The Media Accreditation and Liaison Unit (M.A.L.U.) provides the following services to the press:
- Accreditation - a requirement for all journalists who wish to cover activities at the United Nations in New York.
- Liaison/Coverage - MALU liaises with Member States regarding press visits and provides escorts to events.
- Daily Media Alert - lists all open inter-governmental meetings, press briefings/conferences and other outreach activities at the United Nations Headquarters.
- Media Documents Centre - access to documents of particular interest to the press.