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Livestream from the WCC Central Committee meeting in Trondheim, Norway

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The following events at the WCC Central Committee meeting in Trondheim, Norway, will be available as a livestream here:

Wednesday, 22 June:

9-11am CET: Opening Acts, Consensus Orientation, Welcome from Hosts, Report from the Executive Committee

11:30 am - 1pm CET: Moderator's address, public issues plenary

1-1:20pm CET: Opening Press Conference

2:30-4pm CET: Greetings from the Minister of Culture, general secretary's report

Thursday, 23 June:

9-9:30am CET: Bible study

9:30-11am CET: Pilgrimage of Justice and Peace plenary

11:30 am - 1pm CET: Business session

1:15-1:45pm CET: Press briefing with Prof. Dr Isabel Apawo Phiri, WCC associate general secretary for Public Witness and Diakonia, and Rev. Dr Fernando Enns, co-moderator of the reference group for the Pilgrimage of Justice and Peace

2:30-4pm CET: Business session, public issues

Friday, 24 June:

9-9:30am CET: Bible study

9:30-11am CET: Unity plenary

1:15-1:45pm CET: Press briefing on unity with the Rev. Dr Susan Durber, United Reformed Church in the UK and moderator of the Faith and Order Commission and the Rev. Dr Andrzej Choromanski, the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unit and a member of the Joint Working Group between the Roman Catholic Church and the WCC.

Saturday, 25 June:

9-9:30am CET: Bible study

9:30-11am CET: Middle East plenary

Sunday, 26 June:

4-6pm CET: Religion and Violence plenary

Monday, 27 June:

9-9:30am CET: Bible study

9:30-11am CET: Child Rights plenary

1:15-1:55pm CET: Press briefing on HIV and AIDS with Rev. Amin Sandewa, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania; Fr Rex Reyes Jr, general secretary of the National Council of Churches in the Philippines; Metropolitan Dr Geevarghese Mor Coorilos, Syrian Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East; Dr Agnes Abuom, moderator of the World Council of Churches Central Committee.

2-2:30pm CET: Press briefing on child rights with Sabine Rakotomalala, Global Partnership to end Violence against Children; Masimba Kuchera, Zimbabwe, United Church of Christ in Zimbabwe / WCC Commission of Churches on International Affairs; Caterina Tino, UNICEF; Frederique Seidel, WCC special advisor on Child Rights.

Tuesday, 28 June:

9-9:30am CET: Bible study

9:30-11am CET: Decisions

11:30 am - 1pm CET: Decisions

2:30-4pm CET: Evaluation and closing acts