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CLOSING of Press Accreditation Process for OAS General Assembly

  June 10, 2019

This Friday, June 14, will be the final day of accreditation for media professionals that wish to cover the Forty-Ninth Regular Meeting of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS), to be held between June 26 and 28, 2019 in Plaza Mayor convention and exhibition center in Medellín, Colombia.

Please refer to The Press Manual for credentials requirements and other practical information for the media wishing to cover the Assembly at the following link here.

The online form to request press credentials can be found 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-Ninth 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-134/19