Webcasts

We regularly host webcasts and web chats so that you can get firsthand reports from experts and leaders about the Church’s work to address global poverty and injustice and what actions you can take to participate in these efforts.

UPCOMING WEBCASTS

Join us on Monday, June 20, 2016, for a live session about the Syrian Refugee crisis. The session will be hosted on Catholic Relief Services’ Facebook page, using Facebook Live. The session begins at 12:30 P.M. EDT. Please email us with any questions at info@confrontglobalpoverty.org.

PREVIOUS SESSIONS

Caring for Our Common Home:
Following Pope Francis’ Call to Action on Climate Change

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If you missed our last web chat, you can read the transcript here. You’ll need to scroll down to review the entire web chat and to view web links and photos.

Original air date: September 28, 2015.

Not Abandoned: Caring for Iraqi and Syrian Refugees

During this webcast we shared updates about the Church’s work to care for and protect refugees fleeing conflict in Syria and violence in Iraq. Our presenters shared stories about the people they met during their recent travel and work in the region.If you missed it or want to watch it again, you can download the recording here.

Presenters: Cullen Larson, former Country Representative for Catholic Relief Services in Iraq, and current Regional Director, U.S. Southeast Region for CRS, and Dr. Stephen M. Colecchi, Director of the Office of International Justice and Peace, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.

Original air date: March 25, 2015

Presenters: Cullen Larson, former Country Representative for Catholic Relief Services in Iraq, and current Regional Director, U.S. Southeast Region for CRS, and Dr. Stephen M. Colecchi, Director of the Office of International Justice and Peace, United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.