Frequent questions/problems from participants that we need to answer:
Where is the conference taking place?
The conference will take place at the Radisson Blue hotel in Libreville, Gabon.
How to attend the One Forest Summit?
How to register for the One Forest Summit?
Is it possible to participate in the summit online?
How will transportation be arranged from the airport to the hotel?
Transport from the conference center to your hotel
After the close of daily activities on each day of the One Forest Summit, a shuttle service will be provided between the Radisson Blue and the partner hotels every 30 minutes.
What should I do if I arrive before February 23?
Is it possible to obtain an entry visa on arrival at Libreville airport?
Do I need a visa to enter Gabon?
How will I receive my entry permit to Gabon?
Who do I contact for media inquiries?
General information about Gabon:
Currency and methods of payment: The Central African CFA franc (FCFA) is the official currency of Gabon. It is divided into 100 smaller units called pennies. Gabon is largely a cash economy and credit cards are only accepted in some major hotels. The exchange rate is 1000 Fcfa = €1.53
Language: French is the official language spoken in Gabon.
Climate and Weather: Gabon has a tropical climate. Average temperatures range between 26 and 32 degrees Celsius (79 and 90 degrees Fahrenheit), making Gabon hot and humid all year round. The period from June to August is usually slightly cooler, while in the months of March and April the highest temperatures are usually measured.
Communication: SIM cards (airtel, libertis) are sold in supplier stores. As a tourist, you will need to provide two copies of your passport and visa.
Telephone country code: The country code for Gabon is +241.
Time zone: Gabon is GMT/UTC + 1h Standard Time
Electrical appliances: In Gabon, the standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.
Public transport: Gozem is a local mobility / carpooling service application.