VNGOC Vice-Chair Dr. Katherine Pettus, PhD reports on the 60th Session of the Commission of Narcotic Drugs. Read her article here.
The recording our our side event on Civil Society and International Drug Policy in the Context of Agenda 2030 is now online. Watch it here.
Civil Society and International Drug Policy in the Context of Agenda 2030 Our side event took place on Friday 17th March, 14:20 – 15:10 at conference room M3 (Vienna International Centre) and was a huge success. The event was streamed live to enable access for those not in Vienna and in case you missed it, we recorded it.[…]
Esbjörn Hörnberg, chairperson of VNGOC made a statement at the opening of the 6oth session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs. Read the full statement here.
60th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs Guide to CND To support NGO and CSO participation in and engagement with the Commission, the VNGOC has prepared a detailed Guide with information about the Commission and how it operates; information about NGO participation in the Commission and suggestions on how they can engage most effectively with its[…]
VNGOC contributions to the 52nd session of the CND The VNGOC played a central role in coordinating NGO input to the High Level segment of the 52nd session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND). It also facilitated NGO engagement at the regular session of the Commission.
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National Action for Access to Opioid Medicines – Success Stories During the 53rd session a side event sponsored by VNGOC, together with WHO, the Federal Office of Public Health of Switzerland, the International Union Against Cancer (IUCC), the Open Society Institute (OSI), the Drug Control and Access to Medicines Consortium (DCAM) and Human Rights Watch was[…]
During the 53rd session the VNGOC prepared a Conference Room Paper for the Thematic Debate, made two statements to the Commission, organised informal dialogues with the President of INCB and the Executive Director of UNODC and co-sponsored two events as well as hosting a daily NGO briefing. For the Thematic Debate we also collected photographs[…]