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Press Accreditation Process for OAS General Assembly is Open

  June 2, 2015

The process of accreditation for media professionals that wish to cover the Forty-Fifth Regular Meeting of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS), to be held from June 15 to 16 at the headquarters of the Organization in Washington DC is now OPEN. Applications for accreditation will be processed until June 8.

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-Fifth General Assembly.

If you have any questions about the process of accreditation, please write to:

For more information, please visit the OAS Website at

Reference: AVI-084/15