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Press Conference on Monday 20 April 2009 at 2.30 pm ?Solidarity ? the Challenge for Europe? Presentation of the programme and objectives of the First ?Catholic Social Days for Europe?



Press Conference on Monday 20 April 2009 at 2.30 pm ?Solidarity ? the Challenge for Europe? Presentation of the programme and objectives of the First ?Catholic Social Days for Europe?

500 to 600 Catholics from all over Europe will gather for this event in Gdansk, the city of Solidarnosc. The Press Conference will present the aims and purpose of this meeting which will offer the opportunity for Christians to meet and discuss EU politics from the perspective of the social teaching of the Church. This European ?encounter? will develop orientations on the future of the European Union. A particular effort is being made to involve the young generation.

- Piotr JARECKI, Auxiliary Bishop of Warsaw, Vice ?President of COMECE and chairperson of the preparation committee for the First Catholic Social Days for Europe in Gdansk will present the aims of the event. - Fr Piotr MAZURKIEWICZ, Secretary general of COMECE, will talk about the reasons for introducing the principle of ?Solidarity? as the keyword for the meeting. - Stefan LUNTE, Secretary of the COMECE Social Affairs Commission will present the programme for the ?encounter? The logo for the Catholic Social Days for Europe will also be presented at the Press Conference.

To register for the Press Conference, please contact Johanna Touzel, COMECE Press Officer Johanna.touzel@comece.eu tel: +02 235 05 15
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Alessandro Di Maio

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