The fourth CND intersessional meeting took place on June 24th 2019 in Vienna. The main agenda items encompassed a Q & A with the World Health Organisation regarding the proposed scheduling recommendations by WHO on cannabis and cannabis – related substances and the adoption of the CND work plan for the next few years. Our chair, Jamie Bridge, made an intervention about the 2019 Ministerial Segment follow-up discussions and the multiyear work plan. […]
On 26 June 2019, the United Nations, governments, non-governmental organizations, the media and citizens around the world will observe the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking to raise awareness about the impact of drug abuse and illicit trafficking of drugs. […]
The 2nd INCB civil society hearing 2019 took place on May 8, 2019 at the Vienna International Centre on the topic of “Young People and Drugs”. Representatives of civil society and the members of the International Narcotic Control Board discussed the importance of preventing drug abuse among young people and measures to reduce harms and treat drug use among youth. […]
We kicked off the the Ministerial Segment of the 62nd CND with a morning briefing for NGOs. The slides containing all information are available here: NGO Briefing Slides
The CSTF has published the full report of the Global Civil Society Consultation conducted in 2018. The report is available on the CSTF website.
At the October and November intersessional meetings of the 61st Commission on Drugs (CND) 22 civil society experts shared their work and viewpoints with the commission on various issues. Read their statements and watch their video messages!