is Associate Professor at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa. She has worked in the field of the church and development since 1990, both as a researcher and as an ordained priest in the Anglican Church of Southern Africa. She is the director of the Collaborative for HIV and AIDS, Religion and Theology (CHART). She has published many articles on HIV and AIDS. She edited the landmark publication, Religion and HIV and AIDS: Charting the Terrain.
JEFFREY D. SACHS
is widely considered to be one of the world’s leading experts on economic development and the fight against poverty. He is a professor of economics, a leader in sustainable development and Special Advisor to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on the Millennium Development Goals.
Professor Sachs serves as the Director of The Earth Institute, Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development and Professor of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University. He has written a number of books, including The End of Poverty (2005), Common Wealth: Economics for a Crowded Planet (2008), and The Price of Civilization (2011) and The Age of Sustainable Development (2015).
GUSTAVO GUTIERREZ MERINO
is a theologian from Lima, Peru. He has spent much of his life working for the poor and oppressed. Fr Gutiérrez has written over a dozen books including A Theology of Liberation: History, Politics, Salvation, and hundreds of articles concerning the church’s role in creating social structures of solidarity. Gutierrez holds the John Cardinal O’Hara Professorship of Theology at the University of Norte Dame. He has been professor at the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru and a visiting professor at many major universities in NorthAmerica and Europe. Along with Fr Timothy Radcliffe OP, Fr Gutiérrez wrote the essay Identity of Caritas’ Mission for the Caritas Theology book Love Received and Given.