SBSTTA 12 - Information for participants

Information on visa related issues is available on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France at:, a summary of which is contained in the Annex A attached hereto. Also available under this annex A is a list of visa requirements for visa applications.

Participants requiring an entry visa for France are strongly advised to approach the nearest French Diplomatic/Consular Missions in order to secure, in a timely manner, the required entry visa prior to departure.

In order to facilitate the visa process, participants should submit along with their visa applications an official letter from their respective Government or organizations nominating them as official representatives to attend SBSTTA-12 and/or WGRI-2 meetings. A letter by the Secretariat to facilitate the issuance of Visa to participants can be issued upon request.

15. Other

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme