Over the weekend of the Genoa G8 Summit, CAFOD is hosting a virtual newsroom on the Drop the Debt website. Visit the newsroom at: The website features all the latest news, pictures and live updates from both the official conference centres of the G8 Summit to the debt marches on the streets of Genoa. A CAFOD spokesman said: "There will be a lot of media hype about the summit and there may be little attention given to the issues such as third world debt that concern millions - check this site out to find out what is happening from the perspective of campaigners worldwide." Features in the newsroom will include: *Interviews with debt campaigners from around the world *Pictures and stories live from Drop the Debt events in Genoa *Profiles, pictures and quotes from Drop the Debt's celebrity supporters, including U2's Bono, Thom Yorke of Radiohead, and Bob Geldof *Response to official G8 announcements *Latest information about activities in Genoa To receive updates via email instead of the web, subscribe to the free e-newsletter by sending a blank email to To contact the web team, send an email to Nick Buxton & James Stewart CAFOD/DROP THE DEBT WEBTEAM

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