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Called to serve

By Mable Sichali. The United Church of Zambia (UCZ) is a faith-based organisation which has been in existence for 51 years, with the mandate to preach the gospel. 11 years ago the UCZ created a department for Community Development and Social Justice programmes, with the view to address the many social ills that communities face. For…
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A fresh breath of life

Interview with Beji Benjamin Jibe, Nigeria. Beji, could you please describe the work you do, including your organisation’s name and vision.  The Sharing Education and Learning for Life Foundation runs a formative programme called Sharing Education and Learning for Life (SELL) Programme targeting young people.The objective of the SELL Programme is to promote education for…
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Walking alongside people

My name is Thandiswa Blie. I work for an organisation in the Western Cape called Mamelani, where I am a health facilitator on the Wellness Programme, sharing knowledge with people about their health. I focus on nutrition, chronic illness and HIV and AIDS. Mamelani came into being around 2003. I have been there from the…
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