Canada will host a meeting of G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in Iqaluit, Nunavut, on February 5-6, 2010. The meeting will commence with a working dinner on Friday and conclude with a joint press conference for G7 Finance Ministers in the early afternoon on Saturday.
Media representatives planning to cover these meetings must be registered, accredited and hold a valid G7 media identification badge to have access to the facilities.
Accreditation is open to all bona fide news organizations. Freelance media representatives must be sponsored by a recognized news organization and attach a letter of assignment to the accreditation form.
For accreditation purposes, all media representatives are requested to complete an online registration form available at
https://accreditationfmm2010.excellium.ca/fmm2010 (Username: MediaFMM2010)
before January 25, 2010. In addition to personal data, the following information will be required to complete your online registration:
Registrants are not required to submit a passport-type photograph or a photograph that has been taken by a professional photographer. However, the photograph must meet the following criteria:
Accreditation confirmation will be issued only after a security screening performed by the Canadian government competent authorities and confirmed by national governments. ID badges will be available for collection beginning on Thursday, February 4, 2010 on at the Frobisher Inn, Astro Hill Terrace, Iqaluit, Nunavut, from 09:00 until 19:00.