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: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Media personnel has to register with the FABC Office of Social
Communication (e-mail: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org)
for accreditation. The registration fee for the official delegates
is 1000.- Thai Baht (ca. 25.--US $) for all others 1500.--
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
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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 email@example.com
subject for approval.
b. All requests should be accompanied
by a corresponding endorsement from a bishops’ conference or
c. Representatives of accredited news agencies and
media institutions shall register upon arrival in Chiang Mai
and will be issued corresponding “Observer” badges.
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accreditations may be withdrawn from media personnel found violating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.