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Programme

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Day 1 04-10-2021
Day 2 05-10-2021
Day 3 06-10-2021
Day 4 07-10-2021
Day 1 04-10-2021
Lounge 1-2
09:30 - 12:30
Meeting of the World Council Lounge 1-2

(closed business session)

Lounge 3
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch Lounge 3
Main Hall
12:30 - 13:15
Studio
13:15 - 13:30
Welcome to the Conference Host Studio Studio

Interviewee: Mr. Philbert Aganyo, Chairman, Kenya Interfaith Youth Network; Team Leader, Religions for Peace for Youth Media Team

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Main Hall
13:30 - 15:30
Opening Ceremony Main Hall

Moderator: Prof. Azza Karam, Secretary General, Religions for Peace

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Foyer
15:30 - 16:00
Coffee Break Foyer
Studio
15:30 - 16:00
Conference Hosts on-air Studio

Interviewee: Secretary General of the IRC Uganda

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Main Hall
16:00 - 17:45
Faith, Diplomacy and Public Health: Realizing Transformative Partnerships Main Hall

Moderator: Mr. Philbert Aganyo
Speakers: Dr. Gilles Carbonnier, Dr. Vinu Aram, Bishop Margot Kässmann, Imam Mohamed Magid, Dr. Renz Argao

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Studio
17:45 - 18:00
Conference Hosts on air Studio

Interviewees: Ms Irmgard Maria Fellner, Deputy Director-General for Culture and Communication, Federal Foreign Office, Germany
Maestra Zhang Zhang, Violinist

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Main Hall
Day 2 05-10-2021
Studio
08:30 - 08:40
Morning Talk in the Conference Host Studio Studio

Interviewee: Mr Jimmy Obuya, Coordinator FPCC Initiative, Religions for Peace

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Main Hall
Main Hall
09:00 - 10:00
HEART-Talk on Peacebuilding Main Hall

Interviewer: Mr. Thomas Sparrow
Interviewees: Chief Rabbi David Rosen, Bishop Dr. Munib Younan, Ms. Kristina Lunz

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Foyer
10:00 - 10:30
Coffee Break Foyer
Studio
10:00 - 10:30
Conference Hosts on-air Studio

Interviewees: Bishop em. Dr Mounib Younan, Bishop Emeritus of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land; Religions for Peace Palestine; Honorary President, Religions for Peace
Mr Thomas Sparrow, Political Correspondent, Deutsche Welle

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Main Hall
10:30 - 12:15
Peace and Security: The Multi-religious Imperative Main Hall

Speakers: Rev. Clement Joseph, Ms. Irmgard Maria Fellner, Ms. Opor Srisusan, H.M. Sultan Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III

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Lounge 3
12:15 - 13:30
Lunch Lounge 3
Studio
12:30 - 13:15
Press Talks Studio

Interviewees: Grand-Mother Marie-Josée Rankin, President, Kina8at Together; Elder from the Anicinape (Algonquin) tradition (Indigenous, CANADA)
Grand-Father Dominique Rankin, Algonquin Hereditary Grand Chief Co-President, Religions for Peace (Indigenious, Canada)

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13:15 - 14:30
Conference Hosts on-air

Films: Faith in Humanity, International Committee of the Red Cross
A Burst of Song, Lia Beltrami

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Conference Room 6/7
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Implications of the Global Pandemic on Peace, Security and Public Health: The Role of Religion and Diplomacy in Global Vaccine Campaigns Conference Room 6/7
Lounge 1
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Supporting Interreligious Dialogue in Challenging Political Environments: Regional Perspectives Lounge 1
Conference Room 8
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Multi-Religious Collaboration and Diplomacy to Overcome Gender-based Violence Conference Room 8
Saal Europa
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Interreligious Education for Just, Peaceful and Inclusive Societies Saal Europa
Virtual
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Multi-religious Diplomacy: A Tipping Point for Saving Our Environment Virtual
Virtual
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Freedom of Thought, Conscience and Belief - The Protection of Holy Sites and Religious Practices Virtual
Lounge 2
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Challenges to Multi-Religious Co-existence? Racism, Xenophobia, Hate Speech and Blasphemy Laws Lounge 2
Foyer
15:30 - 16:00
Coffee Break Foyer
Studio
15:30 - 15:45
Conference Hosts on-air Copy Studio

Interviewees: Ambassador Jos Douma

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Studio
15:45 - 16:00
Conference Hosts on-air Studio

Interviewees: Alejandra Acosta, Young Changemaker ASHOKA

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Main Hall
16:00 - 17:30
Building Peace through Interreligious Collaboration: Challenges and Opportunities Main Hall

Moderator: Ms. Mirian Akuaba De-Souza
Speakers: H.E. Cardinal John Onaiyekan, Mr. Ajarn Sulak Sivaraksa, Ms. Bani Dugal, Ms. Emina Frljak

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17:30 - 18:00
Conference Hosts on-air

Interviewees:
Ulrich Schneider, Managing Director, Ring for Peace
Ms. Bani Dugal, Principal Representative to the United Nations, Bahá’I International Community; Co-President, Religions for Peace
Chief Rabbi David Rosen, International Director, Department of Interreligious Affairs, American Jewish Committee; Co-President, Religions for Peace

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ringforpeace
17:45 - 19:00
Ring for Peace Ceremony ringforpeace

The procession from the Inselhalle to the Ring for Peace In Luitpoldpark will start at 17:30 and the Ring for Peace Ceremony will begin at 18:00.

