Projects and Work by WOCATI

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WOCATI members have been involved in a variety of publishing activities like:


March 9, 2013 Members of WOCATI published a groundbreaking book entitled Challenges and Promises of Quality Assurance in Theological Education: Multicontextual and Ecumenical Inquires with essays by: David Esterline, Dietrich Werner, Isabel Apawo Phiri, John Gichimu, Lester Edwin J. Ruiz, Namsoon Kang, Petros Vassiliadis, Priscille Djomhoue, Ravi Tiwari, Reinhold Bernhardt, and Simon K. Dossou.

Table of Contents

  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction: The Quality of Theological Education Reconsidered by Namsoon Kang
  • Standards for Quality Assurance in Africa: Enhancing Quality Training in African Independent Churches by John Gichimu
  • Standard of Quality Assurance in Asia by Ravi Tiwari
  • Standards for Quality Assurance and Improvement in Europe by Reinhold Bernhardt
  • The Theological Education in Europe Today: Challenges & Promises by Petros Vassiliadis
  • Quality Assurance in Higher and Theological Education in the United States by David Esterline
  • Towards A Common Charter on Quality in Theological Education, Theological Perspectives for Ecumenical Guidelines on Common Quality Standards: A Paper from ETE-WCC by Dietrich Werner
  • Mainstreaming Gender in Theological Institutions in Francophone Africa: Perspective from Cameroon by Priscille Djomhoue?
  • Assuring the Quality of Institutional Practice: A Case of Africa by Simon K. Dossou
  • Bibliography
  • Appendix A
    • Group Photo
    • WOCATI 2011 Consultation Communique? Johannesburg, South Africa, 4 July – 8 July, 2011
    • Listener Reports
    • Reflections on the “Challenges and Promises of Quality Assurance in Theological Education: Ecumenical and Multi-Contextual Inquiries” by Lester Edwin J. Ruiz
    • Listening report of the World Conference of Associations of Theological Institutions (WOCATI) Consultation Johannesburg (South Africa), 2011 by Isabel Apawo Phiri
  • Appendix B
    • WOCATI Consultation Schedule
  • Appendix C
    • Executive Members/Staff
    • Consultation Participants
    • Invitees Unable to Attend
  • Book
  • Preliminary documents