Media accreditation

Media accreditations for the sixth session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Aarhus Convention, third session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol on PRTRs, their joint High-level Segment and associated preparatory meetings are now officially open.

Media accreditation for upcoming events is reserved for members of the press - print, photo, radio, TV, film, news agencies, and online media who represent a bona fide media organization [formally registered as a media organization in a country recognized by the United Nations General Assembly].


Accreditation procedure

All media teams should be accredited and can obtain accreditation for every day of the conference. The following information must be sent to the host country secretariat (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) no later than 7 September 2017:

1. The registration form (download here in doc format);
2. A letter of assignment (PDF format) on official letterhead of a media organization, signed by the publisher, editor-in-chief or news director indicating the name and duration of assignment of the journalist(s) who will cover the upcoming meetings;.
3. A copy of their press card or other proof of their press status;.
4. A copy of an identification document (i.e. passport or national identification with photo).
Confirmation of your accreditation will be sent to the e-mail provided. Incomplete requests will not be processed.


Double accreditation

Double accreditation is not allowed (e.g. both as a journalist and as a delegate).


How to pick up your media accreditation

Once you receive an e-mail confirming that your request for accreditation has been approved, you can obtain your media press badge at the registration desks next to the Hall of Dynasties (Salle I; main meeting room) of the meeting venue will be open from 7.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, 11 September 2017, and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the remaining days of the meetings. All media personnel are advised to arrive early to allow sufficient time for screening. Last-minute arrivals may encounter delays.

When picking up your media press badge, you will be asked to present a valid passport or national identification with photo from a State recognized by the United Nations General Assembly.

Enquiries should be sent to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Access to the meeting venue

The meeting venue is the Splendid Conference and SPA Resort, Budva (Becici), Montenegro.

By receiving the accreditation, media can follow every day of the events and can use media room facilities.

The Government of Montenegro thanks partners for their support to organisation of events