Note to correspondents
Note to correspondents No. 1
Note to correspondents No. 2
Media Arrangements for
High-level Segment (59 kB)
Press kit (381 kB) - updated 6 November 2006
Press and Media accreditation for COP 12 and CMP 2
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The press conference room is reserved for delegations and official UNFCCC briefings. Other requests may
be considered on a case-by case basis.
The Media Centre is located in a marquee on the lawn. It offers various services to
accredited press and media representatives, including an international broadcasting centre for TV and
radio, a documents counter and work facilities for the print media with computer and telecommunication
The Media Information Counter is located in the Media Centre. Staff at the counter facilitate booking
of the Press Conference Room and help arrange interviews with United Nations officials or delegates.
Hours and contact information
Monday, 6 November-Friday, 17 November from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The press area will offer 36 PC workspaces available on a first-come-first-served basis. For laptop
users, there will be 36 Plug and play workspaces.
Photocopying will be available on a commercial basis.
Work cubicles for TV and radio services as well as international news agencies are available at COP
sessions only. A limited number of work cubicles are expected to be made available at the Conference
site at the United Nations Office in Nairobi (UNON) for those TV and radio clients who intend to
provide detailed coverage of the event. Request a work cubicle.
The UNFCCC Communications Team at COP 12/CMP 2 - please note that our Nairobi telephone numbers
are no longer in effect. Please contact us in
Mr. John Hay, Conference Spokesperson
+254 (0)727 534 419
Mr. Alexander Saier, Information Officer
(press conference room) - Request a press conference
+254 (0)727 534 525
Ms. Carrie Assheuer, Public Information and Media Assistant
- Request an interview
+254 (0)727 534 420
as of 21 November 2006: +49 228 815 1005
Mr. Tim Davis, TV/Radio Liaison Officer
+254 (0)722 824 563