South East and East Asia and the Pacific

(Brunei, Cambodia, China, Fiji, Indonesia, Japan, Kiribati, Laos, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Myanmar, North Korea, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Thailand, Tonga, Vanuatu, Vietnam)

Regional Lead Organisations

Asian Harm Reduction Network represented by Pascal Tanguay and Gerard De Kort

International Federation of Non-Governmental Organisations for the Prevention of Drug and Substance Abuse represented by Dato’ Haji Mustapha Ma and Nuno M. R. Jorge

Yayasan Cinta Anak Bangsa (Indonesia) represented by Veronica Colondam, Antonius Riva Setiawan and Andrew Carruth

Designated NGO Committees Representative

Gabor Somogyi (Hungary) of the Beckley Foundation Drug Policy Programme, UK

The regional consultation was held in Macau S.A.R. on the 31st October and 1 November 2007.  It was hosted by OFAP (the Organisation of the Families of Asia and the Pacific) and the Presidency of IFNGO.  Substantial local sponsorship was provided by the Government of Macau, the Macau Foundation, the IAS (Social Welfare Bureau), OFAP and the Venetian Hotel and Resort.  The Associacao de Recuperacao de Toxicodependentes and the OFAP provided the local secretariat for the consultation.  The consultation report has now been published and you can download it by clicking on this link.

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