This is a (so far very short) list of Church groups and networks who have committed to work together to mark the 50th anniversary of Vatican II.

We plan to add more information as time goes on. Please help us by sending information to:

South Africa, Botswana and Swaziland

Hope and Joy Network: This is a network launched by Southern African church organisations including the Jesuit Institute, Redemptorist Publications, LCCL and most major men’s and women’s congregations, SA Council of Priests, CPLO, Catholic Institute of Education/ CSO, SVdP, Knights of da Gama, St Anne’s Sodality, Catholic Women’s League, Catholic Women’s Association, Catholic Bible College/ Foundation, Engaged Encounter, St Augustine’s College, St John Vianney Seminary, Radio Veritas , ‘The Southern Cross’, various diocesan papers, ‘Trefoil’, Metanoia Media, Mariannhill Press, Durban – Youth Ministry, Paulines bookshops, Maronite Mission. The aim is to build an adult education network "to revive the Church’s long tradition of popular education and provide inspiring resources" on Catholic social teaching and practice.