Ministerial Conference 2021

The UPU will be holding the 27th Universal Postal Congress in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire (Rep.), from 9 to 27 August 2021. As part of this event, a UPU Ministerial Conference will be held on 10 August 2021. The theme will be “COVID-19 and the postal sector – what has and hasn’t changed, and what needs to change”. 

This will be an opportunity for government decision makers and the heads of UN agencies and other international organizations to take stock of the transformations resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, and to reflect on what has not changed and the changes that are needed in order to bring about a sustainable future.


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