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September 6 2015 17:00

Opening Assembly



Chairperson

Hilde Kieboom

Community of Sant’Egidio, Belgium


Inaugural greetings

Blendi Klosi

Minister of Welfare and Youth, Albania

Filip Vujanovic

President of the Republic of Montenegro


Message from


Opening speech

Edi Rama

Prime Minister of Albania

Andrea Riccardi

Historian, Founder of the Community of Sant'Egidio


INTERVALLO MUSICALE


Message from

Sergio Mattarella

President of the Republic, Italy


Contributions

Andrea Orlando

Minister of Justice, Italy

Louis Raphaël I Sako

Cardinal, Patriarch of Babylon of Chaldeans, Iraq

Anastasios

Archbishop of Tirana and Primate of the Autocephalous Orthodox Church of Albania

David Rosen

Former Chief Rabbi of Ireland, AJC, Israel

Muhy Al-Din Afifi

Secretary General of Al-Azhar Al-Sharif Islamic Research Academy, Egypt

Sudheendra Kulkarni

Hindu, member of the “Forum for a New South Asia”, India


September 7 2015 09:30

PANEL 5 : The Martyrs Show that Christianity is Changing



Chairperson

Marco Gnavi

Community of Sant’Egidio, Italy


Contribution

Epiphanios

Orthodox Bishop, Coptic Church, Egypt

George Frendo

Catholic Bishop, Albania

Paulo Lockmann

World Methodist Council

Armash Nalbandian

Armenian Primate of Damascus, Syria

Thomas Schirrmacher

World Evangelical Alliance

Ernest Troshani

Franciscan, witness, Albania

Serafim

Vescovo ortodosso, Patriarcato di Mosca, Bielorussia


September 7 2015 09:30

PANEL 7 : 70 Years since Hiroshima: the Past and the Future



Chairperson

Maria De Giorgi

Shinmeizan Centre for Interreligious Dialogue, Japan


Contributions

Shoko Abe

Tendai Buddhist Denomination, Japan

Gensho Hozumi

Rinzai Zen Buddhism, Japan

Moriyasu Ito

Shinto, Meiji Jingu, Japan

Keiji Kunitomi

Religions for Peace Japan

Katherine Marshall

Georgetown University, USA

Andrea Masullo

Greenaccord, Italy

Noriaki Nagao

Representative of Tenrikyo Headquarters, Japan


September 7 2015 16:30

PANEL 16 : Scenarios of War: Peace is Put to the Test



Chairperson

Cornelio Sommaruga

Former President of the International Red Cross Committee, Switzerland


Contribution

Giulio Albanese

Editor of "Popoli e Missione", Italy

Ditmir Bushati

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Albania

Mario Giro

Community of Sant'Egidio, Italy

M'hamed Krichen

Journalist of Al-Jazeera, Tunisia

Mohammad Sammak

POLITICAL ADVISOR TO THE GRAND MUFTI OF LEBANON

Antonio Tajani

President of the European Parliament


September 7 2015 16:30

PANEL 14 : Religions and Violence



Chairperson

Athanasios

Orthodox Metropolitan Bishop, Greece


Contribution

Paul Bhatti

President of the Alliance of All Minorities in Pakistan

Alison L. Boden

Dean, University of Princeton, USA

Oded Wiener

Chief Rabbinate of Israel

Matthew Hassan Kukah

Catholic Bishop, Nigeria

Sudheendra Kulkarni

Hindu, member of the “Forum for a New South Asia”, India

Muhammad Khalid Masud

Member of the Supreme Court, Pakistan


September 8 2015 09:30

PANEL 24 : Is Dialogue Still Necessary ?



Chairperson

Indunil J. Kodithuwakku

Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, Holy See


Contributions

Roberto Catalano

Focolari Movement, Italy

Ruth Dureghello

President of the Jewish Community of Rome, Italy

Mohamad Hassan El-Amine

Islamic theologian, Lebanon

Franco Sottocornola

Interreligious Dialogue Center Shinmeizan, Japan

Vasileios

Orthodox Metropolitan Bishop, Church of Cyprus

Tep Vong

Supreme Patriarch of the Cambodian Buddhism


September 8 2015 09:30

PANEL 22 : Migrants: a Global Challenge



Chairperson

Crescenzio Sepe

Cardinal, Archbishop of Naples, Italy


Contribution

Slaheddine Jourchi

Journalist and Human Rights activist, Tunisia

Hugo Martinez

Minister of Foreign Affairs, El Salvador

Mario Morcone

Director of the Italian Council for Refugees

Armash Nalbandian

Armenian Primate of Damascus, Syria

Daniela Pompei

Community of Sant’Egidio, Italy

Altin Prenga

Witness, Albania

Carolyn Y. Woo

President and CEO of “Catholic Relief Service”, USA

Markus Dröge

Evangelical Bishop, Germany