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Managing director, voices of faith
Journalist and Co-Producer,
60 Minutes, CBS News
MASTER OF CEREMONY
Former President of Ireland
Director, Catherine of Siena College
Nicole Sotelo (USA)
Journalist and Author
Ssenfuka Joanita Warry (Uganda)
LGBT Advocate and Founder
Zuzanna Radzik (Poland)
Theologian and Author
Joana Gomes (Portugal)
Project Director, Jesuit Refugee Service, Chad, Africa
Father Luke Hansen SJ (USA)
JESUIT AND WRITER
Alina Oehler (Germany)
Theologian and Journalist
Elisa Orbananos Hernando (Spain)
Regional Programs Officer, Jesuit Refugee Service, Great Lakes.
Gaya Lobo Gajiwala (India)
high school educator and facilitator
Nivedita Lobo Gajiwala (India)
Executive Tech Recruiter
opening from dzaleka refugee camp "The women warriors of dzaleka"
Fidelis gotz - president of the fidel gotz foundation
"Time is now for change in the Catholic Church"
Opening Remarks - Mary McAleese, Eighth President of the Republic of Ireland
“Catholic female leadership, why the controversy?” — Speaker sessions
• WHERE ARE THE FEMALE ROLE MODELS OF THE CHURCH?
ZUZANNA RADZIK (POLAND) - THEOLOGIAN AND AUTHOR
• Sister act - Is the Church even relevant to young women?
Nivedita and Gayatri Lobo GAJIWALA (India)
• In the footsteps of Jesus, what’s so different about a woman’s vocation?
Joana Gomes (Portugal) - Project Director, Jesuit Refugee Services, Chad, Africa
• Calling out loud and clear: full equality and rights for women everywhere
Ssenfuka Joanita Warry (Uganda) - LGBT Advocate and Founder
• Maria Costanza Alvarez de Castro- Can art encourage generosity?
• Mio fratello che guardi il mondo by Fiorella Mannoia
Performed by: Silvia Genovesi, Contralto. Accordion: Simone Frezza
• live discussion and interviews with "the women warriors of dzaleka"
“Power to transform: Will the Church survive the 21st century?” — Panel discussion
• TINA BEATTIE - PANEL MODERATOR
• Mary McAleese
• Father Luke Hansen
• Alina Oehler
• Elisa Orbananos HernandO
• NICOLE SOTELO