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TODAY OAS to Close Accreditation Process for Media Professionals for General Assembly in Mexico

  June 9, 2017

TODAY, Friday, June 9, is the final day of accreditation for media professionals that wish to cover the Forty-seventh Regular Meeting of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS), to be held from June 19 to 21 in Cancun, Mexico.

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

General information on the General 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-seventh 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-074/17