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OAS Opens Press Accreditation Process for General Assembly in Dominican Republic

  May 3, 2016

The process of accreditation for media professionals that wish to cover the Forty-sixth Regular Meeting of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS), to be held from June 13 to 15 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic is now open. Applications for accreditation will be processed until June 1.

The online form to request press credentials can be found here.

The press manual with practical information for the media wishing to cover the Assembly is available here.

The General Assembly is the supreme political institution within the OAS and its decisions guide the activities and priorities of the hemispheric Organization for the year ahead. Its mandates cover a wide range of subjects, including the promotion of democratic governance, the strengthening of human rights, hemispheric security, and other issues of common concern pertaining to security, among other areas. A preliminary agenda and other relevant documents may be found on the Web page of the Forty-sixth General Assembly.

If you have any questions about the process of accreditation, please write to: [email protected].

For more information, please visit the OAS Website at

Reference: AVI-070/16