Advisory: Telephonic News Conference

September 24, 2010 By Public Affairs Office

Please join the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops for a press event:

WHAT: "The Displaced of Haiti: Long-Term Challenges and Needed Solutions"
Archbishop Thomas Wenski of Miami and staff from CLINIC as well as the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops will provide a briefing on a recent mission to Haiti, the Dominican Republic, and the Bahamas to study the situation of Haitians displaced by the January earthquake.

WHEN: Monday, September 27, 1 p.m. ET,

WHO:
Most Rev. Thomas C. Wenski, Archbishop of Miami
Maria Odom, Executive Director, Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc.
Rev. Juan Molina, Policy Advisor for Latin America and the Caribbean, USCCB
Todd Scribner, Education Coordinator, Migration and Refugee Services, USCCB

Moderator: Kevin Appleby, Director of Migration Policy and Public Affairs, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops

The delegation will release its findings and recommendations prior to the call.

DIAL-IN INFORMATION: Please RSVP with Mar Muñoz-Visoso at mmunoz-visoso@usccb.org. Dial-in information will be e-mailed to you once we have received your reservation.