Media Advisory. Universal Postal Union

05.09.2018 - Ministerial Strategy Conference starts on 6 September in Addis Ababa

Media are invited to cover the Universal Postal Union’s Ministerial Strategy Conference, 6-7 September, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  

Over two days, ministers in charge of the postal sector, chiefs of regulatory authorities, heads of intergovernmental agencies and other high-level representatives of organizations will come together to discuss the future of the international postal sector.

What: UPU Ministerial Strategy Conference titled: “Gearing up the postal sector to drive socio-economic development”

When: 6-7 September.

Where: African Union Conference Centre, P.O. Box 3243, Roosevelt Street (Old Airport Area), W21K19, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Journalists attending the Ministerial Strategy Conference can cover the four high-level panel sessions and will have an opportunity to interview individuals from the international postal network.

For further information on the panel sessions, please go to:

NOTE: Journalists will have their own media room for the duration of the Ministerial Strategy Conference.   

Journalists unable to attend the Extraordinary Congress can view proceedings on UNTV (

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For media enquiries, please contact:

David Dadge

Manager, Communication and Events Programme

Universal Postal Union (UPU)

Executive Office Directorate

T + 251944325227

E david.dadge[at]


For accreditation of local journalists, please contact:

Yoadan Tilahun

Managing Director

Flawless Events


Press release


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