Meetings and Publishing Division

About us

The Meetings and Publishing Division is the interface of conference services between the Secretariat and the Member States. It provides a wide range of conference services, including interpretation, verbatim reporting and meetings support.


Our work

The three entities of the Division have the following responsibilities:

  • The Interpretation Service at United Nations Headquarters facilitates communication at intergovernmental meetings by providing interpretation from and into the six official languages of the United Nations (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish).
  • The Meetings Support Section provides meeting and publishing services, including meeting support, production editing, desktop publishing and digital printing.
  • The Verbatim Reporting Service produces, in all six official languages, records of the meetings of the General Assembly, the Security Council and other intergovernmental bodies.