ACCREDITATION NOTICE: 20º World Energy Cities Partnership (WECP) Annual General Meeting in Rio de Janeiro

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  • Posted on October 14, 2015

    Media outlets interested in covering the event must request the accreditation of its Brazilian and foreign professionals by 10am (Brazilian time) of October 24th, 2015.

    WECP, entity that unites 23 energy hub cities from 19 of the main oil-producing countries in the world, holds the event for the first time in Rio de Janeiro, with the presence of 15 international delegations, 9 of them led by Mayors. Represented are the cities of Aberdeen (Scotland), Atyrau (Kazakhstan), Doha (Qatar), Esbjerg (Denmark), Halifax and Calgary (Canada), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Stavanger (Norway), Cape Town (South Africa), Houston (USA), Dammam (Saudi Arabia), Karamay, Dongying and Daqing (China) and Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

    The press will be allowed access to the conferences taking place on October 26 and 27, with events in the GE Research Center, at UFRJ Technology Park, and Riocentro. For a complete updated schedule, access our site.

    Requests must be sent to by the institutional email of the media outlet, containing the following information in the message:


    BRAZILIANS: Name, position, professional registration, RG and CPF


    FOREIGNERS: Name, position, copies of the passport pages containing the subject’s identification, passport number and temporary visas 2 (two) or 6 (six) emitted by the Brazilian Government.


    The delivery of credentials will take place at the scheduled location for the event:

    26/10 : Auditorium of the GE Research Center, UFRJ Technology Park, Ilha do Fundão.

    27/10: Rio Centro, Av. Salvador Allende, 6555 – Barra da Tijuca


    The following criteria must be obeyed by companies, respecting the order of arrival of requests:

    Television: 1 reporter, 1 camera operator and 1 assistant;

    Rádio: 1 reporter;

    Newspaper/Magazine: 1 reporter and 1 photojournalist;

    News Agency: 1 reporter, 1 camera operator and 1 photojournalist;

    News Portal: 1 reporter, 1 camera operator and 1 photojournalist;


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