Justice Section Sitemap

To navigate the Justice section of the SMA Website just click on the links below


Climate Change

Africa – Climate Change, SMA Justice Briefing No 22 
Climate Change – Overview 
Climate Facts
Ghana – dealing with climate change
Climate change a Triple Injustice for Africa and poorer nations


Access to Medicines in Africa

Video Presentation:  An audio visual overview produced by the SMA Justice Office
Written Overview:  Containing the same information as in the above Presentation
Medicines as in the Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network (AEFJN) website
Medicines Factsheet prepared by the AEFJN
MSF Access Campaign: Do something
Access to Medicine Index 2012
collage web


Biofuels: SMA Justice Briefing No 3.
Biofuels – Frequently Asked Questions
EU Biofuels policy: Fuelling food insecurity in Africa
Open Letter re Biofuels to EU Leaders
Article: Biofuels from food crops to be capped following MEPs’ vote.
Oxfam reaction: MEP’s biofuel compromise not encough to tackle hunger in poor countries
An example of biofuel land-grab intimidation

Biofuels: Fuelling Poverty and Environmental Degradation – Trocaire Briefing

Food Security 

Food Security:SMA Justice Briefing No. 6
Pope Benedict XVI on Food Security
Link to the Africa, Europe Faith and Justice Network website on the topic of Food Security
Related Topic: Land-Grabbing – SMA Justice Briefingf No. 8

Arms Control 

Global conflict and the arms trade – an overview
Africa – Arms Trade:  SMA Justice Briefing No. 18

An Arms Trade Treaty at last
United Nations Arms Trade Treaty, April 2013
Small Arms Factsheet  

Know More

Justice Briefings:    On issues such as –  International Debt, Land Grabbing, Tax Evasion, Urbanisation/Slums, Human Trafficking, Migration, Street Children and others

 JUSTICE LINKScollage2 web 

Social Justice Ireland
Irish Missionary Union

Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network (AEFJN)
Debt and Development Coalition Ireland
CIDSE an international alliance of Catholic development agencies.

WORKING FOR JUSTICE   Reports on the work of SMA’s, OLA’s and other Missionaries  

Working for Justice Peace and Understanding between Christians and Muslims.
Working for Justice – Homes for Street Children
Working for Justice – AEFJN, 25 Years for Justice and Peace
Working for Justice – Shalom Centre for Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation (SCCRR) 


Prayer for Justice and Peace
CAFOD Campaign Page

Trocaire: Get Involved Page   

COIS TINE  Cois Tine is a pastoral project run by the SMA Justice Office

Muslim Christian Dialogue 

A Journey Together  
Knocking on the Door – Ireland and Muslim Christian Dialogue
An Overview of Islam    

Resources  (on Cois Tine website) 

Human Trafficking  


Prayer Guideline for the Eradication of Poverty
Prayer Service for World Day of Social Justice.
Brief Introduction to Catholic Social Teaching

Principles and values which inform the agenda of Justice, Peace, Integrity of Creation (JPIC) 
article by Fr Kevin O’Gorman SMA DD, Lecturer in Moral Theology at St Patrick’s College, Maynooth.
The Principles of Catholic Social Thought... A Chapter from CORI Justice’s Values, Catholic Social Thought and Public Policy p.11-13


A collection of Statistics
Other Articles


Previous article2013 St Therese Novena Cork – Day 3
Next articleSuffering and the Christian Life