Information on the coronavirus for meeting participants at UN Conference Centre, Addis Ababa

The UN family in Addis Ababa remains engaged and committed to delivering our mandate for the people we serve.

  • Please note that in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all meetings and conferences are suspended at the UN Conference Centre until further notice.
  • Entrance to the ECA Compound is strictly reserved for persons who need to be in the premises to undertake essential official business that cannot be conducted remotely.
  • Information for journalists: press briefings will continue to be maintained, with remote participation as guided in media advisories. Do consult our ECA COVID-19 response page for on publications, events, presentations and additional resources.
  • Our Knowledge Services will continues to be available here:  Our staff are available to answer your questions at