Postal ministers from around the world will gather at the Ministerial Conference in Istanbul this October 4 to discuss the Post's role in achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). See the full programme.
UPU Ministerial Conference
UPU members decide way forward for development
Plenipotentiaries adopted a new development cooperation policy for 2017–2020 during a committee meeting of the UPU's 26th Universal Postal Congress. The policy centres on integrating the UPU's development priorities with those of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including areas such as financial inclusion and trade facilitation.
Slideshow: 26th Universal Postal Congress
All the highlights.
26th Universal Postal Congress Officially Opened
The 26th UPU Congress kicked off September 20 in a colourful ceremony presided over by the Turkish Prime Minister, Binali Yıldırım. Congress runs until 7 October 2016.
Easy access to meetings (congress2016.upu.post) and live broadcasts (www.upu.int/en/congress-tv.html) for the duration of the Congress.