The lecture and seminar will give insights into an emerging field of research. Swart will present a recently completed study in a project about Religious Communities and Sustainable Development. Philipp Öhlmann, head of this research project at Humboldt University in Berlin, will comment on Ignatius Swart's contribution. Three master students in Diakonia and Christian Social Practice will present results from their freshly submitted master theses in this area.
Religion, Development and African Initiated Churches: Initial Perspectives from a New Research Journe; Professor Ignatius Swart, VID & University of the Western Cape
Response Philipp Öhlmann; Head of the Research Program for Religious Communities and Sustainable Development at the Humboldt University Berlin
Three Students from the Master Program in Diakonia and Christian Social Practice present their freshly submitted theses