Conference Programme

We are excited to present you with this CCD Conference Programme with a great diversity of topics, speakers and experiences. Please note, that this is still work in progress and may be subject to change. We will ensure, that the most updated version is presented here.

DAY 1 - Monday, 17 Oct 2022
Present Realities

10:00 – 10:20 h
Worship
10:20 – 11:00 h
Biblical Reflection

The least reached are least reached for a reason

Sally Ababa
11:15 – 12:15 h
Plenary 1

Mature Courage in Risky Contexts

Anna Hampton
12:15 – 13:00 h
Plenary 2

Human Trafficking

Frank Heinrich, Kate Ivara Imasuen, Uwe Heimowski

Frank Heinrich
Kate Ivara Imasuen
Uwe Heimowski
14:30 – 18:00 h
Workshop Tracks
from 18:00 h
Interest Groups

DAY 2 - Tuesday, 18 Oct 2022
Learning from the Past

8:30 – 8:50 h
Worship
8:50 – 9:45 h
Biblical Reflection

A call to undivided witness

Waseem

9:45 – 10:45 h
Plenary 1

Global and local challenges

Minella van Bergeijk

What is there to learn from the COVID-crisis? What does Black Lives Matter mean for Christian community development? How do the challenges of our time relate to our faith and our mission?

11:15 – 12:15 h
Plenary 2

Community based sustainable Children at Risk/Orphan care by churches

Markus Köker

Markus Köker
12:15 – 13:00 h
Panel Discussion
14:30 – 18:00 h
Workshop Tracks
from 18:00 h
Interest Groups

DAY 3 - Wednesday, 19 Oct 2022
Looking to the Future

8:30 – 8:50 h
Worship
8:50 – 9:45 h
Biblical Reflection

A vision for renewal and vibrant communities

Mark Galpin

9:45 – 10:45 h
Plenary 1

Urban Transformation

Moses Alagbe
Moses Alagbe
11:15 – 12:15 h
Plenary 2

Business for Transformation

Thomas Schmidt

A contribution towards sustainable poverty reduction & introduction and lessons learned from a Mission organization stepping into B4T

Thomas Schmidt
12:15 – 13:00 h
Plenary Discussion

Advocacy in the public square

Deborah Hancox and Matthieu Dobler Paganoni

Matthieu Dobler Paganoni
14:30 – 18:00 h
Workshop Tracks
18:00 h
Interaction with government and political leaders
(TBD)

DAY 4 - Thursday, 20 Oct 2022
The hurdles and how to tackle them

8:30 – 8:50 h
Worship
8:50 – 9:45 h
Biblical Reflection

Caring for creation as worship, witness and obedience

Rosemary Hack

Rosemary Hack
9:45 – 10:45 h
Plenary 1

Creation care

Ruth Valerio

Embedding environmental challenges into the operations and responses

11:15 – 12:15 h
Plenary 2

Plastic Bank

Peter Nitschke
12:15 – 13:00 h
Panel Discussion

Creation Care & Climate Action

14:30 – 17:15 h
Workshop Tracks
17:15 – 18:00 h
Conference Closing & Communion