Intergovernmental organizations that have not received a standing invitation to participate as observers in the sessions and the work of the General Assembly and that are interested in obtaining an ad-hoc accreditation for the United Nation Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40) to be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, (20 to 22 March 2019) may submit an application addressed to the Secretary-General of the Conference.

Interested IGOs are invited to send a letter from the head of the organization on official letterhead (with the original signature) addressed to the Secretary-General of the Conference requesting for ad-hoc accreditation to the Conference and describing the work of the organization related to the Conference objectives; provide copies of the organization’s establishing agreement (a formal treaty or other legal instrument); provide information on the membership of the organization; and submit the latest annual report.

Upon review of the applications by the Secretariat, the applications will be forwarded to the General Assembly for its consideration.

The letter addressed to the Secretary-General of the Conference should be emailed to:

Secretariat of the Conference
Mr. Mehdi Mirafzal

Kindly note that the deadline for ad hoc/special accreditation of IGOs will close on February 4, 2019. No applications will be accepted after that date.