Third session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights Accreditation Information: Public Gallery Access


A limited number of seats in the public gallery, above the conference room, are available for people wishing to observe the proceedings of the OEIGWG without being accredited as participants.  Access to the public gallery will be granted according to the availability of seating and other circumstances.

Those with access to the public gallery may also attend the public side events during the session without needing additional authorization.

Requesting Access

All accreditation requests must be made online through UNOG’s Indico system.

Please create an Indico account or log in to an existing one, and then proceed to the registration form for the 3rd session of the OEIGWG.

In addition to filling in the required information on the registration form, please indicate that you are seeking access to the public gallery in the section entitled “Public Gallery Access.”  Please also indicate which days you are requesting access for at the bottom of the registration form.

If you have any questions regarding the Indico registration system, please consult the Indico guide for conference participants, consult the Indico FAQ, or send specific questions to the OEIGWG Secretariat at

Gaining Access to UNOG

If your request has been approved, you must collect a security badge for the session at the Pregny Gate of the Palais des Nations, located at 8-14 Avenue de la Paix, 1211 Geneva 10. The office is open on working days from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  To collect the badge, you must present:

  • An official identity document: E.g., a passport; and
  • A copy of the confirmation email/e-ticket from the Indico system.

Additional practical information about getting to Pregny Gate can be found here.