In Focus

  • 71st Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA71): Opens on Tuesday, 13 September 2016
  • UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants: Monday, 19 September
  • General Debate: Opens on Tuesday, 20 September

The deadline to apply for media accreditation for the high-level period is 9 September -- Instructions to apply and media arrangements.

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The Media Accreditation and Liaison Unit (M.A.L.U.) provides logistical support and information to members of the press:


    A requirement for all journalists who wish to cover activities at the United Nations in New York (First time or Renewing)


    MALU liaises with Member States regarding press visits and provides escorts to events at UNHQ. Missions should submit requests for media passes through the eAccreditation system on the e-deleGATE portal.


    Lists open inter-governmental meetings, press briefings/conferences and other outreach activities at UNHQ.


    Access to documents and reports of particular interest to the press. For updates, please follow us on Twitter @UNMediaLiaison

UN Worldwide Accreditation Offices