Registration

  • Online Pre-registration Deadline: 02 December 2016
  • Event Dates: 15 – 18 January 2017
  • There are no fees for registration and attendance to the Forum.
  • The United Nations Statistics Division, acting as Secretariat of the UN World Data Forum, and in coordination with the Host Country, will review all pre-registration applications and select attendees with a view to ensure regional and gender balance and diversity of expertise and constituencies in the overall selection.
  • Pre-registration applications will be reviewed and processed on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Travel funding will not be available from the United Nations or the Host Country for attendees selected to attend the Forum through this process. Each participant will be responsible for making arrangements for, and covering any costs associated with, obtaining visas and other travel documents. Each participant will be responsible for making arrangements for, and covering any costs associated with, travel and accommodation to attend the Forum.
  • To view a list of South African Embassies, Consulates, and Diplomatic Missions internationally, please visit the following website: www.dirco.gov.za
  • Official letters of invitation to attend the UN World Data Forum will be sent to approved participants via email
  • For detailed information on Airport, hotels, transport, banking and other information, please click here