The deadline for accreditation to the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action
(ADP) was 6 March 2014. Late applications may still be submitted and will be considered on a
case-by-case basis. If the applicant's credentials meet UN criteria and there is space, the
accreditation will be processed. There is, however, no guarantee that it will be possible to allow
access to the conference for late applicants.
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All participants are requested upon arrival at the Conference venue to proceed to the registration
desk, which will be open from Friday, 7 March to Friday, 14 March 2014, in order to collect their
badges to access the conference premises.
A valid photo ID in addition to the fast-track pass generated from the online registration system
should be presented to registration staff.
- Friday, 7 March 2014 to Sunday, 9 March 2014 from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
- Monday, 10 March 2014 until Friday, 14 March 2014 from 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
Early registration on Saturday, 8 March 2014 or Sunday, 9 March 2014 is highly recommended to avoid
delays on the first day of the session.
Please be aware that double registration is not permitted (i.e. as a State representative and an
observer organization representative, or as an observer organization representative and a press/media
Badges are essential in order for participants to gain access to the premises. For security reasons,
all participants are requested to wear their badges at all times.
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A press conference room will be available in the UN building "Altes Abgeordnetes
Hochhaus", next to the World Conference Center Bonn. Live and on-demand webcast
services will be provided.
Please send requests for press conferences to pressconf(at)unfccc.int
Information on booking press conferences
Media representatives accredited to cover UNFCCC meetings are responsible for their own travel and
hotel bookings. The secretariat is not in a position to make these arrangements.
Hotel bookings placed through the link to the City of Bonn's designated page for the sessions includes a free public
transportation ticket for the city and the region of Bonn (Verbund Rhein Sieg). The print-at-home PDF
ticket is valid for the duration of the hotel stay of the delegate. The ticket will be sent
automatically along with the hotel reservation confirmation.
For further assistance, please contact:
Telephone: +49 (0)2 28/ 910 41 33
All foreign delegates entering the Federal Republic of Germany must have a valid passport. Participants
requiring an entry or transit visa are strongly encouraged to contact the appropriate consular
authorities as soon as this notification is received.
The issuance of a visa for the Schengen States may take up to two weeks from the date of submission of
the visa application. To facilitate the issuance of a visa, a copy of this notification should be
attached to the visa request. For more information, please visit the website of the Federal Foreign
Participants are strongly recommended to obtain comprehensive international medical insurance for the
period of participation. The United Nations and the Convention secretariat disclaim all responsibility
for medical, accident and travel insurance, for compensation for death or disability, for loss of or
damage to personal property and for any other costs or losses that may be incurred during travel or the
period of participation.
In the interest of the security and safety of all participants and the smooth running of the sessions,
the Convention secretariat reserves the right to deny and/or restrict access to the conference
premises, or to request registered participants to leave the premises.
The Convention secretariat shall not be responsible for any or all expenses incurred by nominated
participants who are requested to leave the premises, or refused registration or access to the sessions
for which they have been nominated and/or registered as participants.