The Christian Conference of Asia Invites Applications for Asian Ecumenical Institute 2016
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The Christian Conference of Asia will be organizing a month-long intensive ecumenical formation training an Asian Ecumenical Institute (AEI), which will be held at the Payap University, Chiang Mai from 24 October to 23 November 2016 for those under 35 years of age
‘Shaping a New Ecumenical Paradigm in Asia’
24 October – 23 November 2016
The AEI 2016, focusing on the theme Shaping a New Paradigm for Wider Ecumenism in Asia, will aim at training a new generation of young ecumenical leaders in Asia and equipping them to be committed to ecumenism and contributing to the Asian and global ecumenical movement in the coming decades.
Participants will be selected from among the applicants recommended by heads of churches or ecumenical bodies.
Selection will be based on competence, gender and confessional balances, national and sub-regional representations, and ability to participate and contribute to the mutual learning process while engaged in capacity enhancement.
Completed applications for the AEI -2016 should be sent to CCA no later than 13 September 2016. More information
This is an opportunity for people below 35 years of age. If you are interested in participating, please contact the Director, Mission and Ecumenical before 7 September at the address below.
Rev. Prince Devanandan
Director – Mission and Ecumenical
President Elect – Methodist Church of New Zealand
Private Bag 11 903 Ellerslie
Aotearoa New Zealand
Phone 09 571 9142 (wk) 021 168 6279 (mobile)