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Lounge 3
19:00 - 20:00
Dinner Lounge 3
Day 3 06-10-2021
Studio
08:30 - 08:40
Morning Talk in the Conference Host Studio Studio

Interviewee: Mr Ben Meeus, Program Officer - Interfaith Rainforest Initiative, Religions for Peace

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Main Hall
Main Hall
09:00 - 10:00
HEART-Talk on Environment Main Hall

Moderator: Mr. Thomas Sparrow
Speaker: Grandmother Marie-Josée Rankin and Grand-Father Dominique Rankin, Mr. Ivo Cipio Aureliano, Ms. Vanessa Nakate

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Foyer
10:00 - 10:30
Coffee Break Foyer
Studio
10:00 - 10:30
Conference Hosts on-air Studio

Interviewees: Ms Laura Vargas, Executive Secretary, Interreligious Council of Peru
Dr Charles McNeill, Senior Advisor, Forests & Climate, UN Environment Programme
Ms Stina Tysk, Vice-Chairperson, World Student Christian Federation- Europe; Member, International Youth Committee

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Main Hall
10:30 - 11:40
Main Hall
11:45 - 12:30
Lightning Talks: Peace, Faith and Action Main Hall

Moderator: Dr. Silke Lechner
Speakers: Ms. Yael Spitzer, Mr. Mohammed Ali Azaiez, Ms. Eda Molla, Mr. Christian K. Lupemba, Ms. Alejandra Acosta

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12:15 - 12:30
Conference Hosts on-air

Case Study: Ms Elga Sarapung, Director, Institute for Interfaith Dialogue in Indonesia; Religions for Peace Indonesia

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Studio
12:30 - 13:15
Press Talks Studio

Interviewee: Rev. Dr. Clement Joseph, Secretary General, Religions for Peace Haiti

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Lounge 3
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch Lounge 3
13:15 - 14:30
Conference Hosts on-air

Films: Faith in Humanity, International Committee of the Red Cross
A Burst of Song, Lia Beltrami

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Virtual
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Demographic Dynamics, Religions and Politics Virtual
Conference Room 6/7
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: What IS the Added Value of Faith-Based Mediation of Conflicts? Conference Room 6/7
Lounge 1
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Migration and Interreligious Cooperation Lounge 1
Saal Europa
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Interreligious Collaboration and Social-Behavioural Change - Making A Difference for Children, Families and Communities Saal Europa
Lounge 1
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Traditional and Social Media: Make or Break for the Faith and Diplomacy Nexus? Lounge 1
Virtual
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: Religious Partnerships with the Private Sector: Insights for Impacting on Faith and Diplomacy Virtual
Conference Room 8
13:30 - 15:30
Diplomacy Roundtable: No More Religious Troubles in Northern Ireland? Conference Room 8
Foyer
15:30 - 16:00
Coffee Break Foyer
Studio
15:30 - 16:00
Conference Hosts on-air Studio

Interviewees:
Mr Marcelo Leites, General Secretary, World Student Christian Federation
Mr Christian Rapp, Communications, Foundation Peace Dialogue of the World Religions and Civil Society (Ring for Peace)

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Studio
18:00 - 18:15
Conference Hosts on-air Studio

Video Message: H.E. Judge Mohamed Abdelsalam, Senior Representative of His Eminence Grand Imam of Al-Azhar; Secretary General of the Higher Committee on Human Fraternity; Co-President, Religions for Peace

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Lounge 3
18:15 - 19:30
Dinner Lounge 3
Main Hall
19:30 - 21:00
Special Session on Emerging Issues in Collaboration between Religious Actors and Diplomats: Lessons from Afghanistan and beyond Main Hall

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Day 4 07-10-2021
Studio
08:30 - 08:40
Morning Talk in the Conference Host Studio Studio

Interviewees:
Ms Karen Hernandez, Religions for Peace
Ms Katharina Koetke, Ring for Peace

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Inselhalle
Main Hall
09:00 - 10:00
Nourishing the Human in Humanitarianism Main Hall

Moderator: Imam Sayyed Razawi
Speakers: Ms. Laura Vargas, Mr. Rick Santos, Ms. Shamsa Abubakar Fadhil, Dr. Genti Kruja

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Foyer
10:00 - 10:30
Coffee Break Foyer
Studio
10:00 - 10:30
Conference Hosts on-air Studio

Interviewee: Prof. (em) Dr h.c. Wolfgang Schürer, Chairman, Foundation Peace Dialogue of the World Religions and Civil Society (Ring for Peace)

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Main Hall
10:30 - 12:00
Lounge 3 / Studio
12:00 - 13:00
Lunch Lounge 3 / Studio
Studio
Main Hall
12:30 - 13:15
Inselhalle Click here to go back to the overview of the Inselhalle. There you can join the sessions in the Main Hall, chat with other participants and receive support.
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Information Downloads
Closing press release of Generations in Dialogue, October 7 Download
Statement of the World Council of Religions for Peace, Lindau 2021 Download
Press kit from October 7: Closing Press Conference Download
Press Kit from October 4: Opening Day Download
Press Kit from September 15: Speakers and program - Download ZIP Download
Programme GID2021 – Download PDF Download
Apply for DW Akademie Media Training Download
Speech by H.E. Ms. Uzra Zeya Download