1- Media Centre
A media centre for the ICNRD-6 will be set up in a tent in
the internal garden of the Conferences Centre where the
Conference sessions will be held.
This media centre will receive the official broadcast of
Qatar TV. It is possible to view the broadcasting via
screens at news room, press offices, radio and TV rooms,
along with special screens of the conference. The common
main activities and some other important activities will be
2- Registration of Press Members
To secure journalistic coverage of the ICNRD-6, members of
the press are requested to officially apply for
accreditation (as attached). So, they are to bring three 2X2
cm size photographs and a letter of assignment of their
employer. Such accreditation is subject to by-laws in force,
e.g. fees, in the State of Qatar.
Completed application forms are to be sent directly to the
Foreign Information Agency on fax +974 4847788.
Accredited representatives of the press are to produce their
accreditation papers where/whenever there is a need, since
they have the right to access to the Media Centre and the
conference during the working hours in order to cover the
activities of the Conference.
Their bags, equipments and belongings are subject to
security checks before entering the venues of the
3- Distribution of Accreditation Papers
Accreditation Papers and special ID cards for members of
journalistic complexes will be issued to those who have
connection with the Media Centre of the ICNRD-6 by the
Information Committee and Foreign Information Agency
www.mofa.gov.qa & www.icnrd6.com
The Organizing Committee will issue a list of names of
Hotels recommended for the residence of the press members.
So, those who like to make a reservation at Hotels are to
follow instructions stated in chapter eight of this book.
5- The General Hall of Information
Personal “working stations” that are furnished with phones,
fax machines, computer connections, internet and other
terminal services will be provided by the zone designated
for press members. In addition to this, such working
stations will be supplied with personal computers with
access to internet, printers, fax and phone.
The Information Hall shall provide the following services:
- Sending and receiving faxes via the system of PIN
number which is used for phone main services
- Numbering photographs and negatives
- Public phone boxes that work with Q-Cards
- Screens in connection with: (1) internal circuit for
the sake of televised coverage, and (2) main TV networks
- Special areas with required services for radio and TV
6- General Data
- Qatar Radio and Television Corporation shall offer all
technical services and reservations for areas of radio and
- Media Centre shall be provided with rooms for press
- A special location will be reserved for studios and
Financial cost of participating
International Channels will be calculated wholly or partly.