30th “Spirit of Assisi”: Assisi Hosts Great Peace Event "Thirst for Peace. Faith, Cultures in Dialogue"
Assisi will host 30th “Spirit of Assisi” Anniversary Celebration, "Thirst for Peace. Faith, Cultures in Dialogue" September 18-20, 2016 -- taking place thirty years after the historic Day of World Religions Prayer for Peace, convened prophetically by Pope Saint John Paul II in Assisi in 1986.
Live TV coverage will be available in Italy via CTV, RAI-UNO and of the more important moments of the event of praying for peace. News will be available on the Basilica Magazine site: www.sanfrancesco.org.
They event will be covered by more than 600 accredited journalists working from 3 press rooms and 1 credit bureau. To date, 35 nations will connect with Assisi.
The event “Thirst for Peace. Faiths and Cultures in Dialogue” is promoted by the Sant’Egidio Community, the Diocese of Assisi and the Franciscan Families of Assisi.
For the program in English click here.
For more information in Italian click here.
For accreditation for journalists click here.
Click here for the International Event brochure in Italian.
For Internet Coverage of RAI-1. click here