Collection Description

Catholic Institute for Development, Justice and Peace (CIDJAP)


About this Institutional Collection is hosting a institutional collection of documents from Catholic Institute for Development, Justice and Peace (CIDJAP), a social organ of the Catholic Church, committed to the implementation of the Catholic social teaching. Through its numerous projects CIDJAP has touched the lives of millions of people by relentlessly pursuing its tripartite causes of Justice, Development and Peace following the motto: "If you want peace work for justice". The logo of CIDJAP is a map of Africa showing two hands shaking one another - a symbol of hope, openness to dialogue and friendship, sign of solidarity.

CIDJAP was founded by Prof. Dr Obiora Ike, since 2016 Executive Director of Foundation in Geneva (Switzerland).

The collection contains a number of works of its former Director, Prof.  Dr Obiora Ike:

Book chapters from Obiora Ike's works
Books authored by Obiora Ike
Other books printed by CIDJAP or promoted by CIDJAP
Conference presentations, journalistic contributions from Obiora Ike

Website of CIDJAP

New Articles

Catholic Institute for Development, Justice and Peace (CIDJAP)
Obiora Ike In His Own Words
The Merits of the Social Teachings of the Church
Catholic Social Teaching, Historical Overview and Application to the Challenges of Africa