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Silveira House

Agents of Peace, Justice and Development in Zimbabwe

Since 1964, in response to the needs of the men and women of our time

Programmes Updates

Silveira House currently runs several projects across the Southern Africa region, mainly Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Malawi. Catch the latest updates on our work in these provinces.

Social Analyses & Theological Reflections

Watch this space for critical analyses and reflections on important issues surrounding government policy and research from influential institutions in the Zimbabwean and global contexts


Find some of the most insightful stories, reflection and analyses and how themes are generated, developed and acted on, all these neat together into a book, booklet or series.

Over half a decade of fostering dialogue in Zimbabwe

Our Vision

Silveira House envisages a peaceful and just Zimbabwean Society

Our Mission

To promote active participation and coresponsibility by all citizens

Our Values

Social Teachings of the Catholic Church, Jesuit Charisma and spirituality

Silveira House is a trusted partner in community development work.

"Silveira House has through the years rendered unwavering support to the District in the form of workshops for councillors and livelihood and development projects for selected wards"

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Silveira House Jesuit Social Justice & Development Center

Silveira House Jesuit Social Justice & Development Center


Silveira House is a Catholic Church organization which is a key player in the civil society particularly in influencing social justice and development at grassroots level. It was the first NGO to offer civic education to black Africans in Zimbabwe.

The 2013 Constitution of Zimbabwe provided for a devolved system of government in which provincial and local government tiers actively participate in the promotion of local economic development. Silveira House has partnered with the Zimbabwe Institute for Public Administration and Management to strengthen provincial directors’ local economic development planning capacity. Misereor ... See MoreSee Less
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One of vocational skills training Graduate in Ward 2 of Mwenezi District, Masvingo province under the Youth Economic Empowerment and Social Cohesion project by Silveira House and Plan International Zimbabwe ... See MoreSee Less
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Invitation to Tender #regreeningtheurbangreenspacesinharare ... See MoreSee Less
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Ongoing Business Sustainability Management training workshop for Kuwadzana youths. The Business Management skills are expected to assist them as they run their Aquaponics Business which will be established soon at Kuwadzana Major Park. #regreeningtheurbangreenspacesinharare The City of Harare UNDP Zimbabwe ... See MoreSee Less
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Silveirahouse & UNDP Zimbabwe Gef SGP are training youths in Kuwadzana under the project: Re-greening the urban green spaces in Harare #RGUGS. This project intends to re-green selected parks in Harare and installation of Aquaponics systems for the youth to run and generate an income for sustaining their livelihoods. ... See MoreSee Less
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