International Symposium on Fisheries Sustainability


FAO Headquarters location

The FAO Headquarters is located in the city centre of Rome, near the Circo Massimo and close to the Colosseum. It's a lofty white building that is easy to recognize.

See below an interactive map of FAO location:

Registration at FAO Headquarters

When you arrive at FAO, please use the main entrance and go to the reception desk in the security pavilion. We kindly ask you to bring your identity card or passport with you. Once you have received the building pass, you will be able to enter and exit the building without going to the reception desk. The building pass is valid for the duration of the meeting and must be worn at all times. Admission to FAO premises will at all times require the presentation of your building pass.

Please note that FAO is a smoke-free area. Smoking is not permitted inside FAO buildings.

Facilities for disabled persons

The FAO buildings correspond to European Community and Italian disabled facility building codes. All entrances at FAO headquarters are accessible for disabled persons in wheelchairs. An elevator is provided in Building A and a ramp is provided in Building D. Accessible restroom facilities are located in Building A on the ground, first and third floors.