sabato 24 giugno 2017

IAO
Il tema di quest’anno, “La crisi globale e le vie per superarla: una prospettiva cristiana”. L’ Assemblea si terrà  nell’Auletta dei Gruppi Parlamentari, alla Camera dei Deputati, a Roma, il 26 e 27 giugno. Previsto anche un incontro con Sua Santità Papa Francesco.
L’Assemblea Interparlamentare dell’Ortodossia (IAO) (www.eiao.org) è un’organizzazione politica che opera dal 1993 e ha sede al Parlamento Ellenico ad Atene. Nasce per iniziativa di parlamentari di Russia e Grecia; oggi partecipano in seno all’ IAO delegazioni parlamentari e gruppi parlamentari da più di venticinque paesi. L'obiettivo dell’organizzazione è quello di sviluppare un'attività politica e culturale che promuova contatti e relazioni tra i paesi; di fornire una piattaforma di lavoro che analizzi i fenomeni politici del nostro tempo; di mettere in rilievo gli elementi del cristianesimo ortodosso che hanno un impatto positivo nella comprensione reciproca tra le culture.
Presidente dell’Assemblea Generale dell’ IAO è il Membro del Consiglio della Federazione dell'Assemblea Federale Russa, Sergey Popov, e Segretario Generale dell’IAO è il membro del Parlamento Ellenico Andrea Michailidis.
La Presidente della Camera dei Deputati, on. Laura Boldrini, aprirà con un saluto la sessione lavorativa, e saranno presenti i rappresentanti del Patriarca Ecumenico Bartolomeo e del Patriarca di Mosca e di tutte le Russie Cirillo. Si attende la rappresentanza di Sua Santità Papa Francesco.
Parteciperanno inoltre: il presidente del Parlamento Panafricano Roger Nkodo Dang; un rappresentante del Presidente del Parlamento Arabo; Tibor Navracsics, commissario europeo per l’Istruzione, La Cultura, il multilinguismo e la Gioventù; l’on. Khalid Chaouki, deputato della Camera; l’on. Elisabetta Gardini, gruppo parlamentare europeo per il dialogo interculturale e religioso.
Per l’organizzazione di questo incontro l’IAO collabora con l’on. Edoardo Patriarca, della Camera dei Deputati e con il Movement for Politics & Policy for Unity (MppU).
In programma anche una visita presso la sede del Movimento dei Focolari, e presso quella della Comunità di Sant’Egidio.
Programma
24th I.A.O. General Assembly - Rome, 25 – 30 June 2017

«The Christian understanding of global crisis and ways to overcome it»
Draft program (16.06.2017)

