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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON

"SOCIAL JUSTICE, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

AND SOCIAL SOLIDARITY"

October 15-19, 2007

 

Prepared for Internet by Radio Veritas Asia, Philippines

 

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON

"SOCIAL JUSTICE, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SOCIAL SOLIDARITY"

October 15-19, 2007

Venue: Hanoi, Vietnam. Vietnamese Academy of Social Sciences

Hosted by The Vietnamese Academy of Social Sciences (VASS).

Co- Organized by Institute of Philosophy, The Vietnamese Academy of Social Sciences, Vietnam, and Misereor, Aachen, Germany

Sponsored by: Misereor and VASS

 

Program

14 October

Arrival (Pick-up provided)

18.00-19.00 Diner. Food provided for later coming scholar.

 

15 October

9.00-09.45 Opening Ceremony

09.45 - 12.00 General Session 1 (with a break for coffee, tea and photo session at 10.30 -10.50)

12.00 - 14.00 Lunch and Rest

14.00 - 15.30 Parallel Sessions (3 Sections: Social Justice, Social Responsibility and Social Solidarity)

15.30 - 15-45 Coffee or Tea Break with Snacks

15.45 - 17.15 Parallel Sessions (3 Sections)

18.00 Dinner

 

16 October

10.00 - 12.00 Dialogue: Cardinal Prof. Dr. Oscar Rodriguez, Dr. Joseph Sayer, Prof. Dr. Nguyen Phu Trong or Prof. Dr. To Huy Rua.

at The Conference Room of the Institute of Philosophy, 52 Lang Ha, Ba Dinh, Hanoi.

12.00 Lunch

* After-noon: City Tour for Foreign Participants.

* Special Event: (for Missio, Misereor, and Members of the Vietnamese Bishops Conference, and Guests): The Opening Ceremony of the Center of Religious Studies at University of Social Sciences and Humanities (The Vietnam National University).

18.00 Diner

 

17 October

Halong Bay Tour (Special Program).

 

18 October

Departure (car provided)

 

Language:

English, Vietnamese (translation provided) and German (translation of Mr. Dipl. Vu Tu Hoa and Prof. Tran Van Doan)

 

Opening Session

Welcome Address

Prof. Dr. Do Hoai Nam, President of VASS

Monsignor Dr. Joseph Sayer, Misereor

Bishop Nguyen Van Nhon, President, Vietnamese Bishops Conference

Prof. Dr. To Huy Rua, President, National Committee of Culture and Policy

Dr. Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch, Ambassador of Germany to Vietnam

Prof. Dr. Tran Van Doan, President of UAP

Prof. Dr. Pham Van Duc, Director, Institute of Philosophy, VASS

 

3 Plenary Sessions

1. General Session

Chair: Prof. Dr. Do Hoai Nam, President, VASS

Speakers:

- Prof. Dr. Oscar Rodriguez, Cardinal, President, Commission of Justice and Solidarity, CELAM

- Prof. Dr. To Huy Rua, President, Commission of Cultural Affairs of the Vietnamese Communist Party

2. General Session

Chair: Prof. Dr. Joseph Sayer, Executive Director, Misereor

Speakers:

- Rev. Dr. Phan Dinh Cho, The Ellacuria Chair of Catholic Thought, Georgetown University, USA

- Bishop Dr. Reinhard Marx, Bishop, Chairman of the Commission for Social Questions.

3. General Session

Prof. Dr. Pham Minh Hac (Member, Council for Research in Values and Philosophy, Former Minister of Education)

Speakers:

- Prof. Dr. Gabriel Ly, Former President, Fujen University, Academician. (in Chinese with English translation by Prof. Tran Van Doan)

- Prof. Dr. Karl Gabriel, Director, University of Muenster

- Prof. Dr, Joseph Sayer, Executive Director, Misereor. (if necessary, in German with English translation by Mr. Vu Tu Hoa)

 

Parallel Sessions

12 Sections with 24 speakers.

Room 1: Social Justice. Responsible: Prof. Dr. Tran Van Doan

4 sections. Chairs: Prof. Dr. Le Huu Tang, Dr. Martin Duetting, Prof. Dr. Vincent Shen (or Prof. Dr. Karl Gabriel), Prof. Dr. Vo Van Sen.

Room 2: Social Responsibility. Responsible: Dr. Ulrich Dornberg

4 sections. Chairs: Prof. Dr. Vu Kim Chinh (or Prof. Tomonobu Imamichi), Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Hy, Prof. Dr. Ho Si Quy, Prof. Dr. Nguyen Van Khanh.

Room 3: Social Solidarity. Responsible: Prof. Dr. Pham Van Duc

4 sections. Chairs: Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thai Hop, Prof. Dr. Zhuo Xin-ping or Zhao Dun-hua, Dr. Richard Brosse, Rev Dr. Anthony Son.

 

Concluding Section

Chairs: Prof. Dr. Joseph Sayer and Prof. Dr. Tran Duc Luong (Vice-President, VASS).

Special Address: Archbishop Ngo Quang Kiet, Archbishop of Hanoi.

Concluding Report 1: Prof. Dr. Tran Van Doan (Social Justice)

Concluding Report 2: Dr. Ulrich Dornberg (Social Responsibility)

Concluding Report 3: Prof. Dr. Pham Van Duc (Social Solidarity)

 

Board of Advisors

- Prof. Dr. Do Hoai Nam, President, VASS

- Prof. Dr. Nguyen Phu Trong, President, National Assembly

- Monsignor Dr. Joseph Sayer, Executive Director, Misereor

- Prof. Dr. Gabriel Ly, Academician, Former President, Fujen University

- Prof. Dr. Pham Minh Hac, Former Minister of Education

- Prof. Dr. Oscar Rodriguez, Cardinal, President, Commission for Justice and Solidarity, CELAM

- Bishop Dr. Nguyen Van Hoa, Bishop, President, Vietnamese Bishops Conference

- Dr. Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch, Ambassador of Germany to Vietnam

 

Organizers

- Prof. Pham Van Duc, Director, Institute of Philosophy, VASS

- Prof. Tran Van Doan, President, Union of Asian Philosophers; Member, Steering Committee, FISP; Co-ordinator, CRVP; Advisor, Open Society; Professor of Philosophy, National Taiwan University

- Dr. Ulrich Dornberg, Head, Section Vietnam, Misereor

 

Steering Committee

- Prof. Dr. Pham Van Duc

- Prof. Dr. Tran Van Doan

- Dr. Ulrich Dornberg

- Rev Dr. Nguyen Thai Hop (Vietnam Bishops Conference)

 

Tran Van oan

 

 


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