Welcome to the Vienna Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Committee on Drugs (VNGOC) e-home!
Unfortunatley, this website has been hacked, and almost all files have been deleted. We are working on updating the information again, but for the meantime please get in touch with info [at] vngoc.org should you require any document.
CND 2015 With less than two weeks ahead of the 58th CND, check out the CND 2015 section on the left. Thereyou will find the VNGOC Guide to CND and other useful information on VNGOC proceedins during the session.
The VNGOC and the New York NGO Committee on Drugs (NYNGOC) join forces to bring the voices of civil society to theUnited Nations General Assembly Special Session on Drugs (UNGASS)in 2016 through aCivil Society Task Force.
The Task Force was officially launched at an event in the VIC on 3 December 2014, with the support of the Governments of the Kingdom of Norway, Italy, Sweden, Mexico and the United States of America. Read thesummary of the event, along with theprogramme.
After a long planning phase, in which the membership was consulted several times, a proposal and terms of reference have been finalized. The Task Force will consist of 26 members, 18 regional representatives, 4 representatives of affected populations and a 4 person steering committee.Candidates for membership in the Taskforce are currently being evaluated, stay tuned for updates.
To learn about the history, activities and organisation of the VNGOC go to "About the VNGOC" on the side menu bar
To know about the global NGO consensus on drug policy and practice facilitated by the VNGOC, go to "Beyond 2008 Forum" on the side menu bar for background documents and the consultation process or "Beyond 2008 Resolutions" for the global consensus documents
To get information about the UN drug control system and how NGOs can contribute, go to "CND" section on the side menu bar
To learn how you can contribute to the development of drug policy and practice nationally and internationally, go to "Advocacy" on the side menu bar