RIAS LOGISTICS INFORMATION NOTE Def 2 (1).pdf
5.Meal & DSA Calculation
DSA will not be covered by the UNDP and should be covered by the respective
Buffet lunch and two coffee breaks per day will be provided on all days (6 – 9
September 2016). A welcoming reception will be arranged for the evening of
Monday 5 September at the UNDP Istanbul Regional Hub premises. The Head
of Supreme Audit Institution of Turkey will host a reception on Wednesday
evening to close UN RIAS and open Plenary RIAS. A boat ride on the Bosporus
with dinner will be arranged on Thursday evening. Participants are free to
bring a guest for this event. The price for the event is 150 TRY (or 55 USD/ 50
EUR) per person).
6.Passport & Visa requirements
Participants are responsible for securing their entry visa before departing from
Participants holding Red-colored UN Laissez-Passers are exempt from visa
requirements (given that their stay in Turkey does not exceed 90 days within the
last 180 days).
Participants holding Blue-colored UN Laissez-Passers can enter Turkey with an
invitation letter issued by the event organizers in advance. For an invitation
letter, please contact: Ms Zeynep Yuceozsoy: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To avoid any possible problems at the airport participants holding Blue-colored
UN Laissez-Passers are advised to consider obtaining e-visas
(https://www.evisa.gov.tr/en/) before their arrival if they require visas with their