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Regional Webinar on Racial Justice - South and Central America, and Spanish-Speaking Caribbean

The thematic focus of the World Council of Churches (WCC) Pilgrimage of Justice and Peace (PJP) in 2019 is Racism.The WCC Commission of the Churches on International Affairs (CCIA), organises a series of eight WCC CCIA regional expert Webinars on the issue of racism and racial justice from August to December 2019. The aim of the webinars is to explore how racism manifests itself in the respective regions, learn about the work that churches and ecumenical partners are doing in this respect, identify synergies and avenues for possible collaboration.

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Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC

Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC

The thematic focus of the World Council of Churches (WCC) Pilgrimage of Justice and Peace (PJP) in 2019 is Racism.The WCC Commission of the Churches on International Affairs (CCIA), organises a series of eight WCC CCIA regional expert Webinars on the issue of racism and racial justice from August to December 2019. The aim of the webinars is to explore how racism manifests itself in the respective regions, learn about the work that churches and ecumenical partners are doing in this respect, identify synergies and avenues for possible collaboration.

WEBINAR on Racism and Racial Justice

Monday 28 October at 3:00 PM CET – Region in focus: South and Central America, and Spanish-Speaking Caribbean

Moderator: Nicolas Sosa, CCIA Commissioner

Speakers:

  • Joanna d’Arc Mereiles (Brazil)
  • Beneco Enecia (Dominican Republic)
  • Rev. Dalia E. Juárez Fernández (Mexico)
  • Gabriela Liguori (Argentina)
  • Betty Ruth Lozano Lerma (Colombia)
  • Joel Ortega Dopico (Cuba)
WCC staff: Marcelo Schneider and Segma Asfaw

* The webinar discussion will take place in Spanish. An English version of the recording will also become available later.

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