COP29 Venue

Baku Stadium is more than just a venue for sports and entertainment; it is a symbol of Azerbaijan's ambition and its ability to host international events. It plays a crucial role in promoting sports, inclusivity, culture, and tourism in the region. Officially opened on March 18, 2015, it stands as one of the largest and most modern stadiums in the region, showcasing Azerbaijan's growing prominence in international mega events.

The stadium features a contemporary design with an elliptical shape, symbolizing eternity. Its exterior is covered with a membrane that can be illuminated in various colors, creating stunning visual effects during events.

Baku Stadium is strategically located near Baku city center, making it accessible from various parts of the city, including H.Aliyev International airport. The stadium is well-served by public transportation, including buses and the Baku Metro. It is also easily accessible by car, with extensive parking facilities available. The design of Baku Stadium incorporates several eco-friendly features, such as energy-efficient lighting and water management systems, underlining Azerbaijan's commitment to sustainable development.

The Blue Zone is the formal conference and negotiation space managed by the UNFCCC. All the official sessions, meetings, side events and press conferences held during COP29 will take place in the Blue Zone. Only UNFCCC-accredited participants, including Party delegations, Heads of State, admitted observers and the accredited press can enter the Blue Zone. For further information, please visit :

The "COP29 Delegation Services Portal" for the submission of detailed requests and establishment of country delegation pavilions and offices within the Conference Blue Zone venue perimeter can be accessed via the below link:

The portal will allow delegation representatives to select all the additional services required for their participation at the Conference Blue Zone area. "", a company with a proven experience in organizing UN climate change conferences, has been nominated as COP29 Country Pavilions' operating partner.