Information for Delegations

 

I. Introductory information
II. The General Assembly and its Main Committees
III.Conference services
IV. Media, public and library services
V. Facilities and services for delegations

 

Note


This booklet contains information of a general nature about United Nations Headquarters and is applicable throughout the fifty-seventh session. For information on the telephone system at United Nations Headquarters please refer to page 74 under Telecommunication Services. Changes to the booklet should be addressed to the General Assembly Servicing Branch, room S-3001H, ext. 3.2337, fax: 963-3783.

ST/CS/52
September 2002

Contents


I. Introductory information


Entrance
Grounds passes and admission to meetings
Security
Information (telephones and desk locations)
Medical Services
Disabled, facilities for
Protocol and Liaison Service
Credentials


II. The General Assembly and its Main Committees


General Assembly (Office of the President)
General Assembly (Secretariat arrangements)
General Assembly (Plenary and General
Committee meetings)
General Assembly (Main Committees)
Other organs


III. Conference services


Meetings services
Seating arrangements
Journal
Interpretation
Records of meetings
Speeches (prepared texts)
Communications and materials, distribution of
Documents facilities


IV. Media, public and library services


Spokesman for the Secretary-General
Public information
Radio and television services and facilities
Photo services and facilities

United Nations information centres,
services provided by
Non-governmental organizations, services to
Special programmes
Visitors, services to
Library


V. Facilities and services for delegations


Cloakrooms
Lounges
Dining-room and cafeteria facilities
Guests
Typists' rooms
Photocopier
Sound reinforcement systems
Sound recordings
Video projections
Videoconferencing
Mail and messenger services
Computer-related services
Telecommunication services
Postal Administration
Parking
Transportation (local)
Travel entitlements
Travel facilities
City liaison and legal assistance
Hospitality
Banking facilities
Newsstand
Bookshop
Publications, sale of
Meditation room
Quiet room
Gift Centre
United Nations premises, request for use of