Media accreditation for the UN Climate Change Conference in Marrakech has been open since the beginning
of July and the secretariat has been processing a large volume of applications. The secretariat
indicated a quota would be enforced, and that applications would be processed until the deadline of 17
October or when the quota was reached, whichever came first.
As of 10 October, the quota was reached and our deadline for COP 22 was 17
October. Accreditations are now at the maximum level in relation to the physical
capacity of the conference and media facilities, taking into account other participants and fire and
Upon arrival at the conference venue, please register at the Registration counter during the opening
hours indicated below. The acknowledgement letter generated by the online registration system and a
valid passport or a national identification card should be presented to registration staff
General Registration Opening Hours:
- Tuesday, 1 November until Friday, 4 November 2016, from 8.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
- Saturday, 5 November until Friday, 18 November 2016, from 8.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m., except Sunday, 13
To avoid delays, it is highly recommended that you register as early as possible and
before Monday, 7 November.
Please be aware that you can only register once for the sessions. Double registration (e.g. as a State
representative and an observer organization representative, or as a State representative and a
press/media representative) is not permitted.
Press Conferences/Booking a press conference roomTop
Draft, provisional, tentative schedules (as of 17 November). Schedules are subject to
change. Please check the CCTV screens throughout the conference premises for the latest
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Scheduled press conferences are posted on the UNFCCC website and announced on the CCTV screens
throughout the conference premises.
Media advisories and press releases for scheduled events are accessible here. Material to be posted on this
page (in form of pdfs or external links) may be submitted to
Please send requests for press conferences to: pressconf(at)unfccc(dot)int
More information on booking press conferences
It is essential that you have an official UNFCCC conference badge in order to gain access to the
premises. For security reasons, all participants are requested to wear their badges visibly at all
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Media representatives accredited to cover UNFCCC meetings are responsible for their own travel and
hotel bookings. Information on accommodation and
hotels (host government website).
Participants are strongly advised to obtain comprehensive international medical insurance for
the duration of their stay. The United Nations and the UNFCCC 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 interests of the security and safety of all participants and the smooth running of the sessions,
the UNFCCC secretariat reserves the right to deny and/or restrict access to the conference premises, or
to request registered participants to leave the premises. The UNFCCC secretariat shall not be
responsible for any 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