Participation at the symposium is open to representatives of governments, civil society organizations, the private sector, trade unions, parliamentarians, academics and other international organizations. Participation is free of charge upon registration.

Participants are responsible for making their own visa and travel arrangements to and from Geneva. Simultaneous interpretation into the official United Nations languages (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Spanish and Russian) will be available during the plenary sessions.

On-line registration closes on 1 June 2014.