. Kelly SJ, as an educator and a campaigner for HIV/AIDS in his adopted home of Zambia, has been honoured on a...

Zambians Fight for their Rights

  People living in poor, rural communities in Zambia are not informed about their rights to demand access to health services, clean water and better schools. A project run...

New Library for St Ignatius School

  A new library for a Jesuit school in Lusaka will help to close the education gap in Zambia, helping its students to fulfil their potential. St Ignatius College...

Zambia Honours Irish Jesuit for AIDS Work

Irish Jesuit, Fr Michael Kelly SJ, was conferred with The Order of Distinguished Service by Zambian President Edgar Lungu, in State House, Lusaka on 24th October. The honour was...

St Ignatius Jesuit College, Lusaka, Zambia

Social justice and service for all and in all At St Ignatius College in Zambia, students are learning to be of service to others. A rounded approach to education...

Jesus said: Let the little children come to me

Dorothy Hambayi  Jesus said “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” (Mt.19:14) In Zambia...

A museum piece or a hero?

A Museum Piece Early in May  a new state-of-the-art interactive-type museum, EPIC Ireland, was opened in the vaults of the docklands CHQ building in Dublin. The new museum focuses...
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the Common Good in Zambia

A paper by Fr. Leonard Chiti SJ “Human dignity and the common good are two central pillars of Catholic Social Teaching.”