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Apply now for pre-accreditation to cover the second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40), to be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 20-22 March 2019. The deadline for pre-accreditation is 11 March. Apply early to allow time for visa processing. On-site accreditation begins 17 March, with a letter of assignment and valid passport.

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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.


    List of open inter-governmental meetings, press briefings/conferences and other outreach activities at UNHQ (subscribe).


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

UN Worldwide Accreditation Offices