Welcome to WIC,

In this page you will find useful information regarding visa, accommodation options, COVID-19 restrictions, and tourism in Geneva.

Visa Requirement  

Participants who need a visa to enter Switzerland are invited to contact the nearest diplomatic representation in their country of residence. A Schengen visa is required – depending on the nationality of the visitor. For more information visit the official website from here.

Hotel & Accommodation

selected number of hotels with special rates are available for the 26th WAIPA World Investment Conference.


The promo code for 15% discount is GBDYNBB15GGB  and you can access the reservation link from here

 Manotel Group Geneva

The promo code for 20% discount is GRP-WIAPA0922 and you can access the reservation link for the hotels above from here

The promo codes are valid from September 12th to September 15th,2022

Accommodation option for LDCs from International Geneva Welcome Center

The CAGI provides accommodation support and facilitates the stay of delegates during an international conference, meeting or free training in Geneva. Representatives of civil society from developing countries and governments of least developed countries (LDCs) can benefit from our support during their stay in Geneva.

To apply click here and for more information visit their website.

COVID-19 Regulations

You can check the requirements for entry from here and for more information click here 

The State Secretariat for Migration determines who is allowed to enter Switzerland and what requirements have to be met (e.g. COVID-19 vaccination or recovery for third-country nationals entering from outside the Schengen area). The SEM also has its own list of high-risk countries. (Source)

Tourism in Geneva

For information about activities and things to do in Geneva, please visit Visit Geneva official website from here.