Catholic Peacebuilding Network

Enhancing the study and practice of Catholic peacebuilding

Conference Participants

2007 Catholic Peacebuilding Network Conference Participants
Bogotá, Colombia, 24-29 June, 2007

AFRICA
Isidore Hakizimana Peacebuilding Program Manager, Catholic Relief Services Burundi
Consolata Baranyizigiye Coordinator, Commission Episcopale Justice et Paix Burundi
Jean-Baptiste Talla Regional Technical Advisor for Peacebuilding, Catholic Relief Services Central Africa Cameroon
Fr. Martinho Maulano 2nd Deputy Secretary & Head of Justice and Peace Department, Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar Ghana
Fr. Elias Omondi Opongo, SJ Program Director for Peace and Reconciliation, Jesuit Hakimani Center Kenya
Bishop Francisco João Silota Diocese of Chimoio & Vice President, Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar Mozambique
Archbishop John Onaiyekan Archdiocese of Abuja & Immediate Past President, Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar Nigeria
Bishop Frederic Rubwejenga Diocese of Kibungo & President, Episcopal Commission for Justice and Peace Rwanda
Fr. Peter-John Pearson Director, Parliamentary Liaison Office, Southern African Bishops’ Conference South Africa

ASIA
Fr. Cyrus Banque, CMF Diocese of Dili & Director, Justice and Peace Commission East Timor
Archbishop Charles Bo Archdiocese of Yangon & General Secretary, Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Myanmar Myanmar
Archbishop Antonio Ledesma, S.J. Archdiocese of Cagayan de Oro & Vice President, Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines Philippines
Myla Leguro Peace & Reconciliation Program Manager, Catholic Relief Services Philippines Philippines
Cesar Villanueva National Coordinator, Pax Christi Filipinas Philippines

LATIN/SOUTH AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN
Miriam Orellana Civil Society & Peacebuilding Manger, Catholic Relief Services Bolivia Bolivia
Lorenzo Figueroa León Director, Pastoral Social, Episcopal Conference of Chile Chile
Eduardo Rojas Executive Secretary, Pastoral Social, Episcopal Conference of Chile Chile
Thomas Bamat Senior Technical Advisor for Justice & Peacebuilding, Catholic Relief Services Latin America & the Caribbean Ecuador
Paul Townsend Zonal Representative, Catholic Relief Services South America Ecuador
Irma Chávez Director, International RENEW El Salvador El Salvador
Rick Jones Deputy Regional Director for Justice & Solidarity, Catholic Relief Services Latin America & the Caribbean El Salvador
Schuyler Thorup Regional Director, Catholic Relief Services Latin America & the Caribbean Guatemala
Claudette Werleigh International Secretary, Pax Christi International & Conflict Transformation Programmes Director, Life and Peace Institute Haití
Fr. Marc Edy Dessalines Diocesan Director, Justice and Peace Commission Haití
Víctor Manuel Chávez Huitrón Academic Coordinator, Instituto Mexicano de Doctrina Social Cristiana México
Fr. Antonio Sandoval Executive Secretary, Caritas Latin America & the Caribbean México
Romina Sanchez Community of Practice Coordinator, Catholic Relief Services Perú Perú
Maria Amparo Joseph Community of Practice Coordinator, Catholic Relief Services Perú Perú
Martha LaBeriano La Comisión Episcopal de Acción Social Perú
Elias Szczytnicki Director & General Secretary, Latin American & Caribbean Regional Office, World Conference of Religions for Peace Perú

NORTH AMERICA
Dee Aker Interim Director, Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice, University of San Diego U.S.A.
Scott Appleby Director, Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies Professor of History, University of Notre Dame U.S.A.
Virginia Bouvier Senior Program Officer, United States Institute of Peace U.S.A.
Lisa Sowle Cahill Professor of Theology, Boston College U.S.A.
Douglass Cassel Director, Center for Civil & Human Rights & Professor of Law, University of Notre Dame U.S.A.
Mary DeLorey Strategic Issues Advisor, Latin America & the Caribbean Region, Catholic Relief Services U.S.A.
Marie Dennis Director, Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns & Co-President, Pax Christi International U.S.A.
Joan Fallon Director of Communications, Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame U.S.A.
Barbara Gerlach Colombia Liaison, Justice & Witness Ministries, United Church of Christ U.S.A.
Fr. Daniel Groody Assistant Professor of Theology & Fellow, Kellogg Institute for International Studies, University of Notre Dame U.S.A.
Fr. William Headley, CSSp Counselor to the President, Catholic Relief Services U.S.A.
David Hollenbach Professor of Theology & Director, Center for Human Rights & International Justice, Boston College U.S.A.
John Paul Lederach Professor of International Peacebuilding, Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame U.S.A.
David Leege Program Quality Director, Catholic Relief Services U.S.A.
Vincent Miller Associate Professor of Theology & Fellow, Berkley Center for Religion, Peace & World Affairs, Georgetown University U.S.A.
Fr. Robert Pelton, CSC Professor of Theology & Fellow, Kellogg Institute for International Studies, University of Notre Dame U.S.A.
Daniel Philpott Associate Professor of Political Science, Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame U.S.A.
Stephen Pope Professor of Theology, Boston College U.S.A.
Donald Pope-Davis Dean, Graduate School & Professor of Psychology, University of Notre Dame U.S.A.
Gerard Powers Director of Policy Studies, Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame U.S.A.
Bishop John Ricard Bishop of Pensacola-Tallahassee & Committee on International Policy, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops U.S.A.
Fr. Andrew Small. O.M.I. Policy Advisor for Latin America, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops U.S.A.
Meg Towle Events Coordinator, Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame U.S.A.
Bishop Tom Wenski Diocese of Orlando & Chairman, Committee on International Policy, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops U.S.A.