Continuing the JOURNEY together

24-27 OCTOBER 2019

CHIANG MAI, THAILAND

We are excited to announce the Global Forum for a World Without Orphans 2019, which will take place
24-27 October 2019 in Chiang Mai, Thailand.  This will be a strategic gathering for the global church in advancing efforts to end ‘orphanhood’ and to ensure that all children grow up in safe, stable, and nurturing families.

Registration is available at the link below.

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advisory council

Luis Bush

Servant, Transform World 2020, Servant Catalyst, 4/14 Window Movement and Chancellor, Cornerstone International University

Gordon Showell-Rogers

Global Director, One We Stand, Executive Advisory Team, World Without Orphans, Formerly Associate Secretary General, World Evangelical Alliance

Arto Hamalainen

Chairman of Pentecostal European Fellowship and of World Missions Commission of Pentecostal World Fellowship

Menchit Wong

Global Advisory Council for WWO, as Vice-Chairman of the International Board of the Lausanne Movement, the Global Leadership Team of the 4/14 Global

Shiferaw W. Michael

Africa Coordinator for Transform World Movement 2020

Brian O'Connell

President - REACT Services; Chair - Refugee Highway Partnership; Global Children's Forum

Nikolay Kuleba

Commissioner of the President of Ukraine for Children's Rights; Co-Founder - Alliance for Ukraine Without Orphans

Brian Wilkinson

Head of Programme, Viva Network

Steve Young

Senior Program Officer with the First Fruit Institute

Judith Rycus

Program Director and Manager of International Programs, Institute for Human Services / North American Resource Center for Child Welfare

Ron Braund

Co-Founder - CoMission for Children at Risk; President - Family Business Transitions

forum planning team

Karmen Friesen

Executive Director - CoMission for Children at Risk

Karen Springs

Project Manager for Eastern Europe and Central Asia at Orphan’s Promise

Jodi Jackson Tucker

International Director for Orphan Sunday, Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO)

Ruby Johnston, L.S.W.

Director of International Field Operations – Institute for Human Services; Co-founder - LAMb International

steering committee

Steve Weber

President - CBN Ukraine

Micala Siler

Executive Director - A Family for Every Orphan

Karmen Friesen

Executive Director - CoMission for Children at Risk

Anita Deyneka

Coordinator of Home for Every Orphan - Mission Eurasia
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