General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Healingsprings fellowship If you are an EU citizen you have probably already heard that on 25 May 2018 a new European privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), comes into force. It is meant to strengthen your rights when your personal data is being processed (collected, stored, transferred etc). Healingsprings fellowship (Hf) is committed …

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Thought Leaders Series: 2018

Consider this... Let us have a look at two important big concept ideas or metanarratives in economics, namely: Opportunity Cost and Time Value of Money. In simple terms, Opportunity Cost is the loss of other alternatives when one alternative is chosen. The time value of money (TVM) on the other hand is the idea that …

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Time is only a human invention, therefore 2018 is an idea we subscribe to through human cooperation. Unlike the concept of Jubilee in Judaism where the economic and social slates are wiped clean, with a view to give everyone a fresh start, largely, 2018 is a continuum, hence a direct product of 2017. The present …

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Thought Leaders Series: 2017

Everyone has a worldview... It may be more or less conscious or systemic. It may or may not make reference to institutional religious or non-religious perspectives. It is one of the core tasks of faith leaders to enable people to reflect on their own and others’ world-views. For society to flourish, people need to understand …

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Thought Leaders Series: 2017

Where are the prophets? The prophets were not hyper mystical individuals as Christian tradition evokes, rather, they were thinkers, academics, social critics, community organisers; pressing for socioeconomic reforms for the people. They tackled the issues of their time headlong by Speaking Truth to Power, hence they were unpopular with the elites of their time.  When …

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