About us


The Centre for Contextual Ministry at the University of Pretoria is committed to the formation of community and church leaders for contextual engagement in their communities. The Centre fulfils its mandate through continued education and engaged research in partnership with local communities.

This is only the RESEARCH website of the Centre.

For information on the courses offered by the Centre, click here

We engage in the work of community transformation by hosting summits, facilitating conferences, leading workshops, presenting seminars and doing trans-disciplinary research in conjunction with a range of partners. Our research is committed to make a contribution to community and social transformation. We involve research associates who are creatively combining research competency, academic rigour and active community engagement.

The four research themes are: