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ACCESSIBILITY AT UNOG A A A A The United Nations in the Heart of Europe

Practical Information

Practical Information


Delegates must register in advance through the secretariat of the conference to which they have been invited. Security identification badges are delivered upon provision of an accreditation request duly approved by the secretariat of the conference. 

Delegates may collect their security identification badges at the Pass and Identification Unit at the following address:

Pass and Identification Unit
UNOG Security and Safety Section
Pregny Gate

8 - 14 avenue de la Paix
1211 Geneva 10

The office is open on working days, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tel.: + 41 (0) 22 917 50 02/+ 41 (0) 22 917 29 53
Fax.: + 41 (0) 22 917 04 94


Public Transport by Tram and Bus:

The Palais des Nations is served by several tram and bus lines:
Buses 8, 28, F, V and Z serve Pregny Gate (Appia stop) where the Pass and Identification Unit is located.

Trams number 13 and 15, as well as buses 5, 8, 11, 14, 28, V, F, and Z serve the Place des Nations. Place des Nations, where the Nations Gate is located, is some 500 metres away from the Pregny Gate.

The number 28 bus serves Cointrin Airport from the Place des Nations.
Further information such as itineraries, timetables, fares, etc. is available on the site of the Transports publics genevois.

A taxi stand is located on Route de Pregny, some 25 meters from the Pregny Gate, direction Place des Nations. Taxis are usually available around the clock. The following direct telephone number will ensure arrival within minutes: : +41 (0) 22 331 41 33.

Private Vehicles (for members of permanent missions only):
Delegates may drive to the Palais des Nations and park their vehicles in the parking lots in the compound, provided they have been delivered a parking sticker.

Parking stickers are issued upon written request from the permanent missions. They can be collected from the Pass and Identification Unit of the Security and Safety Section at the Pregny Gate at the same time as the delegates’ security identification badges.

Please note that the access doors within the buildings are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.