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Pan African Women of Faith/PAWEEN
Bread for the World, 3rd Street Southwest, Washington, DC, USA
425 3rd Street Southwest #1200, Washington, DC 20024
Washington, DC, US, 20024
This conference is a celebration and exploration of the influential roles of Pan African women of faith in shaping unity, mission, and justice. Key features of the event include:
Regional Leadership and Perspectives: A platform to discuss and share diverse viewpoints from regional leaders.
Advocacy on Capitol Hill: A significant segment dedicated to advocacy efforts in Washington, DC.
Book Debut: The launch and celebration of the new book titled ‘Ahead of Her Time; Pan African Women of Faith and the Vision of Unity, Mission and Justice’.
Scholarship and Public Theology: A deep dive into the theological perspectives and scholarly contributions of Pan African women.
Social Media Training: Sessions on rewriting narratives and achieving optimal results with media, emphasizing best practices for social media engagement.
Partnership Updates: Celebrating long-standing partnerships with esteemed organizations:
AACC (60 years)
African Union (60 years)
WCC (75 years)
UN (75 years)
Bread for the World (nearing its 50th anniversary in 2024)
Legacy Celebrations: The event will culminate in a reception/dinner, where speakers will honor and celebrate the enduring legacies of the aforementioned partners.
Dates: November 1-3, 8am on 11/1 to 2pm on 11/3. This is a hybrid event.
DAY 1 (11/1)
8:00 am-12:00 pm Online for All:
8:00 am-8:15 am: Worship
8:15 am-8:30 am: Prayers
8:30 am-10 am: Introduction of Individual
10:00 am-10:10 am: Introduction of PAWEEN
10:10 am-10:20 am: Tea Break
10:20 am-11:00 am: Introduction of the Theme and Discussion
11:00 am-12:00 pm: Overview of the Events, Q&A, Prayer
4:30 pm-6:30 pm: Book Reception Celebration (Venue options: National Press Club, Capitol Hill, African Union, Bread Penthouse)
7 pm onwards: Legacy and Book Celebration Dinner
DAY 2 (11/2)
8am-12pm Online for All:
8:00 am-8:10 am: Prayers
8:10 am-9:40 am: Regional Focus
9:40 am-9:50 am: Break
9:50 am-11:20 am: Training on Capitol Hill visit
11:30 am-12:30 pm: Lunch
1:00 pm-7:00 pm: In-person advocacy on Capitol Hill (1:30 pm-4 pm)
2:00 pm-11:30 pm: In-person arrivals in DC. Dinner and opening prayers. (Details to be confirmed.)
DAY 3 (11/3)
8:00 am-1:00 pm Online:
8:00 am-9:00 am: Ceremonial healing from the Scholarship group
9:00 am-9:30 am: Advocacy group
9:30 am-10:00 am: Rewriting the narrative
10:00 am-10:30 am: Networking and capacity group
10:30 am-10:40 am: Break
10:40 am-12:00 pm: Wrap up
1:00 pm-5:00 pm: Develop press release/message
Residence Inn Washington, DC National Mall
333 E St. SW
Washington, D.C. 20024
$229 per night with hot breakfast.