August 7, 2016

Membership

How to become a Member

If you want to become am member organisation of the Vienna NGO Committee on Drugs and you fulfil all mandatory criteria (see below) please fill out the application form and return it to info [@]vngoc.org.

We are looking forward to welcoming you as a new member!

Why should I join? Benefits for Members

  • Maintain and build on NGOs achievements to date
  • Be part of a critical mass
  • Convey a strong message to UN member States on behalf of Civil Society
  • Share best practices with NGOs pursuing different approaches to the drug problem
  • Share case studies from their  own country and region
  • Participate in joint UNODC projects
  • Co-sign statements and co-host side events during CND

VNGOC welcomes a wide range of organisations:

  • NGOs in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC), in accordance with the rules established by ECOSOC in Resolution 1996/31 and having a permanent representative accredited to the United Nations Office at Vienna (UNOV);
  • NGOs named and recognized by the UN Secretary-General and having a permanent representative accredited to the UN in Vienna;
  • NGOs named and recognized by virtue of their consultative status with Specialized Agencies or other United Nations bodies and having a permanent representative accredited to the UN in Vienna;
  • NGOs operating at the international level, being not-for-profit organizations, and not having consultative status with ECOSOC but having specialized knowledge and expertise in the field of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances and operating in this field; and having registered their organizational profile with the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA)
  • NGOs operating at the national or sub-national level, being not-for-profit organizations, and not having consultative status with ECOSOC but having specialized knowledge and expertise in the field of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances and operating in this field; and having registered their organizational profile with the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA)

Admission to the Committee will be based upon an application form submitted to and assessed by the Board and, upon approval, payment of the membership for at least one year. Click here to learn more about VNGOC Membership Fee Details 2017 .

Along with submitting the application form, prospective members are required to maintain a profile with the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs NGO Database and the NGO Marketplace.

To apply for membership please complete theapplication form and return it to info [@]vngoc.org.  If your organisation does not hold consultative status with ECOSOC, make sure you register your organisational profile with the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs before you apply.

Our Members

Please click on this link to open the latest list of all member organisations.

If you find that the information about your organisation is no longer up to date and should be changed, please get in touch at info [at] vngoc.org

Thank you for your cooperation!

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