asian mission congress 2006


Asian Mission Congress Registration Ends September 1

The final date to register for the Asian Mission Congress from October 18 to 22 in Chiang Mai, Thailand, has been set for September 1. All later registrations can not be considered any more for organizational reasons. The different Asian countries have a quota which is handled by the national Pontifical Mission societies offices and the respective Mission Commissions of the Bishops' Conferences. Registrations are to be send to the General Secretariat which is with the FABC Office of Evangelization (e-mail: Media personnel has to register with the FABC Office of Social Communication (e-mail: or for accreditation. The registration fee for the official delegates is 1000.- Thai Baht (ca. 25.--US $) for all others 1500.-- Thai Baht.

For further inquiries, contact:

Fr. Saturnino Dias

Over-all Coordinator of AMC

Shanti Saddan, FABC Office of Peace & Harmony

Pavoacao, Benaulim - 403716, Goa, India

Tel. (+91 832) 2789065

Fax (+91 832) 2789064


Pre-registration Form
PMS Directors of Asia

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Acreditation for International Media

a. News agencies and media institutions other than those who have been invited must send a written request to FABC-Office of Social Communication at subject for approval.

b. All requests should be accompanied by a corresponding endorsement from a bishops’ conference or diocese.

c. Representatives of accredited news agencies and media institutions shall register upon arrival in Chiang Mai and will be issued corresponding “Observer” badges.

d. Only two representatives of each accredited agency or institution shall be allowed inside the press conference room or plenary hall to cover the proceedings.

e. The AMC-Executive Board and officials of the Information and Media Committee hold the right to deny accreditation of media institutions. During the congress, accreditations may be withdrawn from media personnel found violating rules of ethics, decency and propriety.