Brussels, October 8, 2009 (SIGNIS) - SIGNIS-Thailand will offer a live webcast of the SIGNIS World Congress 2009 on the theme "Media for a Culture of Peace - Children's Rights, Tomorrow's Promise".

From October 17 to 21, the SIGNIS World Congress 2009 will gather over 250 Catholic communicators and media professionals in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Those who are unable to attend will now have the opportunity to follow the Congress live online, courtesy of SIGNIS-Thailand.

The live webcast will run from the Opening Mass of Sunday 18 at 09:00 AM (please note that Thailand time is GMT+7 hours) until the end of Gala Dinner celebrating the 80th anniversary of SIGNIS on October 21 on the following websites: http://signisthailand.cbct.net, www.catholic.or.th as well as the official Congress website www.signisworldcongress.net.