Media

Official press releases, live streaming and photographs of the 42nd session of the World Heritage Committee will be available.

Accreditation is mandatory for media representatives who wish to cover the 42nd session of the World Heritage Committee. To be accredited, the following steps should be followed: Kindly send an email with the full name of each person and the name of the media organization seeking accreditation to media@42whcbahrain2018.bh. In reply to your email, you will receive a registration code and a letter, which will be required to complete your visa application. All media representatives must apply for a visa by filling an online form through the registration system. All media representatives who wish to cover the session are kindly asked to register before 20 May 2018. Please note that after 20 May 2018, the session organizers will not be in a position to facilitate visas for media representatives free of charge.

Please take note of the need to declare all media equipment at Customs upon arrival. Please follow the instructions on the website to facilitate Customs’ procedures. Additionally, certain items such as drones or walkie-talkie may not be brought to Bahrain without additional permission from the Ministry of Interior. The organizers will not be in a position to facilitate the permission process for these items. Please visit http://www.bahraincustoms.gov.bh for the list of all prohibited items.