Works of the 24th General Assembly will be held at the Italian Parliament,
Auletta dei Gruppi Hall, Address: Via Campo Marzio 78
Monday, 26 June 2017
09.15  
Arrival of participants and Honourable Guests at the Italian Parliament (Auletta dei Gruppi, Via Campo Marzio 78)
10.00 – 10.45  
Inaugural Ceremony of the 24th I.A.O. General Assembly (Parlamento Italiano, Auletta dei Gruppi, Via Campo Marzio 78)
10.00 – 10.05  
Greeting speech by the President of the I.A.O. General Assembly, Member of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of Russia Mr. Sergey Popov
10.05 – 10.10  
Greeting speech and opening of the works by the President of the Chamber of Deputies of Italy Mr. Laura Boldrini (tbc)
 10.10 – 10.15  
Greeting address by the Vice-President of the European Parliament Mr. David-Maria Sassoli
10.15 – 10.20   
Greeting message of the President of the Pan-African Parliament Mr. Roger Nkodo Dang read by the Speaker of the parliament of the Republic of Mozambique Ms. Veronica Natanael Macam Dhlovo
10.20 – 10.25  
Greeting address by the Mayor of Rome Ms. Virginia Raggi (tbc)
10.25 – 10.30  
Greeting message of the Chairman of the Russian State Duma Mr. Vyacheslav Volodin read by the Deputy Chairperson of the Russian State Duma Ms. Irina Yarovaya
10.30 – 10.35  
Greeting message of the Speaker of the Hellenic Parliament Mr. Nikolaos Voutsis read by his representative
 10.35 – 10.45  
Speech by the I.A.O. Secretary General, Member of the Hellenic Parliament Dr. Andreas Michailidis
10.45 – 11.10  
Commemorative photo
11.10 – 11.20      
Coffee break
Press conference for the President of the I.A.O. General Assembly Mr. Sergey Popov and the I.A.O. Secretary General Mr. Andreas Michailidis
11.20 – 11.25  
Greeting address by the Chairperson of the Committee on Culture of the European Parliament Ms. Sylvia Costa (tbc)
11.25 – 11.30  
Greeting message of His Holiness Pope read by his representative
11.30 – 11.35  
Greeting message of His All Holiness The Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew read by his representative
11.35 – 11.40  
Greeting message of His Beatitude Theodoros II Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and all Africa read by His Eminence Archbishop John of Zambia & Malawi
11.40 – 11.45  
Greeting message of His Holiness The Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia read by his representative
11.45 – 11.50  
Greeting message of His Beatitude Daniel Patriarch of Romania read by his representative  
11.50 – 11.55  
Greeting address by the Secretary General of the PABSEC Mr. Asaf Hajiyev
11.55 – 12.00  
Greeting address by the representative of the Secretary General of the World Council of Churches (WCC) Rev. Fr. Daniel Buda
12.00 – 12.05  
Greeting address by the representative of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Russia – Belarus Union Mr. Andrey Naumovich
12.05 – 14.00  
Speeches on the main subject of the 24th I.A.O. General Assembly (duration for each speech: 10 – 15 minutes)
Speech by Ms. Irina Yarovaya, Deputy Chairperson of the Russian State Duma
Speech by Mr. Edoardo Patriarca, Member of the Chamber of Deputies of Italy
Speech by Ms. Elisabetta Gardini, Member of the European Parliament, Member of the EPP Group on Intercultural and Religious dialogue in the EP
Speech by Prof. Andrea Riccardi Fondatore, Community of St. Egidio
Speech by Ms. Letizia de Torre, President of Movement for Politics & Policy for Unity (MppU)
Speech by Mr. Sergio Valzania, Writer, Journalist with subject: “Political representation and respect for human beings”
Speech by Mr. Khalid Chaouki, Member of the Chamber of Deputies of Italy
Speech by Mr. Damien Kattar, Former Minister of Finance of Lebanon
Speech by Prof. Valery Alekseev, I.A.O. Advisor
Speech by Prof. Alberto Melloni, Foundation for Religious Studies, Bologna (FSCIRE) with subject: “The Second Mile: Churches’ Communion and/or Interreligious Dialogue among religions”:
Speech by Prof. Luigino Bruni, Economist, Focolari Movement with subject: “Capitalism as Religion: on the idololatric nature of the post-modern Economy”
14.30 – 15.30  
Reception in honour of all participants at the restaurant of the Italian Parliament
15.30 – 16.30  
Continuation of speeches and interventions on the main subject
Speech by Mr. Angelos Votsis, Member of the House of Representatives of the Republic of Cyprus, Member of the I.A.O. International Secretariat with subject: “The role of the I.A.O. in overcoming global crisis”
Speech by Mr. Konstantin Zatoulin, Member of the Russian State Duma, Chairman of the I.A.O. Committee on International Policy
Speech by Mr. Ioannis Voulgarakis, Political Science, University of Crete, on the main subject
Speech by Mr. Zakaria Kutsnashvili, Member of the Parliament of Georgia, Member of the I.A.O. International Secretariat
Speech by Mr. Imre Vejkey, Member of the Parliament of Hungary
16.30 – 16.45  
Coffee break (Meeting of the I.A.O. Financial Committee)
16.45 – 18.00  
Resumption of works. Continuation of speeches and interventions on the main subject
Speech by Mr. Matei Dobrovie, Member of the Parliament of Romania, Head of the Parliamentary delegation to the I.A.O. on the main subject
Speech by Mr. Maximos Charakopoulos, Member of the Hellenic Parliament, Rapporteur of the I.A.O. Committee on Human Rights with subject: “The Christian identity in the years of global crisis as an element of cohesion, cooperation and hope”
Speech by Dr. Kostas Mygdalis, I.A.O. Advisor with subject: “National and religious certainties – New technologies –Direct Democracy”
Speeches on the main subject
18.00  
Departure from the Italian Parliament
20.00  
Dinner for the I.A.O. Members
Tuesday, 27 June 2017
09.00  
Arrival of participants at the Italian Parliament (Auletta dei Gruppi, Via Campo Marzio 78)
09.30 – 11.00    
Resumption of works
Speech by Mr. Tibor Navracsics, European Commissioner on Education, Culture and Youth Sports
Speech - Overview of I.A.O. activities by the Secretary General Mr. Andreas Michailidis
Audit report for the year 2016 – 2017 by the Treasurer and Member of the Financial Committee Mr. Stavros Arachovitis
Approval of the financial report for the year 2016 – 2017 and discharge of officials from liability
Speeches – interventions by the participants on the overview of I.A.O. activities
Completion of the I.A.O. organs
11.00 – 11.15  
Coffee break
11.15 – 13.00      
Discussion – adoption of resolutions
13.00 – 14.30      
Buffet - lunch at the restaurant of the Italian Parliament
14.30 – 16.00      
Resumption of the works
Commendation to the former members of the I.A.O. International Secretariat and commemorative gift award
Presentation of the activities proposed for the year 2017 – 2018 by the I.A.O. Secretary General Mr. Andreas Michailidis
16.00 – 16.15      
Coffee break
16.15 – 18.00  
Summary of the works of the 24th General Assembly of the Interparliamentary Assembly on Orthodoxy (I.A.O.)
Summary of the works of the General Assembly by the President of the I.A.O. General     Assembly Mr. Sergey Popov
18.00  
Conclusion of the works of the 24th I.A.O. General Assembly
Departure from the Italian Parliament
20.00  
Dinner for the I.A.O. Members