Date(s) - 03/09/2020 - 04/09/2020
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A virtual Annual Forumand General Assembly of Members will be held from September 3 –4, 2020.
The forum aims to:
- Reflect on the different ways the COVID-19 pandemic is exacerbating existing disparities and inequalities in societies.
- Facilitate a dialogue between governmental entities, multilateral agencies and FBOs/FIOs on challenges and gaps in responding to the needs of the most disadvantaged and vulnerable groups during the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Identify how partnerships and collaborations between governmental entities, multilateral agencies and FBOs/FIOs can contribute in addressing and overcoming inequalities and pave the way towards more just, inclusive and peaceful societies.
JLI’s Director of Research, Dr. Olivia Wilkinson will speak on the September 3 Multi-stakeholder Roundtable Discussion: Strengthening Opportunities for Funding LFAs
Day 1 // Thursday, September 3
|14:00 – 15:30 CEST||Introduction to PaRD -> click link to join the session
Together for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): A collaborative response to current global challenges-insights on the roles of governmental entities/multilaterals/faith actors; regional/global leadership in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic-
|16:00 -17:30||Multi-stakeholder Roundtable Discussion: Strengthening Opportunities for Funding LFAs – a conversation between donors and recipients funding partners, implementing partners and analysts -> click link to join the session
Moderation: Prof. Mohammed Abu-Nimer, PaRD Co-chair/KAICIID
The objective of the roundtable is to facilitate an honest exchange between stakeholders i.e. governmental entities, intergovernmental organisations, academia and FBOs/FIOson funding needs/gaps and invisibility of FBOs/FIOs, especially by local faith actors (LFA) and grassroot organisations as they respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|17:30 – 18:00||COVID-19 Responses by FBOs/FIOs/LFAs -> click link to join the session
Day 2// Friday, September 4
|14:00 – 15:30||Thematic Parallel Sessions by the Respective PaRD work-streams
On Tuesday, 1 September 2020 9 am –1:30 pm
|16:00 – 18:00||PaRD General Assembly of Members: Internal business meeting – PaRD members only|