For Immediate Release
Caribbean Bishops and Development Groups Urge Debt Relief for Irma-Struck Islands
WASHINGTON - On behalf of Caribbean Catholic Bishops, Bishop Gabriel Malzaire called for islands dealing with Hurricane Irma to receive debt relief. As president of the Antilles Episcopal Conference, Malzaire joins US, European and Caribbean development groups that are calling for debt payments to be delayed until affected islands can rebuild.
Read the full letter from Bishop Malzaire and the Antilles Episcopal Conference.
Read the letter from European debt and development groups to the IMF.